British Retailers Turn Waste Into Power

U.K. retailers are shipping their food waste to bioenergy plants
Photograph by David Lidbetter/Gallery Stock

John Montagu, the Fourth Earl of Sandwich, likely never had an inkling that his culinary invention would revolutionize lunchtime. And it’s certain that he never dreamed that a cheddar ploughmans or an egg and cress would one day serve to heat British homes in wintertime.

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