University of Glamorgan - Sustainable Environment Research Centre

Wales Centre of Excellence for Anaerobic Digestion

Year created: 1970 No of staff: 25

Sources of Funding

30% - European
50% - National
10% - Regional
10% - Private

Faculty of Health, Sport and Science
CF37 1DL
United Kingdom

44 1443 654130
44 1443 482285

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Primary contact

PhD, Senior Lecturer Sandra ESTEVES

General Info

The Wales Centre of Excellence for Anaerobic Digestion at the University of Glamorgan provides a platform for R&D, expert technical advice, biochemical monitoring, and customised technical training aimed at optimising the performance of existing systems and future anaerobic digestion technologies.

Areas of expertise: Anaerobic Digestion R&D. Selection of feedstocks, reactor design, system operation, monitoring and control. Over 35 years of experience in anaerobic digestion technology.

Target audience:

  • Waste Management companies investing in AD technologies.
  • Commercial/Industrial/Agricultural companies considering AD as an option.
  • Technology providers
  • Regulators of waste management facilities
  • General Public