Taiwan Sugar Research Institute

The Taiwan Sugar Research Institute (TSRI; Chinese: 台糖研究所; pinyin: Táitáng Yánjiūsuǒ) is a sugar research center of Taiwan Sugar Corporation in East District, Tainan, Taiwan.[1][2]

Taiwan Sugar Research Institute
台糖研究所
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Established1901
OwnerTaiwan Sugar Corporation
Location
Coordinates22°57′56.3″N 120°13′13.3″E / 22.965639°N 120.220361°E / 22.965639; 120.220361Coordinates: 22°57′56.3″N 120°13′13.3″E / 22.965639°N 120.220361°E / 22.965639; 120.220361

HistoryEdit

The research center was founded in 1901.

FacilitiesEdit

The research center spread over 387 hectares of land, including 375 hectares of experimental farmland. It contains a series of bio-reactors and downstream processing facilities, such as chromatography columns, membrane separators, spray drier and crystallizer.

ResearchEdit

The current research TSRI is undergoing is to find new techniques to raise as much sugarcane as possible per area of usable land and to discover new and resistant sugarcane species from disease and pests.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Welcome to Taiwan Sugar Corporation.-Research & Development".
  2. ^ http://taiwaninfo.nat.gov.tw/ct.asp?xItem=115901&ctNode=124