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ISI / BIS Certification for B-twill Jute bags for packing foodgrains

Get BIS Certification for B-twill Jute bags for packing foodgrains IS 2566:1993 By Brand Liaison
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B-twill Jute bags for packing foodgrains

IS Standard : IS 2566:1993

Food grains are packaged extensively using b-twill jute bags, a specific type of jute bag. The distinctive B-twill weaving pattern used to create these bags from natural jute fibers improves their strength, performance, and longevity. They are ideal for holding and conveying large amounts of grains because of their remarkable tensile strength, which is a result of their unique twill weave structure. These bags are made especially to handle the pressure and weight involved in packing food grains, guaranteeing safe containment all the way through the supply chain. Jute bags made of b-twill are also well known for being breathable. It makes food grains an excellent option for agricultural products by preserving their quality and freshness.

For producers of B-twill jute bags used to package foodgrains, IS 2566:1993 is essential. By guaranteeing product safety, quality, and adherence to food safety laws, these standards help to maintain food safety and quality during storage and transit. Adherence to these guidelines assists producers in upholding quality assurance throughout their manufacturing procedures, diminishing discrepancies in the caliber of their output. Producers that follow these guidelines may offer dependable and effective B-twill jute bag solutions that satisfy the food industry's packaging requirements and advance food safety and sanitation.

Note: The ISI Mark Certification must be obtained by all producers of B-twill jute bags used to package foodgrains before to releasing their goods onto the Indian market.

Foodgrains are efficiently contained and protected by these B-twill Jute bags, which are certified by ISI. This helps to avoid contamination, spoiling, and spills during storage and distribution. It also verifies that these bags adhere to safety regulations that are essential to preserving the caliber and hygienic conditions of food items. This accreditation validates the dependability and appropriateness of B-twill Jute bags for foodgrain packaging, providing reassurance to the agriculture and food distribution industries.


About ISI / BIS Certification

Indian Standards Institute, or ISI was renamed the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) in 1987. The official mark that the Bureau of Indian Standards provides for manufacturers of various goods is the ISI Mark. It is used to indicate compliance with Indian standards (IS) set by the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) and has been used as a conformity marking for industrial products. Manufacturers received permission from BIS to use the ISI Mark on items that comply with relevant Indian requirements through the product certification program. 

Only manufacturers (domestic or foreign) who produce the finished product will be awarded ISI Certification. This will not be given to any product importers, traders, dealers, or distributors.


Documents Required for ISI / BIS Certification

The following documentation is required to get an ISI certification:

  • Main Application Form V
  • Address Proof of Manufacturing Unit
  • Details of Manufacturing Process
  • Test Report of products

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Process of ISI / BIS Certification

There are two approaches for Indian manufacturers to become certified with the ISI Mark:

  • Regular Procedure
  • Simplified Procedure 


Regular Procedure

With the possible exception of cases deemed "All India first," which might take up to 180 days, the licensing procedure is expected to be finished in 120 days. This timeline starts on the day the application is received, assuming that at different points in time the documentation, unit assessment, and product conformance are all deemed acceptable.

Step 1: Manufacturing Unit Customization in Compliance with Applicable Indian Standards

  • Identifying the applicable Indian Standard
  • Establishing in-house testing facilities as per the Standard's requirements

Step 2: Submission of the Application Form

  • Preparing an Internal Test Report for the product by the relevant Indian Standard
  • Compiling all necessary documents
  • Completing the Online Application Form
  • Online payment of application fees directly to BIS
  • Submitting hard copies of the Application Form with all enclosures to the relevant Branch Office (BO) of BIS

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Simplified Procedure

This is a much faster process than the standard procedure. After a factory inspection is deemed satisfactory and the initial evaluation establishes that the sample complies with the applicable Indian Standard(s), the license application process is expected to be finished in 30 days.

Step 1: Adapting the Manufacturing Unit to Comply with the Relevant Indian Standard

  • Identifying the applicable Indian Standard
  • Establishing in-house testing facilities to meet the Standard's requirements

Step 2: Sample Testing

  • Obtaining the necessary certificate for raw materials (Material Test Certificate - MTC)
  • Conducting product sample testing at a BIS-recognized testing laboratory

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ISI Mark Certification Process for Foreign Manufacturers

The process of obtaining ISI Mark Certification for Foreign Manufacturers typically includes the following steps:

Step 1: Application

  • Compile all the required documents.
  • Submit the documents along with the Application Fee.
  • An Application Number will be allotted.
  • Scrutiny of the Application will be conducted within a specified time frame.​

Step 2: Query Raised (If Any)

  • If any documents are missing or there is non-compliance, you will be informed.
  • You need to submit a reply within the given timeframe.

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