Share of respondents that have thrown away food products in the last week because they are past their expiry date in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2016
United Kingdom (UK): food products thrown away because past expiry date in 2016
This statistic shows the results of a survey in which respondents were asked which food products they have thrown away in the last week because they were past their expiry date in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2016. A majority of 21 percent of respondents have thrown away a bakery item that has gone off, followed by 12 percent who have thrown yoghurt away.
Share of respondents that have thrown away food products in the last week because they are past their expiry date in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2016
Share of respondents
Bakery21%
Yoghurt12%
Vegetables11%
Fruit9%
Pre-cooked meat9%
Fresh meat6%
Fruit juices4%
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United Kingdom (UK): food products thrown away because past expiry date in 2016
This statistic shows the results of a survey in which respondents were asked which food products they have thrown away in the last week because they were past their expiry date in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2016. A majority of 21 percent of respondents have thrown away a bakery item that has gone off, followed by 12 percent who have thrown yoghurt away.
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