NHCP : Processing Room

A processing room is used for processing new material added to NHCP and for deep freezing (-20 degrees for 72 hours) treatment, routine poisoning, salvaging, and disinfecting the herbarium material. Material brought to the herbarium as raw material is not allowed to be taken inside directly. Process for inclusion of material involves registration based on qualifying process. Drying, processing and mounting of the processed herbarium are done as per standard herbarium methods.