coco coir Archive

The Major Products of Coir Industry and its Product Applications

Husk Chips are mature coconut husks sliced and cut as chips and sun-dried that are used as mulching materials for plantation crops. Its chemical components are lignin, ash, potassium, calcium, magnesium, nitrogen and protein. The moisture content is 10% Coir is a fibrous material derived from coconut husks through decortication. Its color varies depending on

Coco Coir Processing, A Promising Livelihood

The Philippines is basically an agricultural country. For so many years, agriculture-based economy has been its economic backbone. In the Bicol Region, more than 97% of its people are dependent on farming particularly on coconut production. But Despite these agricultural activities, Bicol remains to be poor. While it is true that natural calamities such as