The Institute of Industrial Research (IIR) is one of the leading 13 Research Institutes of Ghana’s Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), the main Science and Technology Research and Development Institution of Ghana. The CSIR-IIR is Ghana’s foremost industrial research and development organization.

 

Materials and Manufacturing Division (MMD)

MMD undertakes research and development activities in the areas of materials and manufacturing. Areas of R&D activities include: identification, characterization and beneficiation of materials; wood-plastic composite research; fly ash and coupling agents from vegetables oils; R&D into high alumina refractories and extraction of bioactive ingredients from plant for herbal drugs. Some services offered by the MMD include:

 

  • Manufacturing of laboratory and industrial glass wares
  • Characterization and beneficiation of local raw materials
  • Herbal extraction products
  • Kiln, ovens and incinerators construction
  • Refractory bricks

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CONTACT:

THE HEAD OF DIVISION
MR. KISIEDU AKUFO KUMI
EMAIL: akufokumi@csir-iir.org

 
 

 

Materials & Manufacturing

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