FUNCTIONS OF THE DIVISION


    • Undertake research and development in the fields of chemicals, fuels, pharmaceuticals and energy systems;

    • Undertake technology transfer of generated technologies;

    • Provide technical assistance and support services to clients, (i.e., industry, academe) in relation to the division’s field of expertise; and

  • Contribute in the planning and implementation of the Institute’s programs/projects.


FUNCTIONS OF THE SECTIONS


ENERGY SECTION
    • Develop and improve technologies on the production and performance testing of fuels from alternative and/or renewable sources taking into consideration reduction of greenhouse gas emissions;

    • Design, develop and improve technologies on energy systems and their efficiency and performance testing; and

  • Provide technical assistance on improving energy efficiency through energy audit.
INDUSTRIAL CHEMICALS SECTION
    • Develop and improve technologies involving the processing/synthesis of chemicals and substances of industrial and energy applications from indigenous raw materials; and

  • Provide technical assistance and support services, e.g., extraction/characterization of fixed oils from various plant sources, use of TBIs/EMs on CME, iodized salt and other technologies.

PHARMACEUTICAL CHEMICALS SECTION

    • Develop and improve technologies on the production of biologically active constituents and pharmaceutical excipients from indigenous plants; and

  • Develop and improve technologies on the production of pharmaceutical and other formulations from natural products.

  PROCESS DEVELOPMENT SECTION

    • Undertake scale-up validation studies for generated technologies from laboratory scale; and

  • Develop equipment prototypes for scale-up processing and production.

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ITDI Technologies ready for transfer
 

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