The Faculty of Science & Technology innovations

1. Geological Science Kits for Schools

The Department of Geology has developed Geological Science Kits that are unique and purely for Educational Purposes for both Primary and Secondary schools. the kits are  teaching basic properties of rocks and minerals for more information read here


2. Essentials oils and detergents

The department of Chemistry has produced a number of has a number of products that have been approved by the Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS) under the Standards Act (CAP. 496 of the Laws of Kenya).

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these products include:



Eucalyptus  globulus oil, lavender essential oil, peppermint essential oil, cypress essential oil, frankincense essential oil, sandalwood essential oil and rosemary essential oil. to learn more about these oils click here



(i) Hand Sanitizer - (Brand name: 'Chiro Klenz')

(ii) Multipurpose Detergent - (Brand name: 'Chiro Klenz')

(iii) Hand Wash - (Brand name: 'Chiro Klean').

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3. C4D LAB

C4DLab is an R&D and Startup Incubation Hub situated at the University of Nairobi. With the following focus areas, the lab aims at contributing towards building the Silicon Savannah, leveraging on the large University community.