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1.1 Definition and scope of study

Anti-waste applications are those applications that have sustainability at heart and aim to find innovative and effective solutions to avoid waste of anything such as food or clothes. You can find applications that sell unsold food at discounted prices or that give you the possibility to sell clothes you no longer use. In this study, applications that aim to waste less food are considered.

Globally, as analysed by the FAO, food waste is estimated at 1.3 billion tonnes per year, equivalent to about one third of the world's population. In addition, the food waste management market will be worth $54.29 billion by 2028 with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.6%. The determining factor for this growth is the increased awareness of citizens regarding sustainability and circular economy issues, which leads them to pay more attention to this in their daily lives.

As far as Italy is concerned, the country recorded a 25% decrease in food waste in 2020 compared to the previous year. Furthermore, 36% of Italians say they pay attention to the environmental impact of food waste and the country ranks 13th in Europe for the amount of food wasted. An example of Italian success in the world of anti-waste applications is Myfoody. This application was born in 2016 and allows you to shop for products that are expiring or have packaging defects, saving up to 50%. Another example of an application is "Empty the fridge", which aims to suggest recipes based on the products in the fridge. In this way, users are encouraged to use all leftover products without having to throw them away.

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PhD Industrial transformations

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