Flexigester V10

Sustainable OneWorld Technologies C.I.C. (SOWTech)

Product description Brand name and product description

The Flexigester System is an anaerobic digestion system that can take materials such as animal manures, waste food, human waste and plants and convert them, over a period of several weeks, into natural Biofertiliser and Biogas. The system is delivered in a box, it is small and light, yet it has a capacity of 10 tonnes and above.


Target region(s) Target region for distribution/implementation (listed by country if specified)

Africa. To date projects in UgandaSierra LeoneMalawi.

Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"

Flexigester systems have been designed and developed by Sustainable OneWorld Technologies C.I.C. (SOWTech) in joint partnership with Butyl Products Ltd who manufacture and distribute the systems.

Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.


Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.

Systems distributed in Africa include Flexi Biogas BG5, Simgas GesiShamba, MBSA Biogas Plant.

SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service
Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)

Designed for small communities and farming groups.

Owning a Flexigester System can turn the user into “business entrepreneur”. Depending on the community needs there may be opportunities to sell any excess biogas or biofertiliser, accept other peoples waste for treatment or even start a service to collect waste.

The system also has the advantage that it can be set up quickly for places such as refugee camps.

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