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Food & Organics

News

Composting and shredding

AD and composting firms put under scrutiny by EASubscription

13 September, 2019 By Katie Coyne

Agency to review the bio-waste sector

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WRAP targets food waste in hospitality and food service sectorSubscription

9 September, 2019 By Mark Smulian

Campaign highlights the one million tonnes of food waste thrown away every year

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Cumbria gears up for waste service changes demanded by Defra Subscription

30 August, 2019 By Will Hatchett

Cumbria Strategic Waste Partnership 

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Co-op calls on councils to clamp down on food wasteSubscription

19 August, 2019 By Will Hatchett

Supermarket chain to write to local authorities which do not currently provide kerbside food waste collections

Digestate on farm

WRAP says urgent action needed on food production surplusSubscription

26 July, 2019 By Corin Williams

Report says food surplus and waste in primary production costs UK around £1.2bn a year

Features

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The strength that binds: a new reinforced plastic Subscription

With an estimated 40% of all polymer resin produced in the world used for packaging being discarded within a year, could a new technology help more of this to be recycled?

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Co-processing waste into feedstock for AD Subscription

Thermo-pressure hydrolysis technology can help operators to get more from organic wastes

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WRAP goes globalSubscription

WRAP UK branched out from the shores

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Buyer’s guide: Rocket food composterSubscription

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

Opinion

charlotte morton

AD’s potential as a worldwide winnerSubscription

4 September, 2019 By Charlotte Morton

Charlotte Morton on raising awareness of AD benefits 

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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