About UPASI Tea Research Foundation, Tea Research Institute
Upasi Tea Research Foundation, established in 1926 works in field of cultivation, production and processing of tea. Apart from this, the organization provides chemical testing of foods & agricultural products and fertilizers. For providing these facilities the lab is located in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu. The materials on which chemical testing is performed are Micro Nutrient Mixture, Manganese Sulphate, Wettable Sulphur, Copper Oxy Chloride and many more. Few tests which are performed on these materials are Mg, Zinc, pH, K2O, Suspensibility etc. Also the lab performs chemical testing on tea which undergoes tests like Ethion, Crude Fibre, Water Extract, Total Ash, Iron Filing, Dicofol, Ethion, Fenvalerate, Caffeine Content and many more. The organization aims at providing high quality assurance and integrity.