Tidy Planet ships food waste tech to the Sahara Desert


Two of our Gobi Dryers – heavy-duty food waste reduction systems – have been sent to the heart of the Sahara Desert, to help with organic food waste management for a major oil and gas project.The equipment has been commissioned to deal with the large quantities of food waste generated from the... Read more »

An educational lesson in on-site composting


With food waste costing the education sector over £250 million every year, it’s understandable that sustainability, waste reduction and resource efficiency are high on the environmental agenda of many schools, colleges and universities throughout the UK. But to achieve the ultimate goal of an... Read more »

Energy-from-Waste: 2018 key reflections and 2019 predictions


From the Chancellor’s coffee cup levy proposal, to cotton bud bans, the implementation of deposit-return schemes, and the rise of compostable alternatives to plastic packaging, 2018 has not only been a key year for the war against single-use plastics, but also in re-evaluating the resource... Read more »



Our engineers were back in Tbilisi (Georgia) this week overseeing the commissioning of another Dragon unit. This particular Dragon turns the weekly 7 tonnes of food waste from the 2000 staff site into a valuable resource, fuel. The plant uses the new fuel to power a specially designed biomass... Read more »