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Community composting could be the answer

For some of us, getting our food waste collected separately has become a part of our normal routine, but figures show that more 13 million households in the UK do not get their food waste collected separately. Yes, you read right… over 13 Million. To address this problem, the UK Government have revealed plans in […]

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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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Schumacher Gardens

Returning Fertility to the Soil using Food Waste. Like a horse!

Schumacher College has developed an international reputation for nature-based education around ecology and sustainibility. They understand soil, growing, horticulture and compost. That is why they have been using a Ridan food waste composting system for over 8 years. Learning about nature, living and working with nature and living in a sustainable way have been the […]

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henley business school

University recycling food waste since 2012

Henley Business School,  part of Reading University have been recycling food waste on-site with a Ridan composting system since 2012. Comprising two Large Ridan composters Henley have capacity to recycle nearly 21 tonnes of food waste per year should they need to. Food waste recycling duties are performed by the kitchen staff, whilst the resultant compost is […]

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Creating Compost in Malaysia and Singapore

FOLO stands for Feed Our Loved Ones. FOLO Farm is a family-run farm on a mission to feed the world nutritionally power packed, super organic vegetables. Their vision is simply to Feed Our Loved Ones.  “Our families started FOLO to provide reason to reconnect with our loved ones through Farm and Food. By “Feed”, we mean: […]

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Vegware trial

Ridan orders a take out. The Vegware trials.

With less daylight hours and the temptation to stay wrapped up indoors, winter seemed the perfect time to conduct a Ridan Vegware compatibility test at the Grampus Inn! The Grampus pub is a local gem nestled in the beautiful Lee Valley, North Devon.  Vegware sent a sample box; a broad range of their products to try in the […]

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Roadchef joins the recycling revolution !

  Roadchef joins the recycling revolution ! Roadchef Service station on the M6 toll road at Norton Canes have started to recycle much more waste from the site.  Most waste streams are being dispatched for off site treatment, but coffee grounds and food waste will be recycled on site with their new Ridan Composting system. The […]

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Recycling Industry Feature

Garden to Table and Back Again Taken from a feature at on by Ona Bass – October 10, 2015 Imagine just for a moment being served a salad so crunchy and green you can practically taste the morning dew on the lettuce leaves. But, alas, you over-ordered and you can’t quite finish. The wait-person laughs and […]

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