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- Salemdeeb, Ramy; zu Ermgassen, Erasmus K.H.J.; Kim, Mi Hyung; Balmford, Andrew; Al-Tabbaa, Abir
- Journal of cleaner production 2017 v.140 pp. 871-880
- European Union; anaerobic digestion; animal wastes; composting; consequential life cycle assessment; disease control; environmental health; feeds; food analysis; food processing wastes; food waste; guidelines; heat treatment; industry; issues and policy; landfills; recycling; swine; United Kingdom
- ... The disposal of food waste is a large environmental problem. In the United Kingdom (UK), approximately 15 million tonnes of food are wasted each year, mostly disposed of in landfill, via composting, or anaerobic digestion (AD). European Union (EU) guidelines state that food waste should preferentially be used as animal feed though for most food waste this practice is currently illegal, because of ...
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