Biofertiliser News for 2013

An archive of Biofertiliser Certification Scheme News

  • Draft PAS 110 Specification out for public consultation

    PAS 110, Specification for whole digestate, separated liquor and separated fibre derived from the anaerobic digestion of source-segregated materials is now available for comment...

    Posted: 9 December, 2013

  • From cost to profit for Langage Farm’s biogas digestate

    Langage AD & REAL Press Release 9th September 2013 Langage Farm predicts profit from digestate in 2014 thanks to Biofertiliser Certification Industry and the media invited to learn more about biofertiliser at RWM Langage Farm announces today that it expects to make a profit fr...

    Posted: 9 September, 2013

  • WRAP Consultation on PAS110 Review

    BSI PAS 110:2010 is currently being reviewed - WRAP has released a consultation paper on the options for changing a number of areas of PAS110:2010.  details on this link...

    Posted: 23 August, 2013

  • European End of Waste criteria for composts and digestates - latest Draft Technical Report issued

    Latest call for feedback and the remaining development process On 31st July JRC-IPTS sent to TWG members their draft final technical report, which takes account of TWG members’ responses (sent in April 2013) to their March call for relevant additional technical and scientific inform...

    Posted: 13 August, 2013

  • Agrivert's Wallingford AD plant the latest BCS certified plant

    Today the Wallingford AD Plant operated by Agrivert became certified under the Biofertiliser Certification Scheme. It is the second AD plant operatd by Agrivert to become certified under the scheme and is capable of processing up to 50,000 tonnes of food waste annually...

    Posted: 21 June, 2013

  • Steering Group for Revision of the PAS110 meets for the first time

    PAS110 Revision The first meeting of the Steering Group (SG) for the revision of PAS 110 took place on Monday 13th at BSI. A wide range of issues were discussed including the RBP (stability) test, PTEs (heavy metal limits) and Pasteurisation (of non ABP inputs)...

    Posted: 13 May, 2013

  • WRAP consultation - Projects to examine critical aspects of PAS110

    During December 2011 a series of workshops were hosted by WRAP, the Environment Agency and SEPA to obtain feedback on PAS110:2010, the AD Quality Protocol and the Additional Scheme Rules for Scotland (ASRS)...

    Posted: 1 March, 2013

  • JRC issue Background Paper for End of Waste Criteria

    A Third Workshop is taking place at Seville, Spain, on 26th February to discuss changes to the Third working Document which was published in August 2012.   The changes are set out in the Background Paper (BP) which has been released by Defra...

    Posted: 14 February, 2013

  • WRAP training courses on AD operations and digestate

    WRAP are pleased to announce the following two courses: How to market, distribute and utilise anaerobic digestate in agriculture 4th March, Stirling (The Stirling Highland Hotel) £25 plus VAT For more details and to register click here 'Improving operations at AD facilitie...

    Posted: 23 January, 2013