NAFARI

About Us

NAFARI, established since 2002, is an autonomous, not for profit sharing organization, registered under Section 25 of the Companies: Act 1956. The institute has an ISO/ IEC 17025 and NABL accredited laboratory. The laboratory is equipped with 'State of the Art Facilities' for Chemical and Microbiological Analyses.

NAFARI is emerging as a prominent Incubation Centre in the Food Sector for new product, process and service development. NAFARI along with MCCIA has global and domestic tie-ups with Forli Cessena, Italy; Manitoba Agriculture, Food and Rural Initiatives, Canada; Veneto Agricoltura, Italy; Apex Cluster Development Services Pvt.Ltd., India; KIN, Germany; CFTRI, India for technical and commercial knowhow in Food Processing Technology. NAFARI has created strong backward linkages of R&D with Institutions, Consultants and Suppliers to provide various services in Food Analysis, Consultancy and trainings by understanding Industry needs and catering to them appropriately.

Vision

* To become a "One Stop Solution Provider" to Region's Food Industry
* Acquire and Enhance capability and Resources to provide:
Analytical needs of Food Operators
Training to Human Resource across Industry
Consultancy - Product, Process, Packaging, Pilot Scale ups,Sourcing, Distribution and Marketing, Project help, Legal, Exports
Food Safety Management, Risk Analysis, Quality Management Systems, Crisis Management-Traceability and Withdrawal Mechanisms
* BE THE INTERFACE BETWEEN INDUSTRY AND ACADEMIA

Mission

Catalyze progressive growth in "Food Industry" by tapping Global opportunity in Technology, Resources & Market Potential

Quality Policy

National Agriculture & Food Analysis & Research Institute (NAFARI) endeavors to apply the state of art analytical techniques and testing methods of international standards and requirements in chemical and biological testing of food and food products. NAFARI?s technically competent staff will carry out the tests with the latest scientific and technical knowledge and offer accurate, reliable and traceable analytical results to ensure safety and quality of food products, while striving for utmost customer satisfaction. The management is committed to good professional practice with emphasis on continual improvement in compliance with ISO / IEC 17025: 2005 standards and to achieve these goals through knowledge base.

Recognition

NAFARI enjoys the recognition from Ministry of Food Processing Industries. The laboratory has been accredited from NABL, Department of Science and Technology, GOI and is striving recognition from national and international agencies such as BIS, EIA, APEDA, FDA, USFDA, EU

Governing Council

Representatives of Central & State Government
Members from Recognized Food and Related Institutes
Representatives from Food Industry & Trade
Members of MCCIA/ COFIT

Analytical Methods

NAFARI uses validated methods recommended internationally by AOAC, APHA, USDA, FDA, ISO, Codex, as also standard national methods of BIS, PFA, FPO, AGMARK etc.

NAFARI

2nd floor, MCCIA Building,Tilak Road, Pune-411002, Maharastra


Phone : 020 24440079
Fax : 020 24440079
Email : Email contact form