Do Tories Hate Waste?

After the recent election in Britain, there’s a new Conservative Party prime minister and cabinet. OK, sure. But what I’m wondering is what will become of Britain’s anti-food waste movement?

Hopefully, nothing. After all, what’s more conservative than conserving your resources (i.e. not wasting)? The question is: is it Conservative?
image courtesy of Tom Edwards via Creative CommonsI’d guess that there will┬ábe less government investment in waste reduction, but that most activity will continue unabated. There’s just so much built up momentum.

And from what I’ve read, it seems like business as usual:

While I can’t see this attention on waste evaporating overnight, I hope it doesn’t fade over weeks and months, either. Fingers crossed.

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