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Jun
16

FOOD WASTE FROM 200 SCHOOLS TO GET A GREEN ‘MAKEOVER’ WITH JOHN WARREN ABP AND TAYLOR SHAW

 

A food waste collection and disposal company based in County Durham is now working with food catering specialists Taylor Shaw to process the leftover food waste from over 200 schools across Durham for the production of biogas.

John Warren ABP, which collects food waste for its subsidiary company Emerald Biogas - the north east’s only commercial food waste anaerobic digestion facility - has secured a contract from Taylor Shaw to collect the unwanted food from over 20,000 children and turn it into green energy.

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May
06

MORE ECO WARRIORS ‘WASTE’ NO TIME IN LEARNING ABOUT BIOGAS

 

32 pupils from a County Durham primary school became official ‘Waste Warriors’ when they visited the north east’s only commercial food waste anaerobic digestion facility to see how leftover food is processed into biogas.

The eco team from St Michael’s C of E Primary School has been taking part in a food waste campaign created by Emerald Biogas to help schools understand the growing impact of disposing of unwanted food.

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May
06

JOHN WARREN ABP FINDS WINNING FORMULA AT PRESTIGIOUS NORTH EAST BUSINESS AWARDS

 

The North East’s leading animal by-product and food waste collection and disposal service provider, and sister company to Emerald Biogas, is celebrating winning a top business award.

John Warren ABP has won the Services Award at the prestigious final of the North East Business Awards held last week, and Hardwick Hall near Darlington was the setting for the glamorous black-tie event. The award was sponsored by NPower and a judging panel from the energy provider visited the company to evaluate its credentials and approach to service excellence.

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Mar
25

ECO WARRIORS ‘WASTE’ NO TIME IN LEARNING ABOUT BIOGAS

 

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Pupils from Coxhoe Primary School discover the journey from food waste to biogas

Over 60 pupils from two County Durham primary schools became official ‘Waste Warriors’ when they visited the north east’s only commercial food waste anaerobic digestion facility to see how leftover food is processed into biogas.

The eco teams from Barnard Castle Preparatory School and Coxhoe Primary School have been taking part in a food waste campaign created by Emerald Biogas to help schools understand the growing impact of disposing of unwanted food.

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Mar
24

SOCIAL MEDIA BRINGS ENVIRONMENTAL SUPPORT TO LOCAL HEALTHY LIVING CENTRE

 

The Pioneering Care Partnership (PCP), a health and wellbeing charity which runs the Pioneering Care Centre in Newton Aycliffe, has found a local waste collection thanks to the power of social media.

Emerald Biogas, which operates the north east’s first commercial food waste anaerobic digestion (AD) plant, promoted its food waste service through the social media micro community ‘AycliffeHour’ on Twitter, which is how PCP first found out about the waste disposal services on offer.

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Mar
24

PUPILS BECOME WASTE WARRIORS AT ST MICHAEL’S C OF E PRIMARY SCHOOL AS FOOD WASTE CAMPAIGN CONTINUES

 

A commercial food waste facility has visited a third school in County Durham as part of its “Waste Warriors” campaign to talk about food waste and help pupils understand the growing impact of disposing of unwanted food.

Emerald Biogas, based at Newton Aycliffe in County Durham, recently launched the campaign to schools across the north east in response to the national food waste problem and St Michael’s C of E Primary School in Ferryhill was delighted to take up the offer.

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Mar
24

PUPILS BECOME WASTE WARRIORS AT BARNARD CASTLE PREP SCHOOL AS FOOD WASTE CAMPAIGN CONTINUES

 

A commercial food waste facility has visited a second school in County Durham as part of its “Waste Warriors” campaign to talk about food waste and help pupils understand the growing impact of disposing of unwanted food.

Emerald Biogas, based at Newton Aycliffe in County Durham, recently launched the campaign to schools across the north east in response to the national food waste problem and Barnard Castle Preparatory School was delighted to take up the offer.

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Feb
07

EMERALD BIOGAS KICKS OFF SCHOOLS FOOD WASTE CAMPAIGN AT COXHOE PRIMARY SCHOOL

 

A new commercial food waste facility has visited a primary school in Coxhoe, County Durham to talk about food waste and help pupils understand the growing impact of disposing unwanted food.

Emerald Biogas, based at Newton Aycliffe in County Durham, recently launched a its “Waste Warriors” campaign to schools across the north east in response to the national food waste problem and Coxhoe Primary School was delighted to be the first to take up the offer.

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Jan
27

£8 MILLION FOOD WASTE TO ENERGY PLANT OFFICIALLY OPENS

 

The north east’s first commercial food waste anaerobic digestion (AD) plant, which will generate enough energy to power 2,000 homes every year, has officially opened in County Durham.

Operated by Emerald Biogas, the £8m state-of-the-art AD facility based at Newton Aycliffe Industrial Estate, will serve the north east’s need to recycle food waste and create renewable energy, processing 50,000 tonnes of leftover food from businesses across the region, including Vale of Mowbray, Greencore and SK Chilled Foods.

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Jan
20

EMERALD BIOGAS LAUNCHES SCHOOLS FOOD WASTE CAMPAIGN ACROSS THE NORTH EAST

 

Emerald Biogas, which opened its state-of-the-art food waste plant last year, is launching a campaign directed at schools across the region called ‘Waste Warriors: Food for Thought’ to tackle the growing problem of food waste.

The company, which manages a commercial anaerobic digestion facility in Newton Aycliffe – the first of its kind in the north east – is giving schools in the north east the opportunity to take part in its school engagement programme and inviting pupils to become ‘waste warriors’.

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