January 06, 2003.

Modern science key to success


Attaining the golden triangle of traditional medicine, modern science will take an organisation to its success, said Council for scietific and Industrial Research (CSIR) Director General Dr. R.A. Mashelkar on Sunday.

Inaugurating the "Supercritical Fluid Extraction Technology' at the Sami Labs Limited at Nelamangala, Mashelkar, also secretary for the Department of Scientific and Industrial research (DSIR), commended Sami Labs for trying to adopt technology developed by IIT Mumbai, and at the same time producing and making right use of the raw materials.

The Supercritical Fluid Extraction is eco-friendly, innovative and sophisticated technology for selective extraction of active compounds from natural products for food, nutraceuticals, beverages and spices.