Recycling compostables from Sandringham Estate

THE SANDRINGHAM ESTATE, ENVAR COMPOSTING AND COUNTRYSTYLE RECYCLING JOIN FORCES IN MAJOR PARTNERSHIP TO CLOSE THE LOOP ON COMPOSTABLES  Envar Composting are proud to announce a major partnership with The Sandringham Estate to supply a number of innovative closed loop services including the recycling of compostable packaging out of the Royal Estate. The unique combination…

Jubilee Opening Hours

We would like to wish the Queen a happy jubilee for the bank holiday weekend. To give our staff time off to enjoy the extended bank holiday we have adjusted our hours. Please see below notice of the temporary change in hours.

What is Soil Improver?

What Are Soil Improvers? A Guide To Improving Your Garden’s Soil A soil improver is made from organic material substrate, with the purpose of improving soil – developing its condition, fertility and structure. Soil is often exposed to harmful factors that deteriorates its nutrients for plants. For instance, clay soils can retain moisture but can…

Rejuvenate soil improver

No dig gardening

What is no dig gardening? No dig gardening is a growing method which creates a rich soil and helps to control weeds. It involves mulching the soil with a layer of soil improver or compost which is left on the surface rather than being dug into the soil. By avoiding digging, the soil structure is…

why go peat free

Why go peat free?

Why go peat free? The sale of peat to amateur gardeners in England and Wales is to be banned by 2024 and the sale of peat for commercial use is projected to be banned by 2028-2030. Peatlands are the world’s largest carbon store on land. These natural, boggy areas provide valuable ecosystems for both plants…

Zero50 the green impact podcast

Zero50 The Green Impact Podcast

Zero50 The Green Impact Podcast is a brilliant podcast hosted by Bruce Bratley, CEO and founder of recycling company First Mile. Each week the podcast features people creating solutions for a zero-carbon world. This week Kate Stansfield, our Business Development and Commercial Director explains how Envar compost green and food waste on a large scale.…

REA Organics 2022 Conference

REA Organics 2022 Conference

REA Organics 2022 Conference is taking place on 31 March at The Berystede Hotel, Ascot. Envar are pleased be supporting the event with our Business Development and Commercial Director, Kate Stansfield who is chairing the morning panel session. They will be discussing the future of organics recycling, looking forward to the sector changes to 2030,…

Regeneration Woodhurst Press Statement

Envar Composting are pleased to provide an update on our Regeneration Project at our site in Woodhurst. We have recently submitted our Section 25 response to Cambridge County Council’s formal request for further information following the statutory consultation exercise on the Planning Application. The Planning Authority will now consider our application and provide the outcome…

Huntingdon Community Radio Interview

Envar were pleased to welcome Bill Hensley from Huntingdon Community Radio to our composting site near St Ives, Cambridgeshire. Listen to the interview with Kate, our Business Development & Commercial Director, who explains what happens to the green and food waste that arrives at our St Ives site and talks about our exciting plans for…

New electric vehicle charging points

We have had 2 new electric vehicle charging points installed at our Cambridge site recently. This enables staff with electric vehicles to charge them while on site. Our 1056 solar panels on the roofs of our buildings provide green energy power to our site including the chargers. The solar panels are reducing our annual electricity…