Flexigester V10

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

The Flexigester is an anaerobic digestion system used to produce both biogas and biofertilizer.

Product description Brand name and product description

The Flexigester System is an anaerobic digestion system developed by Sustainable OneWorld Technologies C.I.C. (SOWTech), 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, with V10 in the name indicating 10 tonnes.


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

Africa. To date projects in Uganda, Sierra Leone, Malawi and Tanzania.

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.

5000 USD Interview with representative

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

Systems distributed in Africa include Flexi Biogas BG5, MBSA Biogas Plant, Human Waste Bioreactor, Biodome.sarl, and Simgas GesiShamba (now discontinued).

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

Goal 7: Affordable and clean energy

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

The Flexigester is designed for use in emergency aid situations, temporary camps and medium sized communities or institutions.

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