BIS CERTIFICATION FOR HYDROGENATED RICE BRAN FATTY ACIDS
IS 12361:1988

In this competitive scenario, it isn't easy to survive in the market without a standard quality and certified product. BIS license may also be required to sell products in the Indian market.

As per the Hydrogenated Rice Bran Fatty Acids (Quality Control) Order, 2022, the Bureau of Indian Standards has made it mandatory to obtain BIS certification for Hydrogenated Rice Bran Fatty Acids. Hydrogenated Rice Bran Fatty Acids shall conform to IS 12361: 1988 and shall bear the Standard Mark (ISI Mark) under a license from the Bureau of Indian Standards as per Scheme-I of Schedule-II of the Bureau of Indian Standards (Conformity Assessment) Regulations 2018.

To obtain a BIS certificate for Hydrogenated Rice Bran Fatty Acids, the manufacturer must ensure that Hydrogenated Rice Bran Fatty Acids conform to applicable Indian standards. IS 12361: 1988 is the Indian standard for Hydrogenated Rice Bran Fatty Acids.

Let's take a closer look at IS 12361: 1988 for Hydrogenated Rice Bran Fatty Acids.

This standard specifies the requirements and the sampling and testing method for Hydrogenated Rice Bran Fatty Acids.

The material shall be obtained by splitting, hydrogenation, and distillation, or splitting, distillation, and hydrogenation, or hydrogenation, splitting, and distillation of rice bran oil. The material shall be free from adulterants, sediment, suspended and other foreign matter and separated water. The material shall also comply with the requirements of the standard.

TESTS

The following tests shall be carried out as per the method specified in the standard.

  • Test for free mineral acidity
  • Determination of ash

Packing and marking

Packing and marking shall be done as per IS 12361: 1988. The material must be packed in suitable containers. The containers must be securely closed and marked with the name of the material, net mass, batch number or lot number, month and year of manufacture, and the manufacturer's name and trade mark. The container may also be marked with the standard mark (ISI Mark).

The manufacturer must obtain a BIS license for Hydrogenated Rice Bran Fatty Acids from the Bureau of Indian Standards to use a standard mark (ISI Mark). BIS will grant a license after successfully assessing manufacturing infrastructure, processes, quality control, and testing capabilities during a visit to manufacturing premises.

isi mark

NOTE:

For Detailed Information about the Procedure for BIS ISI Certification, Visit :

  1. Procedure for Domestic Manufacturer
  2. Procedure for Foreign Manufacturer

Conclusion:

If a product falls under the scope of the BIS Conformity Assessment Scheme, All the manufacturers, importers, and foreign entities must obtain BIS ISI Certification. The Bureau may cancel the License if the product fails to meet certification requirements.

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