The bioassay presented here is an important tool for the detoxification of castor bean
by breeding for varieties with lower RIP.
The market opportunity of castor beans
as a sustainable and economically viable feedstock alternative for the growing biofuel market is substantial, and addresses one of the world's most significant challenges of fuel dependency.
The castor bean
plant (ricinus communis) is a 4- to 12-foot shrub-like herb originating in Southeast Africa, but it has a worldwide distribution.
Ricin, which can be administered in food and water or sprayed as an aerosol, is extracted from castor beans
Every ZEAL sunglass frame is made from Z-Resin, a plant-based resin made from castor bean
oil instead of crude oil, making the entire line of eyewear eco-friendly.
VESTAMID Terra is derived partly or entirely from the castor bean
plant, a raw material that is not animal feed, and which does not compete with that of food crops.
plants are grown as ornamental shrubs in the Southern United States, but there is no domestic castor oil production and it is mostly imported from India and China.
2% EPL; T7 = castor bean
cake with the following chemical characteristics (provided by the manufacturer): 5% nitrogen, 5% organic carbon, CEC 350 mmol [dm.
uk for a good list, but castor bean
, cherry kernels, cocklebur, Easter lily, oleander, poison or water hemlock, red maple, thorn apple and yew are all extremely toxic.
Pruning native plants can enhance seed dry weight, therefore leaf area would be increased which leads to more photosynthesis and seed storage materials [1,5] with the manipulation of the castor bean
growth through the pruning at different planting densities concluded that the nipping of the apical shoot at the 6th; 10th and 14th node of the main stem reduced the plant height, but it did not affect seed yield.
In a hidden canyon above the Vermont Tennis Court, invasive mustard, castor bean
and tree tobacco glowed green amid soot and charred tree skeletons.
Lavender: repels fleas and moths Castor bean
plant: deters mice and moles (poisonous to humans)