The biogas plant in Piekoszów was the first installation in Poland built by HoSt.

The installation is built next to the slaughter house and optimally equipped to digest  category 3 material, includingslaughterhouse waste and blood.

About 25% of the input is slaughterhouse waste and 30% is pig manure, which is supplemented with corn and waste from the food industry.


Start construction June 2010
Startup September 2011


Capacity 30,000 m³/year
Input pig manure in combination with slaughterhouse waste
Digester(s) 2 x 1,526 m³
After-digester(s) 1 x 1,526 m³
CHP(s) 1 x 800 kWe MWM
Solid feeding input 40 m³ mixing/dosing bin with input screws
Pre-storage/receipt 500 m³ tank; 100 m³ polyester silo
Sanitation 10 m³ sanitation unit, 1 hour on 70 °C


  • Digestion of pig manure with category 3 material like slaughterhouse waste and bloof
  • Preparation of the intestine packets through a grinder

More information

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