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Food & Organics


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Biffa backs commingled household collectionsSubscription

24 April, 2019 By Mark Smulian

Report calls for measures to increase recycling

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Waste food firm runs biogas vehicles to meet new emissions ruleSubscription

8 April, 2019 By Katie Coyne

Bio Collectors has retrofitted seven collection vehicles to run on fuel made from food waste prompted by the mayor of London’s plans to improve air quality

Somerset Waste Partnership vehicle

Council partnership blasts waste strategy proposalsSubscription

1 April, 2019 By Mark Smulian

Somerset Waste Partnership warns of £6.3m in extra costs from Government proposals

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Cutting food waste could bring returns to restaurantsSubscription

14 February, 2019 By Mark Smulian

Sevenfold return on food waste investment

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Food recyclers call for cash for councilsSubscription

13 February, 2019 By Mark Smulian

£20m needed to kick-start separate food collections


waste food goes in the onsite composter

Buyer’s guide: Rocket food composterSubscription

David Wheatley on Tidy Planet’s A700 Rocket food waste composter

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A diagnosis for reducing food waste across the NHSSubscription

The healthcare sector is failing to realise the scale and cost of its food waste

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Constant research to improve biopolymersSubscription

Dutch business Orgaworld has been converting organic waste into bioplastics


Move over composting…Subscription

Scottish businesses are using industrial biotechnology to transform waste from food and drink manufacturing into competitive new products


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Call for food collections gets louderSubscription

30 March, 2019 By Kerry McCarthy

Bristol MP Kerry McCarthy on a lively discussion on using food waste as a resource

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Do we need a food waste champion?Subscription

2 February, 2019 By John Twitchen

John Twitchen on the worth of not wasting food 

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Time to refresh the compost heapSubscription

2 August, 2018 By Nik Spencer

Green tech solutions instead of collections