Polchem Hygiene Laboratories (P) Ltd is a fast growing technology driven company in India founded by two young technocrats in 1991. Started as a modest disinfectant manufacturing company soon Polchem emerged as a diversified organization to have two major vertical businesses namely Biosecurity and Biotechnology for poultry and animal health segments. Polchem is located in city of Pune with tremendous historical importance and currently one of the most vibrant educational and industrial hubs of India.
A well equipped manufacturing facility is located in Pirangut Industrial Area located 26 km south-west of Pune. The production plant is situated on a plot of 132 000 sq ft area with all Government statutory permissions. Total built up area is to the tune of 30,000 sq ft with well defined Production, Quality Assurance, Quality Control and Ware Housing departments along with a separate R & D cum Technical Services Laboratory.
Polchem is regarded as a pioneering company to offer a range of disinfectants and allied chemicals to Indian Poultry Industry. The expertise lies in handling and formulating various chemistries ranging from hypochlorites, iodine, aldehydes and quats of all generations, per oxygen compounds and chlorine releasers to guanides and biguanides. Disinfectant plant has been approved by Indian FDA for GMP certification. Application specific formulations are strength of Polchem through its R & D efforts. Polchem offers a range of bio security products for every specific application in poultry and animal husbandry business. Additionally hygiene products for dairy processing, meat & fish processing, aquaculture and hospitality segments are also developed. The installed capacity is 200MT per month and will increase as the company have planned expansion to double the capacity.
A state-of-the-art facility to produce probiotics and enzymes through solid state fermentation (SSF) as poultry and cattle feed supplements has been established with installed capacity of 50MT per month. Bacterial probiotic cultures of Lactobacilli, Bifidobacteria, Streptococci and Bacilli are produced as animal feed supplements. Polchem manufactures a novel bio-emulsifier employing enzymatic conversion of soy lecithin into lyso-lecithin and has been accepted well in the market. Besides, Polchem manufactures liver tonic, growth promoters, toxin binders, multi-blend enzymes and acidifiers to cater to the industry.
Keeping in line with the theme of bio security Polchem developed some innovative products based on biodegradable chemicals and bacterial consortia to keep the farm environment clean. Similarly products to aid effective vaccination of birds and furnishing early nutrition to the day old chicks in transit have been developed in digenously by Polchem.
As a part of customer back-up Polchem provides laboratory services to key customers pertaining to isolation and identification of pathogens, feed and water microbiology, hygiene monitoring of hatcheries, farms, feed mills and meat/milk processing plants. Polchem represents Biochek, U.K. for poultry diagnostic kits (ELISA test) in India and also gives valuable immuno-profiling service to clients of poultry flocks through own laboratory. This service goes long way in deciding correct vaccination schedules and in early warning of disease outbreaks among poultry. Food Microbiology laboratory of Polchem has acquired ISO/IEC 17025:2005 accreditation for checking microbial load in variety of food samples like dairy, meat, chicken, fish etc.
The recently launched AHD has developed a wide range of products which caters to the needs of dairy animals for optimum production and reproduction to maximize the profit of the farmers. The range includes feed supplements like chelated minerals, vitamins, calcium supplements, liver tonic, probiotics, synbiotics, bypass fats, buffers, fertility enhancers, etc. Therapeutic products like antibiotic, anthelmentic, ectoparasiticides are also included in the range and a number of products are in the pipeline which are to be launched very shortly.
Polchem products for poultry are officially registered and exported to below mentioned countries.
- United Arab Emirates
- Sri lanka
- Sultanate of Oman
Polchem is committed to offer innovative solutions to customers by way of ongoing research and customer centric philosophy.