OPCW holds natural products program in Malaysia
The goal was to increase experience and practical knowledge of chemical research in natural products development and to develop national capacities in member states by making available training to personnel from industry, academic facilities and government laboratories.
The training offered to chemists and scientists the opportunity to learn about chemical research in natural products with focus on value addition through the development of marketable products.
The keynote speaker was Dato’Tan Seng Sung, chairman of the National Authority for the Chemical Weapons Convention. Participants came from 16 nations.