Ongoing Research Projects

This project is being implemented by IPAR in collaboration with different partners including BIO INNOVATE, AFRICA, ICIPE and SIDA.
The project consists of utilizing cassava bio-waste (peels) and other bio-wastes to produce eco-friendly packaging products for the East African market, providing a solution to the problem of non-biodegradable plastic bags.
The main objective of the project is to develop, test, and commercialize biodegradable and environmentally-friendly packaging solutions from cassava and other bio-waste resources for the East African Market.