The EU Landfill directive is great news for our environment but rising waste disposal charges coupled with increasing transportation costs are not great news for your business.
Food waste is heavy and unless you can find an alternative solution to sending your waste to landfill your costs will increase significantly over the coming months and years.
That's where we come in, our mission at Tidy Planet is to save you money whilst saving the planet. We believe landfill stinks and we want to help you avoid sending your waste to landfill. We develop unique solutions for every customer that either stop the waste needing to leave site by changing it into a useable product, or decrease your waste significantly so that your waste disposal costs are considerably reduced.
FOOD WASTE COMPOSTERS
The most sustainable environmental solution is to recycle your food wastes on site. By using one of our Rocket composters you will stop your food waste leaving the site and benefit from homemade 100% organic compost, which can be utilised on your grounds to help new vegetation grow.
Money saved: The elimination of food waste means no food waste disposal costs whatsoever including no transportation off site and no rising unforeseen costs. You also save money on compost purchasing by producing your own.
FOOD WASTE REDUCTION AND DEWATERING
Our food waste macerating and dewatering systems reduce the weight and volume of your waste significantly by removing the liquids and air from your food waste.
Money saved: These systems reduce the overall weight and volume of food wastes, which means waste disposal costs are reduced by up to 80%.
FOOD WASTE TO DRAIN
Our Enzyme based food waste reduction system digests food waste making sure that everything biodegradable turns into grey water and is sent safely to drain. Blockage problems commonly found in waste to drain systems are eliminated, using existing infrastructure and saving you the hassle of dealing with solid food waste.
Money saved: This system ensures that virtually all the food waste is sent conveniently to your existing drain system eliminating waste storage and disposal costs.
FOOD WASTE DRYING SYSTEMS AND BIOMASS
For facilities wishing to add value to their food waste, encountering packaging contamination or suffering storage and odour problems a Food Waste Drying system is the solution. These systems reduce the food waste by 90% by drying it into an odourless inert powder. The resultant product additionally has the financial benefit of a calorific value higher than wood chip as a Biomass fuel or value as an animal feed component.
Money saved: 80-90% savings on waste disposal costs from day one and value as a fuel or feed product.
WASTE OIL TO ENERGY
The people who kindly collect your waste vegetable oil free of charge are in fact making money from your waste! We can help you save money by helping you convert the waste oil into your own fuel to power your facility or vehicles.
Combined Heat and Power (CHiP)
Your waste oil is converted to fuel to power the CHiP unit, which in turn generates electricity and hot water.
Money saved: You save on electricity and gas charges for your site and as you are producing renewable energy you receive additional financial benefits with Renewable Obligation Certificates (ROC's).
BIO - DIESEL
Waste cooking oil is used as the base to produce bio-diesel, this simple system allows you to produce your own fuel, which can be used in vans, minibuses, tractors and generators, in fact whatever you've got on site that runs on diesel.
Money saved: When it costs as little as £0.20 per litre to make, it makes your waste cooking oil worth the best part of £1.00 per litre !