Activists battling food waste by digging through the trash

A dumpster diver picks through discarded food items in the back lot of a supermarket in Berlin on May 17, 2019. - Carrying a penalty that can be up to hundreds of euros, dumpster diving is considered theft in Germany. Objects disposed of in a bin on private grounds remain the property of the person who threw them away until they are collected by the dump truck. (Photo by John MACDOUGALL / AFP)

Wearing a balaclava and a headlamp under the cover of night, Andrea slips under an imposing fence into the backyard of a supermarket.

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