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Expert reveals what you need to do with your Christmas leftovers

Expert reveals what you need to do with your Christmas leftovers

ONE of the best things about Christmas is the food, especially leftover turkey and stuffing sandwiches on Boxing Day. With an array of different foods being served on the day, most things can often go to waste when forgotten about.  The UK disposes of 710,000 tonnes of potatoes, 100,000 tonnes of poultry and 96,000 tonnes...

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Kazakhstan oilfield diverts 255 tonnes of food waste from landfill through composting

Kazakhstan oilfield diverts 255 tonnes of food waste from landfill through composting

MACCLESFIELD-based Tidy Planet has shipped four of its A900 Rocket Composters and a bespoke Dehydra Dewatering system to an oilfield in Kazakhstan, to compost the site’s 255 annual tonnes of food waste. Situated in Western Kazakhstan in the Burlin region, the remote 50km² facility is a major producer of oil and gas and has 4,000...

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Tidy Planet exports Rocket Composter machinery down under

Tidy Planet exports Rocket Composter machinery down under

ORGANIC waste and Waste-to-Energy solutions expert Tidy Planet is shipping its first ever Rocket Composter unit to Australia, where it will help a not-for-profit community farm to divert 200-300 kg of food and green wastes from landfill per day. The global partnership – facilitated by Tidy Planet’s exclusive Australian distributor, Eco Guardians – will see...

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Tidy Planet celebrates 5-year composting partnership with UK students’ union

Tidy Planet celebrates 5-year composting partnership with UK students’ union

THIS year, The Guild – the University of Liverpool’s students’ union (SU) – celebrates half a decade of composting food waste from its campus kitchens. The campus’s composting journey began in January 2015, when it invested in dewatering and composting equipment from Macclesfield organic waste solutions specialist Tidy Planet. It sought a solution to close...

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Raymond Blanc hotel closes food waste loop with Rocket Composter investment

Raymond Blanc hotel closes food waste loop with Rocket Composter investment

RAYMOND Blanc’s Michelin-starred luxury hotel and restaurant Belmond Le Manoir aux Quat’ Saisons has invested in composting and food waste drying technology from Macclesfield-headquartered Tidy Planet, helping the site to compost 94% of its annual food waste. The A1200 Rocket Composter is the waste solutions provider’s third largest machine and can handle up to 2.5...