Bio-mass briquettes are made from the Agriculture waste and forestry waste by Briquetting Machine. It is binder less technology so there is no requirement of any chemical, adhesive or binders for the binding. It is been converted into solid cylindrical shape. The major residues which can be used are Ground nut shell, Cotton stalk, Sugarcane baggasse & leaves, Rice husk, Saw dust, Mustard stalks, Caster seeds shells/ stalk, Wood chips, Coffee husk, Paddy straws, Wheat straw, Sunflower stalks, Palm husk, Soybean husk, Veneer residues, Coir pith, Jute sticks, Bamboo dust, Tobacco waste, Tea waste, barks & straws forestry waste etc….
Briquettes are used for heating purpose, steam generation in boilers etc. At present in Indian it is being used in the industries such as Brick Kilns, Ceramic Industries, Food processing units, Leather industries, Tyre Manufacturing Units, Dying House, Paper mills, Dryer & Ovens for generation of hot air, Vegetable plants, Solvent extraction plants, Chemical plant, Textile units, Milk plant, Sugarcane mills, Laminating industries, Process House & Many Other Commercial & Domestic Uses & now in Bio Electric power plant & Distilleries etc.