Research & Development
Grasim has established a strong research and development (R&D) base.
The Pulp and Fibre Innovation Centre (PFIC) is the central research centre facility of the business and focuses on how product development, sustainable process, product performance enhancement and quality improvement. Aditya Birla Cellulosic Fibre Research Centre is a pilot plant for R & D in fibre manufacturing process. Textile Research Application Development Centre (TRADC) at Kharach, is involved in addressing downstream textile value chain. Grasim Forest Research Institute, Harihar is involved in R&D of forestry. Birla Research Institute for Applied Sciences (BRI), Nagda is involved in the development of different generations of cellulosic fibres.