MASTIC provides a platform for technology transfer to enhance the application of local technology towards the development of the country's S&T capabilities. This database contained information on local products or technologies with potential for commercialisation resulting from R&D activities. This showed a selected products or technologies in TECHMart database.
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Production of Biodegradable Plastic from Palm Oil
A production method of poly (3-hydroxybutyrate) and its copolymers from crude palm oil has been developed by using a locally isolated micro-organism identified as Erwinia sp. USMI-20. The production method involves fermenting the carbon source together with a mineral medium solution under an aerobic condition.
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This pilot project aims at electronically link and integrate suppliers with logistics providers and the relevant government agencies, which will enhance the national competitiveness. The main goal is to reduce the throughput time by introducing web-based applications for Customs declaration and approval for airfreight at the Penang International Airport.