incredible edible porthmadog

Incredible Edible Porthmadog

Off to a great start! In 2016 Lizzie Wynn and Charissa Buhler asked if they could take one some neglected raised beds, outside the Porthmadog Leisure Centre in North Wales, as an ‘Incredible Edible’ project. Since then they have constituted the group, applied to be a charity and partnered with our neighbours; Byw’n Iach, (who […]

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Food waste composter Ridan

CIPS buy in to food waste composting and zero waste to landfill

Zero waste to landfill is the ambitious target set by the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply for their impressive UK head office. The UK headquarters of CIPS are based in a stunning Georgian period property within the picturesque village of Easton-on-the-Hill which is approximately two miles to the south west of Stamford. A lovely […]

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Recycling gets glamorous with Son Amar in Mallorca

Son Amar is so much more than a glamorous evening show and dinner venue in beautiful Mallorca, it is also a shining example to all in the hospitality and catering industry of environmental awareness and action. Every area of the business has been carefully considered and adapted to minimize consumption, pollution and waste, what can’t […]

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St Sidwell's

Welcoming community, grow, feed, care and compost.

Gardening in a graveyard never looked better! St Sidwell’s in Exeter is a welcoming inclusive group bringing people together, intent on strengthening the local community by providing a place to meet, garden, eat, learn, work, laugh and chat. All are welcome regardless of background, ability or circumstance. Facilities include a community cafe serving home made […]

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Pentrebane zone

Community food waste composting in ‘The Zone’

Community residents group Pentrebane Zone in South Wales grow food, run a community cafe, and a food bank distribution service, so inevitably there is some food waste which used to leave the site along with any other waste. Now they have a Ridan food waste composting system on-site which can transform up to ten tonnes […]

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Making soil and growing food on the roof in Birmingham.

Argent College deliver practical skills and therapeutic education to young people aged between 16 and 25 years old. Part of the Ruskin Mill Trust, Argent College is based in central Birmingham and offers work experience, social and cultural programmes at the New Standard Works where there are workshops, a roof garden, bakery and café providing more […]

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Waste Prevention and Sustainability funded in Scotland.

Merryhatton Garden Center in North Berwick, Scotland, gained funding from Zero Waste Scotland to install a Ridan food waste composting system. Sustainability is extremely important to the team at Merryhatton, so they decided to do the right thing with the food waste from their wonderful cafe, rather than sending it off to landfill. Following some […]

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