Project Profile

Project Title Bio-toilets in schools of the North-eastern States of India for hygiene and technology dissemination
Project Code 2016NB01
Project Status Ongoing
Start Date April 2016
Sponsor(s) Department of Biotechnology
Division Environmental and Industrial Biotechnology

The main objectives to be achieved from the project are given below:

Operationalization of toilets;

Demonstration of anaerobic digester for biogas generation and its utilization;

Feasibility for utilization of biogas as clean energy in cooking of midday meal in schools;

Promoting behavioural change among school children and teach them to be hygienic.

Dissemination of bio-toilets in the DNA club schools by TERINE.