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Sainsbury’s is on a mission to change the way we think about the food we buy, cook, eat - and throw away. Discover practical hints and tips on how to save money on your food bills, and be inspired by how the historic mining town of Swadlincote, Derbyshire is leading the charge. To help you waste less food, throughout September we’ll be giving you advice on how to properly store everything from fresh fruit to breads.

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Don’t put your avocados on a diet

To help slow down the process of your leftover avocado going dry and brown, store halved fruits in the fridge with the stone left in.

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Banana split your fruit up

Bananas can cause other fruit to ripen rapidly, so it’s best to keep them separate.

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