One reason is because this food 'waste' can be processed by anaerobic digestion (AD).
What does AD stand for?
AD stands for Anaerobic Digestion
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Samples in periodicals archive:
ON-FARM anaerobic digestion (AD) could be fast-tracked in Wales under new waste plans due to be unveiled by the Welsh government.
The company's organics segment includes its Orgaworld composting and anaerobic digestion business in the Netherlands and Canada as well as its anaerobic digestion plants in Belgium and the UK.
ON-FARM anaerobic digestion is coming under the spotlight at a major trade show dedicated to the emerging method of producing energy.
00 Hardcover TD756 The structure of lignocellulose, evolved to resist degradation, is an impediment to anaerobic digestion technologies.
The innovation centre has secured pounds 880,000 from the Technology Strategy Board to develop small-scale anaerobic digestion (AD) - a process that turns farm and food waste into energy.
says that its new commercial film grade, Mirel P5001, is the latest Telles film-grade product developed to support organic waste collection intended for anaerobic digestion and municipal composting.
Introduction Anaerobic digestion is a common scheme for sludge treatment because of producing biogas the content of which includes methane (CH4) (55-65%), C[O.