Project Title Coconut Meat Shake (CMS)
Project Category Innovation
Abstract Coconut Meat Shake (CMS) is made from the flesh of a young green coconut. The coconut meat shake (CMS) is loaded with minerals which are an essential electrolyte; vital for the cells to carry electrical impulses across other cells to avoid dehydration during heavy exercise, hence will help to delay the onset of muscle fatigue. It is also rich in carbohydrates, proteins, minerals such as potassium, calcium, phosphorus, iron, iodine, chlorine, magnesium as well as various vitamins including vitamin B1 (Thaimin), B2 (riboflvin) and B5 (penthatonic acids). The coconut meat shake (CMS) can be used to make into various form of energy food for competitive athlete in endurance training as it contains the main components in the diet. The carbohydrates content supplies the energy source and proteins for muscle repair. The mineral acts as electrolyte and the vitamins involved in the carbohydrates metabolism to produce energy. The process that has been developed, converting the coconut flesh to coconut meat shake (CMS) by homogenizing process. The uniqueness of the coconut meat shake (CMS) is that athletes have the alternative of consuming the shake (CMS) as their replacement for sport drinks and energy bar to enhance their performance which is much cheaper as well as organic in nature. The utilities of the product will enhance the socio-economics of the rural community in the coconut industry which could provide extra income. The product has a potential for commercialisation through the sales of the shake (CMS) as an ergogenic food for endurance athletes.
Validation Status Validated
Validation Date 2016-02-05


Staff Status
Norazlin Abdullah Leader
Margaret Chan, Prof. Madya Dr. Member
Wan Samiati Andriana Binti Wan Mohamad Daud, Dr Member
Zahrah Haji Sirat Member
Nur Khairunisa Binti Haji Abu Talip Member


Event Name Event Date Event Level Achievement Event Venue
Sarawak Invention, Innovation and Design Expo (SIIDEx 2016) 2016-01-29 State Best Booth Award Dewan Jubli, UiTM Sarawak
Sarawak Invention, Innovation and Design Expo (SIIDEx 2016) 2016-01-29 State Gold Dewan Jubli, UiTM Sarawak