Penang to salvage food waste

Noble venture: Chow placing food waste into a tank at the launching ceremony of the Food Waste-to-Energy Biogas project at the Batu Maung Solid Waste Transfer Station.

GEORGE TOWN: There is energy stored in food waste and Penang is going to get some of it back instead of sending it the landfill.

A six-month trial will be carried out at a biogas converter in the Batu Maung Solid Waste Transfer Station here to see its viablility.

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