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What Do We Accept

Our process can deal with a wide range of materials in different forms including packaged and unpackaged food, solids, liquids and sludges.  We are licensed to receive Category 3 Animal By-Products and catering wastes and examples of what we accept are listed below:

  • Plate scrapings and uneaten left overs
  • Out of date food (packaged and unpackaged)
  • Fruit and vegetables, peelings – raw and cooked
  • Dairy products including milk, yoghurt, butter, cheese, eggs and by-products (whey)
  • Pasta, rice and beans
  • Blood and fats
  • Meat and fish – raw and cooked
  • Tea bags and coffee grounds
  • Pastry, bread, cakes and other bakery waste
  • Cereals
  • Pet foods (biscuits, meat pouches and tins)
  • Alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks, hops and grain
  • Some sludges from food manufacturing plants (subject to analysis)

We accept liners and bags (biodegradable preferable but not essential) providing they are semi-opaque or transparent.

We have difficulty dealing with the following:

  • Food packaged in glass or ceramics
  • Large quantities of bones

The full list of food wastes with associated EWC codes we can accept are available here. If in doubt, get in touch and we will let you know if we can take it.