18th March 2022
Food Waste Action Week
We were pleased to mark the second annual Food Waste Action Week with a visit to our Bishops Cleeve site by Councillor Iain Dobie, Cheltenham Borough Council’s cabinet member for recycling, waste and street services.
9th November 2021
New Contract with Gloucestershire County Council
Andigestion Bishops Cleeve welcomed representatives of Gloucestershire County Council to site following the renewal of an eight-year contract to process around 24,000 tonnes of the county’s household food waste a year.
2nd August 2021
Cheers to that!
We were delighted to recently sponsor a barrel of local cheer at the Holsworthy Mutual Aid Food and Drink Festival held at Stanhope Park.
16th November 2020
BISHOP’S CLEEVE SCOOPS PRESTIGIOUS ABDA CERTIFICATION
We’re delighted that our Bishop’s Cleeve site in Gloucestershire has become the first biomethane-to-grid plant - and only the second anaerobic digestion site this year - to be certified under ADBA’s new scheme to recognise operational and environmental excellence.
13th November 2020
#PumpkinPower Winners Announced
Our annual Halloween pumpkin recycling project run in conjunction with Devon and Gloucestershire schools looked a little different this year due to Covid-19 restrictions but we were delighted to still be able to run remote pumpkin-themed competitions for KS1 and KS2 pupils.
21st October 2020
‘ONE FOR ONE’ WHEELIE BIN SERVICE NOW AVAILABLE IN SOUTH WALES
We’re delighted to announce that our ‘One for One’ food waste wheelie bin collection service is now available to hospitality businesses in South Wales - giving them the opportunity to save money on their waste disposal costs, reduce their environmental impact and improve their carbon footprint.
4th June 2020
PRESTIGIOUS ADBA CERTIFICATION FOR HOLSWORTHY
Our Holsworthy site in Devon has become only the third anaerobic digestion plant in the UK - and the first this year - to be certified under a new scheme which recognises good operational, environmental and health & safety performance.
27th April 2020
ANDIGESTION CELEBRATES RECORD NUMBER OF WHEELIE BIN LIFTS
Andigestion is celebrating after achieving a record 100,000 wheelie bin lifts in the last 12 months.
8th April 2020
Catch us on Inside the Factory!
Our Holsworthy recycling plant features in the current series of BBC TV’s Inside the Factory following the programme’s visit to Andigestion customer Ginsters in Cornwall, which produces a whopping 180,000 pasties a day!
27th November 2019
ANOTHER RECORD BREAKING YEAR FOR OUR HALLOWEEN PUMPKIN PROJECT
This year’s Pumpkin Recycling Project attracted record numbers of competition entries from schools across Gloucestershire, Devon and Cornwall!
18th June 2019
Award-Winning Devon Pasty Maker Helps Cook Up Clean, Green & Eco-friendly Energy!
Chunk of Devon makes outstanding and award-winning pies, pasties, pork pies and sausage rolls using local meats and vegetables, home made stock and gravies. Additive free, they’re in demand not just in Devon but all over the country .
29th March 2019
From Waste to Woodchip- How demand for alternative and sustainable fuel is heating up!
As specialists in electrical and electronic instrumentation, Algo Instruments have long been familiar with the demands of the complex equipment at Andigestion’s food waste recycling plant in Devon.
5th March 2019
Food Waste Recycling a Critical Part of Brend Hotels ‘Commitment to the Environment’
The award-winning Brend Hotels Group is a name synonymous with luxury. Its collection of 11 exceptional hotels and stunning restaurants in Devon and Cornwall are renowned for their fabulous locations.
4th February 2019
Is Recycling All Our Waste at Home Possible? BBC World Service- Crowd Science featuring Andigestion
Recently the BBC World Service programme ‘CrowdScience’ visited Andigestion to learn more about the AD process. Holsworthy Plant Manager Dave Atkins was interviewed as part of their visit.
