Research from BusinessWaste.co.uk reveals growing interest in organic food over the past year
Searches for “organic foods near me” have skyrocketed 850% in the last year, according to a new study.
Waste and recycling management company BusinessWaste.co.uk collected the data for Organic September, looking at how attitudes towards food are changing.
The company analyzed Google trends over the past 12 months, looking at various searches for organic topics. He discovered that searches for “organic foods near me” had increased by 850% in the past year.
Additionally, searches for “organic food delivered” have increased by 350% over the same period.
BusinessWaste.co.uk researchers also looked at searches globally over the past year. The data listed the top five countries that saw the most significant increase in interest in organic food. These are Jamaica, the United Arab Emirates, Australia, the Philippines and Singapore.
Mark Hall, co-founder of BusinessWaste.co.uk, said: “It’s great to see that we are becoming more aware of organic foods and broadening our horizons about the foods we eat. Opting for organic food is better for the environment and helps fight climate change. We hope more people will choose organic food in the future.