The Tamarind Seed Husk or the brown outer shell seed is produced from roasted seeds after decortications also very useful product. After the decortications Roasted seeds, about 35% of Tamarind Seed Husk is obtained which is a bye product. At present it is used as fuel and as cattle feed.
The tamarind seed husk is a very high calorific value material, and it is effective as a biomass fuel to replace wood and other alternative biomass fuels used. Given its availability and cost, it is a far advantageous product to another commercial burning material.