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IRCS Launches Production Line of Microencapsulated Extracts of Medicinal Plants

Sari, 01 March 2021 (IRCS) - Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS) has launched “study phase and semi-industrial production of microencapsulated extracts of medicinal plants” at Plantation Industries and Medical plants Processing Company (Known as Soha Jissa) which is affiliated to the Society’s Medical Procurement Organization, on March 1st.

IRCS President Dr Karim Hemmati attended the event, visiting the company. During the visit, he said:

“Red Crescent is one of the most extensive institutions in the country and is active in all areas from health, treatment, production, distribution and, last but not least, relief and rescue.”

“People often recognize the society for its relief operations, but in fact the scope of work is greater in other areas of the crescent,” he added.

Established in 1992 in Salmanshahr, the northern province of Mazandaran, Soha Jissa Compnay currently produces more than 150 herbal products in pharmaceutical, food, and health industries areas.