The Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) has met with the National Oil Spill Detection and Response Agency (NOSDRA) and Solpawa Bio-Remediation Products Ltd (SBPL) over the potential certification of local bio-remediation breakthroughs.
The meeting which held recently at NOSDRA’s Headquarter in Abuja discussed NOSDRA’s potential certification of SBPL’s Soil Booster 101X and Solpawa Soil Conditioner 102X).
NCDMB initiated the meeting because it is the driver for the growth of local research capabilities within the Nigerian Oil industry. The Board is supporting SBPL’s efforts towards the commercialization of the Solpawa Soil Booster 101X and Solpawa Soil Conditioner 102X. The Board is working to facilitate NOSDRA’s certification of the patented products prior to the field trials.
The NCDMB team was represented by Mr Woyengidinipre Anthony and Dr Ademola Kaka and they used the opportunity to emphasize the importance of strong collaboration between the Board and NOSDRA in view of NOSDRA’s role in testing of research breakthroughs.
SBPL was represented at the meeting by the lead researcher, Olufolahan Emmanuel-Tella and Rowland Tella while NOSDRA representatives included Oladipo Obanena, Oluyinka Okunubi, John Lahu among others.