At an award ceremony at KSLA, The Royal Swedish Academy of Forestry and Agriculture in Stockholm, Andreea Bolos was awarded Måltidsakademiens award "Årets Svenska Måltidslitteratur 2021, Doctoral dissertations and other scientific publications". She received the award for her doctoral dissertation "Comfortably numb: choose, eat, waste: four experimental essays on consumers' acceptance of sub-optimal food".
"Food waste is a gigantic global nutrition problem. The survey charts consumers' attitudes towards nutritionally wholesome but visually imperfect vegetables, which in the long run can increase acceptance and help reduce waste ".
Read more about the competition and the winners on Måltidsakademins webpage