Sita & Nena is a Copenhagen-based startup, inspiring to adopt a zero-waste lifestyle ♻️ by practicing grandmother’s habits 👵, complied with SDGs

Sita & Nena advocates for building a sustainable food culture, preventing food waste, promoting cooking from the scratch with seasonal ingredients from local producers and celebrating the diversity of gastronomic cultural heritage.  

“We don’t see leftovers as waste, but like our ancestors, as valuable ingredients. Giving food waste a second chance.”

If adopting a zero-waste lifestyle has the power to save the environment 💚🌎💚 We’d think everyone would be inspired to give it a try!

👉FOLLOW along on the hyggeligt journey of Grandma Sita & her grandchild Nena meeting locals, exploring sustainable communities and cooking family recipes in Denmark 🇩🇰⬇️


Even though Sita & Nena has not been around that long yet, our project list is only getting longer 😊⬇️

The food calendar is designed to show the importance of choosing seasonal and local produce in Denmark with the aim to reduce food waste and inspire to keep traditional Danish vegetarian recipes from Frøken Jensens Kogebog that dates back to 1901, alive. 

It is about making a difference for fighting food waste, enjoying a plant-based meal together, and raise money for more community benefits – all at the same time!


It is challenging memory matching game to teach Danish traditional food and support local businesses. Technically suported by HackYourFuture Copenhagen, a non-profit coding school for disadvantaged groups.

This guide is curated to showcase and located all of diverse green projects in the city. Get informed with Grandma Sita, Copenhagen’s most charming journalist, of the idea behind them. All these places will make sure you have a more sustainable CPH!



  • Workshops: Cooking with Leftovers 🥖🌱🍞

Don’t let your leftovers go to waste, turn them into something surprising and delicious with our upcoming cooking challenge workshop: three different meals with leftover BREAD. You’ll enjoy the fruits of your labor with a delicious meal at the end of the workshop at One Bowl. Food supplier by Foodsharing Cph.

  • Upcycled Aprons from Textile Waste 👕♻️👖

Grandma Sita might have a nice collection of upcycled aprons, but she loves to have clothes that has a story behind it. That is how we ended up partnering with WAIR, a sustainable startup with the mission to give textile waste a second chance.

  • Radio Show: The Taste of Globe Music 🎙️🌎🎼

Guess how many songs contain the word banana all around the globe? You will listen the tunes soon in our multicultural radio show.  Basically, we will cooking a yummy playlist of songs to taste the world. Yeah enjoy your meal, everybody at Depot CPH, a surplus food cafe & radio station designed to promote community driven sustainability.  Stay tuned ➡️@depot.cph 

  • TV Cooking Show 📺💚👵

You already know that Grandma Sita loves to be creative and prevents food waste by cooking from seasonal ingredients from local producers 🇩🇰🥔🥕🍎🚜. We cannot wait to tell you more about this sustainable food culture project so stay tuned ♻️📣


Find out more about our story and the team behind Sita & Nena 🤗




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