Technological Summary

  • Technology name

    Identification of the active ingredients in Chilean honeys and propolis.

  • Innovation summary

    To identify the active ingredients that give antibacterial, antioxidant, anti-inflammatory and healing properties to Chilean honeys and propolis for use as ingredients in well- being products.

  • Opportunity

    Worldwide tendency for using natural and effective active ingredients in order to develop food, nutraceutic, cosmetics and farmaceutic products.

  • Market size

    The size of the active ingredient market had a value of 120 billion USD in 2013. It is estimated that for 2020 the market will reach a value of 190 bilion USD with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6.5%.

  • Industry

    Food, Nutraceutics, Cosmetic, Farmaceutic.

  • Development stage

    Laboratory tests.

  • Intellectual Property Status

    Under protection process.