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- Dec 2017 - ePetetion to the German Bundestag released to make dumpster diving legal.
- Feb 4, 2017 - First German supermarket to sell only waste food, The Good Food
- July 13, 2016 - Dumpstermap.org, a collaborative map for sharing dumpster diving locations has been released.
- February 4, 2014 - 3 dumpster divers convicted of stale food theft in France — sad day for dumpster diving in France.
- April 15, 2014 - We started an interesting article here: How to prevent dumpster diving.
- April 5, 2014 - FallingFruit.org/freegan - Falling Fruit launches their global freegan map, meticulously assembled from data all across the internet (including all the locations on Trashwiki).
- January, 2014 - Three charged with stealing food from skip behind supermarket in the UK writes The Guardian.
- December, 2013 - Research on dumpster diving in UK. Please fill in the survey. Results will be shared on trashwiki.
- August 31, 2013 - Some of the folks behind Trashwiki have started Moneyless.org, a website with a lot of information about living without money.
- July 16, 2013 - Let's work on a collaborative submission to an EU Food Waste consultation
- March 21, 2013 - Uploading pics for Trashwiki becomes a snap with the Wikimedia Commons app for Android. Enable your GPS, make pics of your dumpster finds and add them to Trashwiki articles.
- March 20, 2013 - Dumpsterdam.nl by Robino is a new initiative in the Netherlands about dumpster diving.
- February 20, 2013 - Check out Vegan.Wiki.yt if you're vegan or just wanna be vegan at times - started by the same folks as Trashwiki.
- September 27, 2012 - Changed the background thanks to Mikael. There's also a proposed new logo.
- July 24, 2012 - Server OS upgraded. Sorry for the inconveniences if any occurred.
- July 22, 2012 - Foodsharing.de is a German effort to create a location based food share app. One of the founder is an avid dumpster diver. They've raised the 10.000 euro needed but with more money they can make it bigger.
- June 15, 2012 - An item on TV in Wales about freeganism (with English subtitles)
- August 26, 2011 - CouchSurfing is now a for-profit company. Because many dumpster divers are also into hospitality exchange and probably not so happy with this change of direction, we recommend to sign up at BeWelcome instead - the only non-profit organization for online hospitality exchange.