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Food Waste

Guide to home composting

Compost really is the gift that keeps on giving. Reduce your household’s food waste by turning your discarded scraps into the kind of ‘black gold’ we like. Homegrown compost will enrich your garden’s soil, hopefully feeding a fruit and veg patch whose scraps can go back into your compost bin – closing your own little loop.…

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CAN I FREEZE IT? YES YOU CAN!

There are lots of foods that you can put straight in the freezer instead of the fridge. This includes meat and poultry, ready prepared meals, fresh pasta, bread – and did you know you can even freeze butter and cheese? Here are some examples: Milk: All milk can be stored in the freezer and defrosted before use.…

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Anaerobic Digestion

Firstly, we need to know about food waste that goes to landfill and food waste that can be composted. Half of local Councils, including Leeds, do not collect food waste separately from home owners. The food waste, fruit, vegetable, fish, meat goes into the black bin and is taken away for Incineration, or in the…

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