Bangladesh Standards and Testing Institution (BSTI)

January 18, 2021
January 18, 2021

BSTI proposes import of downgraded petrol, ignoring its own standard set nine years ago

The Bangladesh Standards and Testing Institution (BSTI) has proposed allowing the import of downgraded petrol ignoring its own standard set nine years ago.

May 11, 2020
May 11, 2020

BSTI bans 43 products of different brands

The Bangladesh Standards and Testing Institution (BSTI) bans 43 products of different brands, including some well-known and regional ones.

December 30, 2019
December 30, 2019

Start drive against illegal rod manufacturers soon: Minister to BSTI

Industries Minister Nurul Majid Mahmud Humayun directs Bangladesh Standards and Testing Institution (BSTI) to start drive against illegal and substandard rod manufacturing factories soon.

July 24, 2019
July 24, 2019

BSTI to submit test reports on pasteurised milk Sunday

Bangladesh Standards and Testing Institution (BSTI) will submit four separate reports on pasteurised milk, produced by 14 companies, before the High Court on Sunday, its lawyer has said.

July 15, 2019
July 15, 2019

Test pasteurised milk at four labs

Amid a controversy over laboratory test reports on milk, the High Court yesterday directed Bangladesh Standards and Testing Institution to test pasteurised milk, produced by 14 companies, at four laboratories within a week.

July 14, 2019
July 14, 2019

BSTI asked to test pasteurised milk at 4 laboratories

The High Court directs the Bangladesh Standards Testing Institute (BSTI) to test the pasteurised milk produced by all the 14 companies registered by the institution at four laboratories in next seven days.

July 14, 2019
July 14, 2019

Results from Second Test of Milk: ALARMING as before

Dhaka University researchers have once again found antibiotics in milk available in kitchen markets and grocery shops after conducting their second round of study unveiled yesterday.

July 13, 2019
July 13, 2019

BSTI tests well below par

The country’s lone quality control authority for food has no mechanism to detect harmful agents like antibiotics and pesticides in any food items.

June 23, 2019
June 23, 2019

No toxic chemicals found in seasonal fruits: BSTI

Bangladesh Standards and Testing Institution (BSTI) submits a report to the High Court saying that it has recently tested seasonal fruits and found no health hazardous chemicals in them.

June 18, 2019
June 18, 2019

HC refuses BSTI report on use of chemicals in fruits

The High Court refuses to accept a report of Bangladesh Standards and Testing Institution (BSTI) about their action against use of chemicals in fruits.