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Food & Organics


food waste

Defra urged to reconsider food waste collectionsSubscription

14 August, 2018 By

ReFood says decision not to introduce mandatory household collections a mistake

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Deeside biogas plant approved Subscription

9 August, 2018 By Marino Donati

Flintshire County Council gives go-ahead to facility

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Call to keep plastic contamination out of digestate and compostSubscription

27 July, 2018 By

ADBA and REA join forces to urge councils to co-ordinated with AD and composting plants 

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Council rejects threat to impose food waste collectionsSubscription

3 July, 2018 By

Barnet Council leader says London mayor will not be able to use powers

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Mayor could use powers to stop Barnet binning food waste serviceSubscription

27 June, 2018 By

Sadiq Khan expresses ‘deep concern’ over London borough’s proposal to stop food waste service


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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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Technology drives a change of mindsetSubscription

Combatting food waste with technology has been the focus of several new businesses in recent years

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How better business helps to make a better societySubscription

A successful recycling business operates a series of social and charitable schemes to a value of 10% of its annual sales. 


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Time to refresh the compost heapSubscription

2 August, 2018 By Nik Spencer

Green tech solutions instead of collections

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Compostables leave a bad tasteSubscription

23 October, 2017

Does compostable packaging really deliver the more sustainable alternative it claims?