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Commercial success eludes Lucknow herbal innovation lab

09 November 2015

LUCKNOW: A battery of innovative and formulations, and numerous patents to its credit nonetheless, the Lucknow-based (NBRI) still awaits commercial success.

Products developed at this Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) facility include herbal beer, chocolate, sindoor, lipstick, cough syrup, health drink, gulal, ointment, biofertiliser and biopesticide, besides a cotton variety resistant to the whitefly pest.

Although the technology for some products was transferred to private companies, products were either not launched or were not successful commercially…

Read more: http://www.business-standard.com/article/current-affairs/commercial-success-eludes-lucknow-herbal-innovation-lab-115110900028_1.html

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Written by csirindia

November 9, 2015 at 10:02 am

Posted in NBRI

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