The Practical Guide to AD

The Practical Guide to AD

The Practical Guide to AD is designed to guide you through every stage of your project. The new and updated guide has been comprehensively reviewed by leading experts and now reflects current industry practice and changes to regulations and government policy and schemes. The guide will be officially launched next month on Monday 25 September. 

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How can it help?

  • Need to read up on which feedstocks are suitable for AD and what sort of pre-treatment processes they might require?
  • Do you need to weigh up the pros and cons of wet vs dry AD for your circumstances?
  • Are you looking for an inside track on what planning authorities are looking for and advice on how to plan a plant that will keep them happy?
  • Are you struggling to find a reliable source for advice on vital legal and financial issues?

You can find all this information and much more in The Practical Guide to AD.

Which topics will it cover?

  • Introduction to AD
  • Why Anaerobic Digestion?
  • Feedstocks
  • The AD process
  • Producing and using biogas
  • Biomethane
  • Digestate
  • Planning
  • Environmental Regulation
  • Funding and insuring the project
  • Legal and Contractual Matters
  • Training and Competence
  • Health and Safety Introduction
  • Health and Safety legislation 

How much will a copy be?

ADBA Member

  • PDF: FREE for ADBA members
  • Printed copy: £119.95

*rate ex VAT


  • PDF: £100*
  • Printed copy: £149.95

*rate ex VAT

Please note that purchases are non refundable. The guide will be avaibale to purchase on Monday 25 September.

reserve your copy by contacting Cheryl Murdoch

FM BioEnergy are very pleased to endorse The Practical Guide to AD as main sponsors. We believe this is a comprehensive and important document to assist the Biogas Industry in achieving higher standards and improving information availability.

Frank Thomson, Feeds Marketing Director, FM BioEnergy