Biffa West Sussex Ltd
Biffa is an integrated waste management company providing collection, recycling, treatment, disposal and technologically driven energy generation services across four operating divisions.
Biffa's household waste division is a service provider to local authorities, providing household waste and recycling collections, street cleansing and other services.
They operate a Resource, Recovery and Treatment division which focuses on the processing of residual and recyclable materials.
Their energy division operates energy from waste facilities across the UK, creating sustainable energy from the processing of waste.
Other technologies employed to extract energy from waste:
- Landfill gas (LFG) - Landfill gas is acquired by extracting methane from landfill sites to use in energy production
- Anaerobic digestion - Poplars anaerobic digestion (AD) facility is the largest anaerobic digestion plant in Europe, with a processing capacity of 120k tonnes of food waste per annum.