Sparky Dryer

Sparky Social Enterprise Limited

Sparky Dryer is a food dehydrator that that runs on solar power and harvest waste.

Product description Brand name and product description

Sparky Dryer is a low tech thermodehydrator designed by Sparky Social Enterprise Limited. The dryer is powered by harvest waste and solar energy and therefore has zero carbon emissions. The Sparky Dryer dehydrates 5 times faster than solar dryers, and 10 times faster than open sun drying method while still maintaining the nutrients in the food. In addition, it can dry up to 50 kg of produce within 5 hours with only 2 kgs of bio-fuel.

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

The Sparky Dryer is currently being distributed in Uganda.

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

This product is currently being distributed directly to clients by Sparky Social Enterprise Limited.

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.
SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

Goal 1: No poverty

Goal 2: Zero hunger

Goal 7: Affordable and clean energy

Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)

Small-scale farmers living in Africa who want to dry fruits for commercialization.

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