Biological Testing
Name of the Test/Test parameters Specification
Mildew & Rot ressistance of textiles, assessment of antibacterial property, Microbial load analysis in jute products
AATCC
Bacterial count, Pectinase activity
IS, In-House
Rot Resistance & Anti-mildew Agents:

Anti-mildew property,  rot proofing (soil burial, multiple culture test)
IS
Testing of damaged Jute product samples:

Fungal growth, pH, plating, damage count, iron staining
IS, In-House
Testing of disinfectants, Sizing antiseptics
In-House
Bacteriological examination of water
IS
Bio-burden on textile materials (fungus, bacteria, yeast etc.)
Standard methods
Enzyme assay
IS
Fungal culture(IJIRA code 6.2) for jute root softening
NA