International Flora Inc.

2267 S Coconino Dr
Apache Junction, AZ 85220

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 3
Total Value of Awards $320K
First Award Date 01/01/91
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/93

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Arquette James D Arquette 3

3 Awards Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 1993
Budget: 01/01/93 - 12/31/93

THE FATTY ACID COMPOSITION OF THE TRIGLYCERIDE OIL OF VERNONIA GALAMENSIS CONTAINS APPROXIMATELY 80% EPOXY ACID KNOWN AS VERNOLIC (CIS-12, 13-EPOXY-CIS-9-OCTADECENOIC) ACID. THE CURRENT SOURCE OF OILSEED IS ZIMBABWE; HOWEVER, AGRONOMIC RESEARCH BY THE USDA/ARS IS DEVELOPING A VARIETY SUITABLE AS AN INDUSTRIAL CROP FOR THE ARID SOUTHWEST USA. MAN...

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 1992
Budget: 01/01/92 - 12/31/92

THE TRIGLYCERIDE SEED OIL OF LESQUERELLA FENDLERI CONTAINS APPROXIMATELY 55% LESQUEROLLIC (14-HYDROXY, CIS-11-EICOSENOIC) ACID, WHICH RESEMBLES RICINOLEIC ACID FOUND IN CASTOR OIL. L. FENDLERI HAS SHOWN PROMISE AS A NEWINDUSTRIAL CROP FOR ARID LANDS WITH THE POTENTIAL OF REPLACING CASTOR OIL, A STRATEGIC MATERIAL WHICH IS 100% IMPORTED. THE UNIQ...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 1991
Budget: 01/01/91 - 12/31/91