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Paddock to Plate – Plate to Paddock: How a restaurant does it

“Now, when the farmers drop off their produce we give them some fertiliser. Last week, my strawberry supplier gave me two trays of beautiful fresh strawberries in exchange for a tub full of fertiliser from the composter.” Alejandro Cancino – Co-owner and Executive Chef When Alejandro Cancino decided to move to Brisbane in 2012 he … Continued

Nolla – the first zero waste restaurant in the Nordic region

“70 000 kg – that’s how much waste the average restaurant produces in a year” Carlos, Luka and Albert are three friends and culinary chefs who trained at some of the world’s best restaurants. Together, they decided to open Restaurant Nolla in order to change the restaurant industry and do what they love with a … Continued

King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals is a public university in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia. Among Saudi universities, its science, engineering, and business/management programs are the most highly regarded in the country as well as in the whole region. Recently, King Fahd University invested in Oklin’s GG100s food waste composter to compost food waste generated from one of their cafeterias. … Continued

Silo – Award Winning Zero Waste Restaurant Composts with Oklin

Silo, an award-winning zero waste restaurant, bakery and coffee house in Brighton opened in 2014 and pioneered zero waste dining in the UK. In order to become zero-waste, food is delivered packaging free in reusable crates, containers, cans or pails. Silo offers a strategically crafted menu which is limited, allowing for everything to be used … Continued

Composting at Sweden’s National Museum of Science and Technology

At the National Museum of Science and Technology, you can explore and discover how everything fits together. Since its start in 1936, the museum has received millions of children and adults curious to see, feel, touch and understand technology in our society. The National Museum of Science and Technology is Sweden’s biggest museum of technology, … Continued

Wasted! The Story of Food Waste

For Canadian viewers, click here to watch the documentary: Wanted! The Story of Food Waste WASTED! THE STORY OF FOOD WASTE aims to change the way people buy, cook, recycle, and eat food. Through the the eyes of chef-heroes like Bourdain, Dan Barber, Mario Batali, Massimo Bottura, and Danny Bowien, audiences will see how the … Continued

Oklin GG02 Small-Scale Food Waste Composter

Learn more about our 24 hour composting machine! Oklin’s GG02 composter can compost up to 4kg (8lbs) of food waste a day, ideal for residential kitchens or small-scale operations like offices or cafes. Similar to our commercial units, there is a reduction rate of 80-90%, and the machine will become full on a weekly basis … Continued

Oklin’s 30 ton per day food waste composter set up

Okin International offers a line of large scale commercial food waste composting machines that can compost anywhere from 10-500 tons of food waste a year. These machines are installed in businesses where food waste is produced – restaurants, hotels, hospitals, prisons, factories, food processing facilities, schools and institutions, gas and oil camps, military bases etc. In China, Oklin is … Continued

Oklin Composter and Compostable Goods

Oklin offers a line of commercial composting machines that turn food waste into compost in 24 hours. It’s been installed in restaurants, hotels, schools, hospitals, universities, food processing centres and more. One of the questions we are often asked is whether or not Oklin’s composting machine can compost products that are certified compostable. The short answer … Continued

Grand Hyatt Converts Food Waste into Compost

Grand Hyatt in Melbourne has been awarded the ‘Hyatt Thrive Leadership Award for Excellence in Environmental Sustainability’, recognising the hotel’s commitment to environmental conservation through the implementation of Oklin’s food waste composter supplied by our Australian partner – Closed Loop. Grand Hyatt is the first five star hotel in Victoria to implement this sustainable recycling program. The … Continued

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