Our Technologies

Low Cost Pineapple Dryer
This 50 kg per batch low cost pineapple dryer is operated using solar and biomass energy. Using an average drying temperature of 60 °C, manually peeled and sliced pineapples with thickness of about 1/4 inch can be dried for about 18 hours. This solar-biomass dryer greatly helps the postharvest industry for it can be utilized not only for pineapple but also for other high-value crops. Farmer’s productivity can be enhanced tremendously through the propagation and marketing of processed high-value crops such as mango, coffee, cashew nuts, atsuete and the like.
Patent Type:
Utility model
Patent Status:
Public Domain


Does this technology interest you?

Get more details from our Intellectual Property Office through the UPLB Technology Transfer and Business Development Office (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).