This Laboratory situated in Custom House, Kochi,started functioning in1958.



Description of samples received (major commodities) for testing:

  • Oils and Fats-Coconut oil, Palm oil, Sesame oil, etc.
  • Ores and Minerals-Iron ore, Copper ore, Manganese ore, Zirconium sand etc.
  • Petroleum products- Mineral oils,Gasoline, Kerosene, Bitumen, etc.
  • Chemicals and Formulations.
  • Plastics,Polymeric Formulations and Rubber, Rubber products.
  • Leather and leather products etc.
  • Paper and Paper Board.
  • Textiles- Silk, Cotton, Polyester, Viscose, Nylon, Acrylic, Wool etc.
  • Metals and Alloys- Iron, Copper, Aluminum, Zinc, Steel, Brass, etc .
  • Glass, Marble, Tiles and Ceramic Products.
  • Seizure samples such as Gold, Silver, Saffron etc.
  • Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic substances
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