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Saffron Standard has been published.

“OIC/SMIIC 10:2019, Saffron (Crocus sativus L.) – Specifications and Test Methods” Standard development has been completed  by Technical Committee 6 / Agricultural Products

OIC/SMIIC 10:2019 standard establishes specifications for dried saffron obtained from a portion of the pistils of Crocus sativus L. flowers. It applies to saffron with the following forms: filaments, cut filaments, powder and has been published on 19 August 2019.

The standard is available for purchase on