The Institution of Mechanical Engineers has released a new report calling on Governments and NGOs to focus investment in developing economies on better refrigeration in order to help alleviate world hunger.

About a quarter of food wastage in the developing world could be eliminated with better refrigeration equipment, said the report, which urges immediate action to encourage the roll-out of sustainable cold and frozen supply chains in order to prevent unnecessary food loss and improve global food security. Some key statistics released…