Health Care Products

CLRI has over the years built up a strong base of a wide range of technologies. Conscious efforts are made by this Institute to secure appropriate Intellectual Property (IP) Rights like PATENT (in India and abroad) and COPYRIGHT in respect of the new developments.


High Value Products From Trimming Waste (Hvp-T)

Technology Outline

  • High grade gelatin and protein hydrolysate are the products made under this technology.
  • Developed high grade gelatin can be used as raw materials for food, pharma and laboratory applications.
  • Developed protein hydrolysate have multiple usage, they can be used in leather, agriculture or animal feed applications.

Salient Features/ Highlights/ Advantages

  • Complete utilization of trimming waste to make high value products within 48 hrs.
  • Simple, innovative and cost effective technology
  • Holistic and a closed loop process for the extraction of gelatin
  • High grade Gelatin with high gel strength > 250 g

Business Case and Translation Status

Investment payback period around 3 years for a plant at processing capacity of l ton of trimming waste per year. Higher processing capacity will yield fast returns. The product is already commercialized.

Collagen Sheet(Wound Care)

Technology Outline

Reconstituted Collagen Sheet (RCS) is a dry sheet that can be stored at room temperature. Easy to wet back and exhibits excellent wound healing properties. Fish scales, abundantly available in India and worldwide

Salient Features/ Highlights/ Advantages

  • Tannery solid waste - chrome shavings and abundantly available in India
  • Fish scales, abundantly available in India and worldwide
  • Reconstituted Collagen Sheet (RCS) is a dry sheet that can be stored at room temperature. Easy to wet back and exhibits excellent wound healing properties

Business Case and Translation Status

Reduce environmental pollution and same time value added products can be prepared. The product is already commercialized.

Amiprojil-Paste/Powder

Technology Outline

AMIPROJIL-will be available in the form of both paste or powder

  • It is the product targeting all types of infected wounds
  • The product provide coolness and reduces the 0th hour pain and irritation
  • The ingredients are approved by FDA
  • The process of preparations employ green methods and does not generate any toxic intermediates
  • The product is cyto as well as hemo compatibility
  • The product accelerates healing in addition to combat the infections

Salient Features/ Highlights/ Advantages

  • The Burn or infected wounds have much irritation and pain. The early hours pain has not been addressed by the existing technologies.
  • The product AMIPROJIL target the early hours irritation and pain through its inherent cooling property

Business Case and Translation Status

Clinical Trails are under progress. (The technology is ready comme-rcialization).


For further information

Head, Project Planning & Business Development
CSIR-Central Leather Research Institute

Adyar, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India - 600 020

+91 44 24437191 +91 44 24912150

ppbd@clri.res.in & clriinfo@clri.res.in