Department Sanitation, Water and Solid Waste for Development

Practical knowhow on Black Soldier Fly (BSF) biowaste processing

This web-based guide has the objective to share practical information, be this day-to-day knowledge of operating a BSF processing or developing products from BSF larvae.


Operating a BSF biowaste processing facility

Black Soldier Fly Biowaste Processing – A Step-by-Step Guide” has been prepared for practical use, explaining the required materials and equipment, as well as each working step similar to a cookbook with its respective recipes.

Instructional Video to the Guidebook.

Technical Drawings of Custom Made Materials at FORWARD Site







Safety considerations

Heavy metals in BSF larvae





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