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A tool in the toolkit: can true cost accounting remove siloed thinking about food loss and waste?

8 November 2021

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Efforts to decrease food loss and waste must engage with all stakeholders and all of their impacts. This report explores using a method called True Cost Accounting to help overcome siloed thinking and support collaborative efforts to reduce food loss and waste throughout the whole food system.


Amy Molotoks
Research Associate, SEI York


food security agriculture trade food methodology sustainable production consumption food waste governance : sustainable development goals economy : supply chains air : food and agriculture