KRDC - A Snapshot

Crystal has set up R&D center "Key Research Development Centre" (KRDC), at Nathupur, Sonepat, Haryana over 14000 sq. ft. area in 2016. Recognized by Department of Scientific and Industrial Research, Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India. KRDC is GLP Accredited having State-of-the-art equipment. Crystal's thrust on R&D has enabled it to file ~29 patents. As many as 7 products are already commercialized.

Four Key Pillars of KRDC

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    Formulation Development

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    Analytical Development

Chemistry: Focus on Product Activites

  • Process development of off patented molecules
  • Phys-Chem studies - (OECD-GLP)
  • 5 batch Analysis (GLP) and impurity profiling
  • Synthesis of Reference standards & impurities
  • Analytical method development & validation (GLP) for actives and formulation samples
  • Synthesis of Intermediates.
  • Cost optimization of developed products.
  • Technology transfer to pilot plant and process validation in the plant.
  • Support to Registration & Export department of the company.

Formulation Development at KRDC

Focus on Standalone, 2-way and 3-way combination of pesticides
  • Capsulated Suspension (CS): 05
  • Emulsion in water (EW): 03
  • Emulsifier Concentrate (EC): 10
  • Micro Emulsion (ME): 02
  • Oil Dispersion (OD): 05
  • Suspension Concentrate (SC): 10
  • J Soluble Liquid (SL): 05
  • Soluble powder (SP): 02
  • Suspo-emulsion (SE): 02
  • Soluble Granules (SG): 05
  • Wettable Granules (WG): 10
  • Wettable Powder (WP): 20


  • Focus only on In-vitro studies
  • Maintenance of Cultures
  • Evaluations for dose optimization and effect on target organism
  • Evaluation of Natural Plant extracts to define their activity
  • Support to the Patent team for Patent filing

Glimpses of KRDC

Our R&D is equipped with world class equipment's like: HPLC, GC, LCMS, Prep-HPLC, Particle Size Analyzer and many more.