Rural: CNSL

Quanta has a pedigree of sourcing products and commodities for markets worldwide.  As part of Quanta’s engagement in the India rural ecosystem:

  • Market access for industry applications of CNSL (Cashew Nut Shell Liquid). Geographical focus areas are in Tamil Nadu, India – in the Cuddalore District area cashew belt.
  • We work with NGOs to assist local growers and processors in financing, operations and markets.


Cashew Nut Shell Liquid – Advantages

  •  Improved Flexibility and reduced brittleness.
  •  Solubility in Organic Solvents.
  •  Improved Processability.
  • Low Fade Characteristics for Friction.
  • Resistance to ‘Cold Wear’.
  • Good Electrical Resistance.
  • Better Water Repellence.
  • Improved alkali and acid resistance.
  • Compatibility with other polymers.
  • Antimicrobial Property.
  • Termite and Insect Resistance.
  • Structural Features for Transformation into High Performance Polymers.

Above info courtesy Govt of India.

Contact Quanta to engage further:

  • to purchase CSNL
  • to get support for cashew processing/growing in Tamil Nadu, India