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Company Information:

Company Name: International Flora Inc.
City: Apache Junction
State: AZ
Zip+4: 85220
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $100,000.00 2
SBIR Phase II $220,000.00 1

Award List:

DEVELOPMENT OF COSMETIC GRADE OIL AND DERIVATIVES FROM LESOQUERELLA FENDLERI SEED

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: James D Arquette
Award Amount: $50,000.00

DEVELOPMENT OF COSMETIC GRADE OIL AND DERIVATIVES FROM LESOQUERELLA FENDLERI SEED

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: James D Arquette
Award Amount: $220,000.00
Abstract:
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… More

DEVELOPMENT OF COSMETIC GRADE OIL AND DERIVATIVES FROM VERNONIA GALAMENSIS SEED

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Mr James D Arquette
Award Amount: $50,000.00
Abstract:
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… More