horticulture


Pennosan is focused on developing chitosan formulations for environmentally beneficial applications, particularly water and waste water treatment and natural and organic horticultural applications. Chitosan is produced from the natural polymer chitin, which gives the shells of crustaceans, shellfish, insects and fungi their structure and shape. Chitin is the second most abundant natural […]

Chitin and Chitosan


Pennosan, through its Research & Development arm Pennotec is working with UK universities and industrial partners to develop proprietary chitin and chitosan products for the horticultural market for increased crop yields and quality. Chitosan is a natural, biodegradable materials with intrinsic anti-microbial properties. Chitin is a natural polymer which induces the growth of beneficial bacteria […]

Horticulture