Quality control and process control assume great importance in any production activity, more so when one is dealing with a high variable and expensive material like silk. Realising the need of the Indian silk industry, CSTRI has an elaborate testing facility primarily aimed at quality improvement. It provides testing services in the areas of physical, chemical and eco-parameters.
The textile testing laboratory comprises of  Physical Testing  Division,  Chemical Testing Division. Both divisions of the laboratory has received ISO/IEC 17025 Accreditation from the National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories (NABL). NABL, a Government of India body under the Department of Science and Technology. All the fibre, yarn and fabric tests are carried out in accordance with ASTM, BIS, AATCC, ISA and validated in-house standards. More Details….