Regional Centre for Extension & Development (RCED)


The Kolkata RCED of CLRI is located in Tangra area of Kolkata. It was established in 1961 and officially inaugurated in April 1962. Since inception, this centre has been engaged in extension of technology and knowledge to leather industry in the Eastern region. In true justification of its name, the centre has been providing a variety of science and technology based services to the industry and carrying out researches on industry related problems. RCED-Kolkata is dedicated to the Leather and Leather products industries in the region and is committed to provide the sector with its best support to help it realize its full potential. The information provided here is useful. However, for more information please feel free to contact us.

Dr Dipankar Chaudhuri

Chief Scientist


+91 033 23292381

Shri SK Misra

Chief Scientist

RCEDs Nodel Officer

+91 181 2651306

For Further Information Please Contact

Dr. Dipankar Chaudhuri
CSIR-Central Leather Research Institute Regional Centre,
3/1C, Mathewartola Road
Kolkata 700046
Tel: +91 33 23292381