SPLAT GM: A Dual Action Organic Formulation to Control Gypsy Moth

Award Information
Agency: Department of Agriculture
Branch: N/A
Contract: 2006-33610-16840
Agency Tracking Number: 2006-00016
Amount: $80,000.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2006
Solicitation Year: N/A
Solicitation Topic Code: N/A
Solicitation Number: N/A
Small Business Information
ISCA Technologies, Inc.
2060 Chicago Avenue, # C-2, Riverside, CA, 92507
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Agenor Mafra-Neto
 (951) 686-5008
Business Contact
 Annlok Yap
Title: Business and Finance Director
Phone: (951) 686-5008
Email: annlok.yap@iscatech.com
Research Institution
Gypsy moth, accidentally introduced in Massachusetts in 1868, is one of North America's most devastating forest pests. Pheromone mating disruption is a safe, organic approach to GM's control; however current formulations are not effective in controlling high density populations. In this Phase I ISCA Technologies, INC. will use SPLAT technology, a flowable and sprayable formulation, to control GM independent of population density, thus overcoming most of the problems associated with current GM mating disruption and control formulations.

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