Guidance

Anaerobic digestion

How anaerobic digestion can be used to treat biodegradable waste.

This publication was withdrawn on

This promotional guidance is now out of date, see guidance on Generating energy from waste, including anaerobic digestion for more information on anaerobic digestion.

Documents

Anaerobic digestion

This file may not be suitable for users of assistive technology. Request an accessible format.

If you use assistive technology (such as a screen reader) and need a version of this document in a more accessible format, please email enquiries@environment-agency.gov.uk. Please tell us what format you need. It will help us if you say what assistive technology you use.

Details

What materials are suitable for anaerobic digestion and how operators should apply to the Environment Agency for an environmental permit.

Published 1 November 2011