TITLE

There is a solution to nightmare scenario

AUTHOR(S)
Redesdale, Lord
PUB. DATE
June 2012
SOURCE
Grocer;6/2/2012, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The author advocates disposing of food waste through anaerobic digestion (AD) and composting which converts organic waste into useful biofertiliser and produces biogas which can be burned to create electricity and heat.
ACCESSION #
79816424

 

Related Articles

  • Diversionary tactics. Gyekye, Liz // Local Authority Waste & Recycling;Jul2014, Vol. 22 Issue 7, p14 

    The article focuses on the importance of in-vessel composting to redirect food waste from landfill. Topics covered include the growth in organic waste composting in Great Britain as well as provision of green waste collections to households. Also mentioned is the support of the media sector for...

  • UNIVERSITY AD PLANT BOOSTS REVENUES WITH COMPOST, HEAT SALES.  // BioCycle;Oct2015, Vol. 56 Issue 9, p17 

    The article reports that the University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh (UWO) increase the revenue potential of industrial scale dry fermentation anaerobic digester (AD). According to Brian Langolf, UWO's director of biogas systems, digester takes in food scraps, yard trimmings and farm residue including...

  • Value for money. Morton, Charlotte // Local Authority Waste & Recycling;Feb2013, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p22 

    The article looks at the developments on council efforts on collecting food waste all over British households. The British Department for Communities and Local Government started 90 projects based on its 250-million-pound budget to back weekly bin gatherings. The projects include the "My Street"...

  • Two new food waste sites open.  // ENDS (Environmental Data Services);Dec2012, Issue 455, p19 

    The article reports that the first food waste anaerobic digestion (AD) plant based at a sewage works in England has been launched in Avonmouth, Bristol.

  • TRADING FOOD SCRAPS FOR FOOD.  // BioCycle;Oct2014, Vol. 55 Issue 9, p12 

    The article offers information on Hello Compost, a food scraps collection program launched in New York City in 2013.

  • FOOD WASTE DISPOSAL RESTRICTIONS PROPOSED.  // BioCycle;Mar/Apr2015, Vol. 56 Issue 3, p16 

    The article discusses the Maryland House Bill 603 "Composting and Anaerobic Digestion Facilities: Yard Waste and Food Residuals," introduced in February 2015 that calls for strengthening of Maryland's disposal ban on yard trimmings and for large food waste generators.

  • Anaerobic Digestion Option.  // BioCycle;Jun2014, Vol. 55 Issue 5, p23 

    The article discusses the views of Steve Davies, Director of Public Affairs for bioplastics manufacturer Nature Works LLC on the variety of anaerobic digesters for composting food service wares and degradation of compostable products for generation of renewable energy.

  • Anaerobic digestion of marine biomass for practical operation. Kuroda, Kana; Akiyama, Yuu; Keno, Yuichiro; Nakatani, Naoki; Otsuka, Koji // Journal of Marine Science & Technology;Sep2014, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p280 

    Marine biomass such as seaweed and fishery waste is a potential energy source although it has not yet been practically utilized. This work focuses on renewable energy technologies, particularly anaerobic digestion, for the utilization of various organic wastes as energy resources. Primarily...

  • Water industry considers worth of co-digestion.  // ENDS (Environmental Data Services);Jun2010, Issue 425, p20 

    The article focuses on studies pertaining to co-digesting municipal and commercial food waste with sewage sludge. It cites Thames Water for co-digesting wastes from sugar processing. Various studies are presented including one on the expansion of anaerobic digestion (AD) plants, another on how...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics