Specialised Botanical Preparations
Preserve Botanica’s innovation identifies natural molecules, and cultivates, preserves and extracts these to the pharmaceutical industry, this extraction is of a low toxicity and environmental impact. It develops innovative methods for natural product development and focuses on health and wellness market in South Africa.
Its products are specialised botanical preparations primarily destined for the pharmaceutical industry in South Africa. Downstream opportunities relate to cosmetics, nutraceuticals and functional food applications of extracts.
The Department of Trade and Industry – is a co-funding and grant supply partner.
The Economic Development Department of the Municipality of George waived building plan approval costs and provided special discounts on municipal levies in order to assist the business to grow. Unutilised land in the Agricultural Zone of George were made available to Preserve Botanica’s partners for cultivation of honey bush and other medicinal plants.
The SEED Africa Awards 2019 in Malawi, Zambia, Zimbabwe and SEED South Africa Climate Adaptation Awards 2019 in South Africa are sponsored by the Government of Flanders.