Maha Chemicals offers automated self-cleaning photobioreactors to cultivate algae for shrimp hatcheries. Read on to find out about the green technology!
Shrimp farming is the latest type of farming that transforming itself with new technologies in Singapore. Singapore government has recently announced a $60 million Agri-Food Cluster Transformation Fund to support local farmers to bring in new technologies to boost their yield and reduce pollution and waste. Singapore government aims to boost the existing capabilities of local farmers to enable them to meet the Clean and Green Standard launching later this year.
Maha Chemicals Asia is one of the foremost brand name in the Speciality Chemicals Marketing and Distribution Industry in the Southeast Asian region. Headquartered in Singapore, we provide a wide range of chemical solutions with a deep understanding of customers’ needs across industries. We are excited to share our knowledge and technologies to help local aquaculture farmers boost their yield and reduce pollution and waste.
Maha Chemicals Asia had previously introduced a sustainable mineral technology, AQUA-Cal+, to alleviate the problems faced by shrimp farmers in Malaysia and Vietnam. AQUA-Cal+ is a stabilised suspension of approximately 60% by weight Magnesium Hydroxide with some Calcium Carbonate. AQUA-Cal+ utilisation in culture ponds minimises pollution to the environment and reduces stress factors in the ponds. AQUA-Cal+ enables farmers to adopt a green culture technique and increase yield and revenue for the farmers.