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Sustainable sisal in Tanzania

A boom in the global demand for sisal fibre has revitalised the industry in Tanzania. While smallholders are benefitting from planting the drought-resistant crop alongside their maize and beans, one sisal processing company has developed some innovative uses for the sisal biomass.


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Great work! I'd like to add that in Mexico we are developing a project to produce biofuels and tens of value-added bioproducts from agave. Several US commercial biofuels producers are very interested in agave.
posted by: Arturo Velez (17:12:43 Thu 27th May 2010)

 

 

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