1st October 2018
A RECYCLING ‘FIRST’ FOR PORTHLEVEN FOOD & MUSIC FESTIVAL
Porthleven Food & Music Festival is a highlight of the UK’s festival calendar. As an event which attracts around 50,000 people to the stunning harbour port near Helston in Cornwall, it brings together national and international chefs’ theatre, food stalls, street food and of course, music day and night!
10th September 2018
BISHOP’S CLEEVE SMASHES THROUGH THE 3M BARRIER!
We smashed it! For the first time ever, we’ve broken through the 3,000,000 kWh barrier.
3rd September 2018
ANDIGESTION’S DONATION HELPS REBUILD SPORTS PAVILION.
When Holsworthy Town Council embarked on a major fundraising initiative to replace the much loved but very dilapidated cricket pavilion, they had to be creative in their efforts to hit their £423,000 target.
6th August 2018
FROM FOOD WASTE TO FERTILISER
Preventing food waste going to landfill is perhaps the best-known benefit of food waste recycling but it’s a little known fact that all over Gloucestershire the process is also helping farmers grow bigger and healthier crops.
2nd July 2018
ANDIGESTION WELCOMES GLOUCESTERSHIRE SOCIETY FOR INDUSTRIAL ARCHAEOLOGY TO BISHOPS CLEEVE
Andigestion welcomed the Gloucestershire Society for Industrial Archaeology (GSIA) to Bishops Cleeve for their annual Modern Industry visit.
1st November 2017
FOOD WASTE SECURE DESTRUCTION
Andigestion offer a fully traceable, safe and secure destruction process that will protect brand identity and black market re-sales
9th August 2017
FOOD RESIDUE LEFT IN FOOD WASTE BINS ATTRACT VERMIN!
Whenever waste bins are tipped into the back of a vehicle, a residue is always left behind. This residue is what rots and attracts flies, rats and other pests.
8th August 2017
ANDIGESTION DRY WOOD CHIP FOR BIOMASS BOILERS IN DEVON AND CORNWALL
People across the South West associate Andigestion with Anaerobic Digestion and Food Waste Collections, however did you know we also sell wood chip for biomass boilers??
10th July 2017
ANDIGESTION READY TO COLLECT ALL FOOD WASTE DURING THE BUSIEST TIME OF YEAR
Andigestion is preparing to collect record amounts of food waste during the summer rush to Devon and Cornwall. Devon and Cornwall traditionally attracts millions of tourists during the summer months, driven by pristine beaches, the hope of sunshine and of course the wonderful food.
3rd July 2017
ANDIGESTION OFFER FOOD WASTE BIN EXCHANGE SERVICE IN DEVON AND CORNWALL
Andigestion has seen demand surge for its Food Waste Collection Services across Devon and Cornwall.
17th January 2017
ANDIGESTION EXPAND WHEELIE BIN FLEET TO 7 VEHICLES TO KEEP UP WITH DEMAND
Following the successful launch of a food waste collection service covering Gloucestershire and Worcestershire in 2015, Andigestion expanded collection services to Devon and Cornwall in September 2016.
15th September 2016
ANDIGESTION UNVEILS FOOD WASTE COLLECTION SERVICE FOR DEVON SMES
Andigestion, the food waste recycling provider, has launched a new wheelie bin food waste collection service for businesses in Devon such as restaurants, cafés, hotels and all types of foodservice operators, as well as schools and colleges.
8th August 2016
ANDIGESTION OPEN DAY – 10TH SEPTEMBER 2016
Have you ever wondered what happens to your food waste once you have scraped it into your food waste caddy?
25th June 2016
ANDIGESTION TO LAUNCH FOOD WASTE WHEELIE BIN COLLECTIONS IN DEVON AND CORNWALL
Andigestion has announced an expansion of its wheelie bin collections of food waste. After successfully operating a wheelie bin exchange service across Gloucestershire and Worcestershire for the past 18 months.
7th March 2016
DEVON AND CORNWALL FOOD WASTE COLLECTIONS
Collections of waste food from Devon and Cornwall businesses is carried out by Andigestion.