CSIR certificate of analysis:

Our mandate“The objects of the CSIR are, through directed and particularly multi-disciplinary research and technological innovation, to foster, in the national interest and in fields which in its opinion should receive preference, industrial and scientific development, either by itself or in co-operation with principals from the private or public sectors, and thereby to contribute to the improvement of the quality of life of the people of the Republic, and to perform any other functions that may be assigned to the CSIR by or under this Act.”(Scientific Research Council Act 46 of 1988, amended by Act 71 of 1990)

SANAS accreditation:

SANAS is responsible for carrying out accreditations in respect of conformity assessments mandated through the Accreditation for Conformity Assessment, Calibration and Good Laboratory Practice Act (Act 19 of 2006).We are directed and legally represented by a Board of Directors whose members are appointed by the Minister of Trade and Industry.