Project Title Natural Antibacterial Dishwashing Liquid
Project Category Innovation
Abstract Utilisation of antibaterial dish washing liquid for domestic use is demanded for hygiene as a form of antibacterial disinfectant in kitchen, cookwares, sponges, clothes and dishes in which food residues are present. Most dish washing liquid can only remove dried, oily and greasy stains. In fact, current products in the market use synthetic chemical causing some side effects such as skin allergies. This antibacterial dish washing liquid contains fresh natural aromatic calamansi essential oil extracted by hydrodistillation from calamansi Citrus microcarpa tested effective for antibacterial activity against Pseudomonas aeruginosa, staphylococcus aureus, Escherichia coli and streptococcus pyogenes. It can be used as a form of household and domestic product to prevent food borne diseases and hygienic solutions.
Validation Status Validated
Validation Date 2016-03-01


Staff Status
Wong Mui Hung Leader
Hartini binti Mahidin Member
Nor Hayati binti Abdullah Member


Event Name Event Date Event Level Achievement Event Venue
Sarawak Invention, Innovation & Design Expo (SIIDEx 2016) 2016-01-29 State Participation Dewan Jubli, UiTM Sarawak