Food imported from far-away states and countries is often older, has traveled and sits in dirty vans and trucks, before it gets to your store. It is also much healthier. He could also try to be on a budget so he doesn’t over spend on food he doesn’t need or expensive food . He could use left-over meat instead of wasting meat. Simon could reduce food waste by storing food when he is done and not leaving it out when he is done cooking. If he doesn’t want his leftovers he can donate it to the foodbanks and help people who don’t have food.