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Cairo's Poor Convert Kitchen Waste Into Fuel Savings

Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, CO2emissions, food, interesting, food waste, bio-gas, Cairo, water, poor, fuel, recycling )

- 1983 days ago -
The bio-gas digester on the roof of Hussein Farag's apartment in one of the Cairo's poorest districts provides a daily supply of cooking gas produced from the kitchen waste his family would otherwise discard in plastic bags or empty into the clogged >>


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Kit B (276)
Wednesday June 12, 2013, 6:46 am

That could serve as a model of recycling and make every thing we have count.

Jason Topps (9)
Thursday June 13, 2013, 1:56 am
Excellent recycle idea.

M G (0)
Thursday June 13, 2013, 2:24 am
there are companies that convert cooking oil to fuel in the US too!

Kath P (9)
Thursday June 13, 2013, 3:45 am
Out of adversity comes a brilliant idea. Bravo

Past Member (0)
Thursday June 13, 2013, 4:21 am
A means we all should learn

Lindsay K (6)
Thursday June 13, 2013, 4:43 am
Great idea, noted

Robert O (12)
Friday June 14, 2013, 12:31 am
Thanks Naoko.

Frans Badenhorst (582)
Thursday July 4, 2013, 6:20 am
I always admire practical solutions and innovative thinking.....and people who DO.......well done - thanks for posting Naoko...

Rebecca F (34)
Thursday July 4, 2013, 7:02 am
excellent idea all right!!

Sheila D (194)
Saturday July 6, 2013, 9:04 pm
Until this article I had never heard of this. It's relatively inexpensive, and alot safer, compared to having those explodable gas tanks refilled. This could be brought to other countries also. Why isn't it seen more? Or am I just getting my head out of the sand???
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