Pesticides Quality Control Laboratory, Kala Shah Kaku


The Pesticide Quality Control Laboratory Kala Shah Kaku (PQCL-KSK) provides laboratory testing regulatory services of pesticides (fungicides/ insecticides/ herbicides) under section 17 of APO 1971 within the administrative boundaries of Punjab. This Lab also provides the facility for analysis of pesticide samples under section 20 of APO 1971Meaningful laboratory results require careful attention to the condition of sample, date of sample collection, authority who collected the sample, the originality of sample, recording physical conditions of sample, coding and testing of samples and report generation. The lab is following guidelines of international standard ISO 17025:2017 for its testing activities. Our goal is to provide accurate, precise and timely results with aim of making availability of quality pesticides to farmers and to ensure the manufacturing ability and sample quality of stakeholders helping to minimise the use of fake pesticides in Punjab for better society and reduce the financial and yield loss of farmer and country. PQCL-KSK is committed to meet the requirements of ISO 17025:2017, Development and Implementation of Quality Management System


Management team of PQCL-KSK and all its employees are committed to maintain quality of laboratory services and ensure that its services fully meet the requirements of customers at all time.  PQCL-KSK management will maintain a quality management system to meet the requirements of international standard for laboratories ISO 17025:2005 to achieve high level of customer satisfaction. The quality policy of PQCL-KSK is based on 3 fundamental principles: 
  1. Ensuring that we fully identify and conform to the needs of our customers. 
  2. Looking at our service provision processes, identifying the potential for errors and taking the necessary action to eliminate them.
  3. Everyone understanding how to do their job and doing it right first time. 


Pesticides Quality Control Laboratory, G T Road, Kalashah Kaku


Muhammad Aslam Avais
Principal Scientist (Pesticides)
Pesticide Quality Control Laboratory, Kala Shah Kaku