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The appeal of peel

In the mix
  • Health hazard
  • Slum food
  • Waste not want not
  • In the mix
  • Making 'green' fuel
  • Great balls of fire
  • Ready meal for ruminants
  • Tasty waste

In the mix

The ingredients for making fuel briquettes: a mixture of fruit and vegetable waste, including banana peels; charcoal dust; anthill soil and cow dung. The mixture is rolled into flammable balls of "green" fuel.

picture credit: Pius Sawa



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