Food waste collection in Oslo
The City of Oslo has presented a press release in which collection of food waste is described.
A resident of Oslo produces 83.6 kg food waste in the year 2016. This year's analysis shows a degree of sorting of food waste at 43.9 percent in 2016, compared with 38.2 percent in 2015. An increase of 5,7 percentagesin food waste collection.This is equivalent to 4.2 kg extra in green bag per person in Oslo, or just over four green bags extra per person.
- This scorresponds to over a kilometer bus ride per capita, since a biogas bus can run 250 meters on biomethane produced from one green bag, says communication officer Tone Dalen.