Feb 3 2016

Dumpster Diving in the Media

dddIn 2015 a journalist from RTL Klub, Hungarian media portal, decided to film dumpster diving and cooking. Apparently, this topic gets Hungarian media attention once in a while.

Here is the VIDEO.

The place for dumpstering: Fehérvári úti Vásárcsarnok.

The place for cooking: Elesztő.

The place of food distribution: Boráros square.

The people: Food Not Bombs Budapest + whoever comes with them + author of this blog.

There were some pieces of video from Germany, since the author of this blog did not consent to become a zoo: go somewhere in Budapest and dumpster in front of a camera.

Feb 2 2016

Plastic.. It’s Fantastic!

Here is a summary of life expectancy of different kinds of plastic.


Feb 1 2016

Dumpster Diving in Budapest in the Media

kukaIn 2010 journalists from Index.hu decided to make a video about dumpster diving and then cooking the dumpstered vegetables. The dumpster diving took place in the Central Market in Budapest. The journalist and the cameraman were following us while we were fishing for veggies from the market’s dumpsters. The journalist also joined the dumpster diving. After that one person from the group invited the cameraman and the journalist home, where they cooked a nice meal from the dumpstered food.

HERE you can find the article about this in Hungarian.

And HERE you can find the video

Feb 1 2016

Ecology Action

Meet Ecology Action: a zero waste initiative in Cenral Texas. They have a list of recycling places in U.S. on their website.