International Herbal Water Foundation

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International Herbal Water Foundation is a non-profit organization formed by experts from Bottled water industry to represent, help and assist Flavored Water Industry. The foundation aims at developing, implementing and monitoring quality & hygiene standards for Flavored Water and offers technological assistance and other resources.

IHWF is a society registered in year 2006, having more than 150 members from all over the country including the states of Tamilnadu, Andhra Pradesh, and Maharashtra, Gujarat. Under inquiry counter Srilanka, Malaysia Singapore. IHWF is also a member of
Federation of Association of Small Industries of India (FASII) and The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII).

The membership of foundation is open to persons/companies engaged in the Value Added Drinking Water Beverage (VADWB) related industries and trades. IHWF has national and international members and an advisory board consisting of scientists, water analysts, retired government officials, water industry experts, lab technicians etc.. IHWF member companies range from small-scale industries to reputed large companies. It is a prerequisite that members should agree to follow the quality standards set by IHWF while producing Flavoured water. IHWF has associate members from other drinking water related industries like equipment, machinery, bottling manufacturers and Natural Ingredients etc.

IHWF plays an active lead role in interactions with different state and central government bodies regarding different standards, development of stringent regulations for Value Added Water Beverage to ensure the greatest safety possible and high quality of Value Added Water Beverage products. IHWF has also developed a model code as a common adherence for Flavored Water industry.

All members units, in fact, must be subjected to unannounced random inspection administered and under the supervision of IHWF periodically. This inspection ensures that the IHWF member units adhere to the prescribed standards and to initiate the required remedial measures.

Download the Proposal and Draft Standards for Flavored Standard Water by IHWF from

Update: the above link has been removed as per the request of the President, IHWF.

See also:
Illegal packaged water now in `herbal' form-The Hindu News

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Plase remove,my draft from your Website

Mr. Navill H .Motha

IHWF 17, 4th street IIT Colony,
Narayapuram Pallikaranai
Chennai – 600100. TN India.
TEL: +91 98411-88886

April 13, 2011 at 8:29 PM comment-delete

Ihwf certification is valued even in karnataka? Pls give proper information on, on my email

July 12, 2013 at 12:58 AM comment-delete
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