Accreditation / Recognition to NRL

ISO/IEC 17025: 2005 Accreditation:

NRL, ICAR-NRC for Grapes is accredited for testing of pesticide residues in different fruits and vegetables ad aflatoxins in peanut and peanut products by NABL. The scope of accreditation includes 223 pesticides in fruits and vegetables and 4 aflatoxins (B1,B2,G1,G2) in peanut and peanut products. This is highest scope for pesticides among any ICAR institutes

ISO/IEC 17043: 2010 Accreditation:

NRL, ICAR-NRC for Grapes is accredited “Proficiency Testing Provider” for pesticide residues in fruits and vegetables and aflatoxins in peanut and peanut products. This is the only institute in ICAR system having this accreditation.

Recognized as National Reference Laboratory by FSSAI:

NRL, ICAR-NRCG is being recognized as the National reference Laboratory 9apex laboratory in the country) for pesticide residues and aflatoxins in all matrices by Food Safety and Standard Authority of India.

Recognized as National Referral Laboratory by ICAR:

ICAR recognized this lab as the National referral Laboratory of pesticide residues and food safety in fruits. Accordingly, the mandate of institute has been revised.