About Quality Assurance Laboratory, Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd.
Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL) is a Navaratna Undertaking under the Government of India which is conducting Proficiency Testing for petroleum for the first time in the country.
The laboratory is situated in Sewree, Mumbai and has been declared as an autonomous body by NABL.
The testing services provided by them are; tests for Petroleum like Acidity test, Aniline Point, API Gravity, Doctor test etc.; tests for Ethanol like Miscibility with water, Relative Density at 15.6-degree Celsius, tests for Lubricants like Colour test, Crackle test, Flash point test etc.
The main aim of the laboratory is to improve the proficiency level of Indian laboratories by providing samples at affordable prices and making them easily accessible.
The results are declared electronically by the laboratory within 15 days of sample submission by participating laboratories making it very cost-effective and smooth.