The BIDF specialises in processing biomass (e.g. wood, wood waste, sawdust, invasives, plants) for extraction of valuable chemicals from the biomass and for converting the biomass into high value products.

Biomanufacturing Industry Development Centre (BIDC) offers technical support to SMMEs and entrepreneurs in the development of cosmetics, foods/ neutraceuticals, industrial biologics and speciality chemicals. During product and process development the BIDC assists Industry/ SMME’s to take their