It's a Jungle Out There- A Maui company fuses tecnology with nature to create new, unusual products.
Hawaii Business, July 2007 By Cathy S. Cruz
For the past few years, a Maui company has fused technology with nature to create nutraceutical products. The company, Bioponic Phytoceuticals (OTC:BPYT), is located in an 18,000-square-foot office comprised of agriculture space, laboratories and distribution/packaging rooms. The company’s patented Airponic Growing System (AGS) allows plants to grow in an oxygen- and nutrient-rich environment. Its hydrodistillation method collects steam from heated plant materials, which is then used to make products. Here are some of those products: