Tubasphere: Natural Termicide for Cryptotermes cavifrons (Dry Woods Termite)

Daniel Josua Francia | Phillippines

Tubasphere: Natural Termicide for Cryptotermes cavifrons (Dry Woods Termite)

Daniel Josua Francia

Phillippines

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Tuba-tuba is an herbal medicine with a scientific name Jotropha curcas, known in the Philippines as a remedy to bruise and sprained ankle. Yellow dye can be obtained from its roots and blue dye from the bark. The most promising part of this plant is the seed that can be processed to produce alternative biofuel.Tuba-tuba is the main material use in this research to create a termicide