How company turns human waste into animal feed, fertiliser 

Sanergy

Staff busy at work at Sanergy factory in Kinanie, Machakos County.

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What you need to know:

  • Firm employs circular economy model comprising urban sanitation, energy, food security and job creation.
  • By using handcarts, the company can penetrate the farthest reaches of slums, thus creating job for youth.

After driving for about 20km up a dirt road from the Mombasa Road junction, we arrive in Kinanie, Machakos County. This quiet area is perched on rocky hills, large irrigated vegetable farms and dusty tracks.

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