Food Waste Recycling Articles

  • Dry food, ST-50E, New York State - Case Study

    ST-50E shredding packages of cereal, pet food etc. The vibrating screen seperates the food for reuse as animal feed and the packaging for ...


    By Shred-Tech Corp.

  • Horse Cave, KY industrial BOD roughing Case Study

    The town of Horse Cave, Kentucky, is located in southern Hart County between the Barren County line and the border of Cave City. Initially settled in 1840 and incorporated in 1864, the town received its name following the establishment of a railroad station, under the landowners condition that it be called Horse Cave, for the large cave located nearby. Currently, Horse Cave is comprised of ...


    By Nexom

  • A unique insight into waste management at remote locations

    We have just discovered a fantastic article online detailing the ongoing issues with dealing with waste produced on remote islands. ...

  • Monitoring food slurry and Water dosing - Case study

    A manufacturer of waste food de-packers is using Siemens MAG 5100 W magnetic flow meters to monitor both dosing water and food slurry Collected food waste from food manufacturers or retailers and domestically generated food waste includes a proportion of packaging waste such as paper, card, cans and glass. ...


    By iCenta Controls Ltd

  • Explaining magnetic separators

    What is Magnetic Separation? Magnetic Separation is one of the most common and important physical separation techniques.  The basic concept of a Magnetic Separator is that magnetically susceptible particles or bodies are separated from non-magnetic particles.  However, the simplicity stops there.  To enable different levels of separation from a wide range materials, there ...


    By Master Magnets Ltd

  • Wastewater and Waste-to-Energy for Candied Fruit Manufacturer - Case study

    An anaerobic digester allows an Italian food producer to turn waste into more than enough energy to power the plant ...


    By Fluence Corporation

  • InSinkErator - Case Study

    Using LCA to promote the environmental benefits of food waste disposers. The LCA supports the idea that disposers are more than convenient. Food waste is one of the most significant components of the global solid waste problem, particularly in regard to waste sent to landfills. For one US company, InSinkErator, a business unit of Emerson and the world’s leading manufacturer ...


    By thinkstep

  • On-Board Food Waste Industrial Shredder

    Marpol Certified On-Board Food Waste Industrial Shredder Volumetric reduction is essential for the correct disposal of many materials. For food waste the logistical challenge cannot use brute force, but a fast, complete and easy maintenance solution. ...


    By SatrindTech Srl

  • Addison Road Community Centre Drives Food and Container Recycling - Case Study

    Sydney, AUSTRALIA: The Addison Road Community Centre located in Marrickville, New South Wales, Australia has a 9-acre site hosting 23 organizations and 67 artists. The goal for the center is to help as many people as they can and encourage people to recycle both food and their plastic. Former human rights organization worker and poverty manager, Rosanna Barbero, is the general manager of the ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH

  • LIFE+ Lo2x Project - Case Study

    The European Commission’s LIFE+ programme has funded a project to install a sustainable technology for resource recovery from waste treatment – using hydrothermal oxidation (HTO) – at a wastewater treatment facility in Valencia, Spain. ...


    By SCFI Group Limited

  • Facilitating Food Waste Digestion

    Increasing volumes of commercial food waste, much of it contaminated or packaged, led digestion facility in South San Francisco to install a depackaging unit. South San Francisco Scavenger Company (SSFSC) and Blue Line Transfer, the facility that handles SSFSC’s recycling and disposal, started up its dry anaerobic digester (AD) in late 2014. Situated at Blue Line’s 11-acre site in ...


    By BioCycle Magazine

  • Zero waste era for UAE food processing plant - Case Study

    MARS Inc has a 2015 zero waste plan and 2 tonne of waste which cannot be recycled. ...

  • With spring around the corner, prevention is key

    With Spring Around the Corner, Prevention is Key As the snow thaws and daylight hours increase, a number of pest animals make their way back into our backyards, gardens, gutters, and more places we plan to spruce up for the warmer months. Pest birds and animals can not only wreak havoc on budding flowers and plants, but they can also carry ...


    By Bird-X Inc.

  • BioCycle World - March

    NYC Expands Mandatory Food Waste Law In early February, after determining that sufficient organics processing capacity is available to allow for an increase in food waste diversion, the New York City Department of Sanitation (DSNY) announced new rules under Local Law 146 of 2013 to expand the city’s existing commercial organic waste separation program. Food-generating businesses ...


    By BioCycle Magazine

  • BioCycle World - February

    Economic, Climate Impacts Of Wasted Produce Researchers at Karlstad University in Karlstad, Sweden collected primary data on fresh fruit and vegetable (FFV) waste through direct measurements in three large retail stores in Sweden (55,000 sq.ft. to 75,000 sq.ft. in floor area) to conduct an analysis from the perspectives of wasted mass, economic cost and climate impact. A method of measuring ...


    By BioCycle Magazine

  • Unpacking and cleaning of waste materials in Ribeauvillé (France) - Case Study

    Location: Ribeauvillé (France) Capacity: 1,4 MWel Input materials: Cattle slurry, renewable resources, waste materials from the food industry Features: Separate hygienisation plant with a capacity of 25,000 t/a. The biogas plant AGRIVALOR ENERGIE The project was initiated by 3 farmers ...


    By EnviTec Biogas AG

  • Heat and electricity for L’Oreal in Libramont (Belgium) - Case Study

    Location: Libramont (Belgium) Capacity: 3,2 MWel Input materials: Maize, food waste, fats Features: The plant in Libramont is unique in that it completely utilises the generated electricity and the heat that has been transformed into vapour within the factory ...


    By EnviTec Biogas AG

  • Waste to Energy in Japan - Case Study

    Location: Kishiwada, Osaka (Japan) Capacity: 249 kWel Input materials: Food Waste Features: Complete container solution, Power to the public grid, Heat utilization by the adjacent factory An overview of the Kishiwada biogas plant EnviTec Biogas has entered the relatively young Japanese biogas ...


    By EnviTec Biogas AG

  • Useful tips to efficiently deal with waste fat, oils and grease

    Waste fat, oils, and grease (FOG) are a huge problem. It doesn’t matter whether it’s industrial or domestic waste fats or oil, it all needs to be disposed of responsibly. There are already schemes that convert waste cooking oils and fats into eco-friendly B20 biodiesel. Transport for London is leading the way with ...

  • What are the problems facing London due to waste disposal?

    This summer, Sadiq Khan, the Mayor of London, published a draft London Environment Strategy for public consultation. The strategy outlines his plans to tackle the London waste disposal concerns. When it comes to London waste disposal, Khan’s ambition is that: “by ...

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