Kitchen/Food Waste to Biogas

Samuchit Household Biogas System
We offer a plumbing kit consisting of all critical components along with an instructional video. Tanks and pipes need to be purchased locally, and plant can be installed with the help of any local plumber.  Wastes that can be managed: kitchen waste, food waste, green leafy waste such as lawn mowing waste, vegetable or fruit vendor waste, flour mill waste, food cessing industry waste, nonedible oil cake, etc.
Instructional Video only (access for download) : INR 200 (USD 50)
Plumbing Kit (including transport within India, with instructional video access for download) : INR 5700 (USD 200)
Talk to our long-term biogas users to know the efficiency of our systems:
Mr. Dighe (Karvenagar, Pune) : 020 25473033
Mr. Kanhere (Satara Road, Pune) : 020 24219078
0.3 cu.m. (300 lit)digester
1 cu.m. (1000 lit)digester

Maximum quantity of food waste to be fed in

1-2 kg 

4-5 kg 

Gas production capacity

~ 100 gm LPG equivalent per day 

250-300 gm LPG equivalent per day 

Space required

1 m x 1 m, open to sunlight throughout the day 

2 m x 2 m, open to sunlight throughout the day 

Water required

10-20 lit/day (if operated only on food waste) 

20-30 lit/day (if operated only on food waste) 

Labour required

30 min/day 

30 min/day 

Complete biogas plant (only in Pune, India, including transport and installation) 

INR 20,000 

INR 25,000 


Samuchit Household Biogas Plant Dec 2014

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See live demonstration of our biogas system at:
Energy Park, School of Energy Studies, University of Pune, India.