Saudi authorities urge public to avoid food waste during Ramadan

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  • Ministry of Surroundings, Water and Agriculture says great amount of meat results in trash throughout Ramadan and the waste creates challenges for the agricultural sector
  • The typical individual within the Kingdom wastes greater than 184 kg of meals annually, amounting to a complete of 4 million tons nationwide, price $10.7 billion The typical individual within the Kingdom wastes greater than 184 kg of meals annually, amounting to a complete of 4 milli

RIYADH: Authorities in Saudi Arabia have known as for โ€œrational habitsโ€ when individuals break their quick throughout Ramadan, to assist scale back the quantity of meat that’s wasted within the Kingdom through the holy month.

The Ministry of Surroundings, Water and Agriculture stated giant portions of meat find yourself in landfill and dumps throughout Ramadan, and this waste creates challenges for the agricultural sector.

Research have discovered that the common individual within the Kingdom wastes greater than 184 kilograms of meals annually, amounting to a complete of about 4 million tons nationwide. This represents the lack of 18.9 p.c of all meals, at a value of greater than SR40 billion ($10.7 billion) a yr. Specialists say one of many fundamental causes for that is declining public consciousness of meals waste.

Ministry figures present that 444,000 tons of poultry meat are wasted annually in Saudi Arabia, 22,000 tons of lamb, 13,000 tons of camel meat, 69,000 tons of fish, and 41,000 tons of different kinds of meat.

Officers urged the general public to be extra conscious of the essential want to scale back meat waste and to undertake extra rational patterns of consumption to handle the problem, assist obtain sustainable growth objectives, and protect pure sources.

They highlighted the significance of correct planning earlier than shopping for meals, bearing in mind the variety of individuals to be fed, and of not serving extreme quantities of meals in a single meal. It additionally beneficial saving leftovers to make use of in subsequent meals, or donating uneaten meals.

The ministry additionally stated it has launched a number of initiatives designed to boost consciousness of the problems surrounding meals waste and encourage the general public to undertake extra sustainable shopper behaviors. These embrace campaigns to teach individuals about methods to scale back and protect meat and scale back waste, together with via improved storage and refrigeration.

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