To guarantee the standard of merchandise manufactured below the model ‘Chhattisgarh Herbals’, 05 high quality testing laboratories have been arrange within the state. In these laboratories established on the forest circle degree in Raipur, Ambikapur, Jagdalpur, Kanker and Bilaspur, certificates relating to the standard of the merchandise can be issued primarily after testing. With this, the sale of merchandise of Chhattisgarh Herbals will get an additional enhance within the nation and out of doors the nation.
The work of operation of those laboratories can be performed by Chhattisgarh State Minor Forest Produce Association. Lab Analyst has been appointed for testing within the lab. Specialists have additionally been appointed for this on the headquarters degree. According to the prescribed protocol, 65 minor forest produce and 59 medicinal, 46 edible, 07 beauty and 22 different merchandise can be examined within the laboratory. In this, the merchandise of all of the district unions and Van Dhan Vikas Kendras falling below the respective circle can be examined. It was launched by Chief Minister Shri Bhupesh Baghel lately in a program organized below the chairmanship of Forest Minister Shri Mohammad Akbar.
It is price mentioning that 8 thousand 11 self-help teams members are working within the processing of minor forest produce within the state. Products price Rs 6 crore 38 lakh have been offered within the yr 2021-22. Continuous efforts are being made to promote the merchandise made by them within the nation and out of doors the nation. For advertising and marketing of those merchandise it’s crucial that their high quality and elements are periodically examined in acknowledged laboratories. Chhattisgarh doesn’t have sufficient laboratories for testing minor forest produce, natural merchandise and natural medicines, preserving this in thoughts these laboratories have been established.