Centre for Applied Research and Developments in Textiles (CARDT), a unit of KERALA STATE TEXTILE COPORATION LIMITED, offers testing facility for all type of textile materials. (Fibre to Fabric).The infrastructure of the CARDT is state of the art technology with the latest equipments to give precise results.
The establishment of the CARDT fulfilled the need of Cotton Spinning Mills, Power looms & Hand looms etc. Bulk purchases of the State Government Departments/ Institutions and Private firm/ Institutions have also utilized the facilities of CARDT for their requirements. The Department / Institutions have so far have utilize the above facilities to assess the quality of the tender samples.