Consumer voice is a voluntary organization based out of Delhi funded by ministry of consumer affairs. Government of India is working for consumer education, Consumer rights and empowerment since 1983. From 1991 consumer voice has been spearheading an independent and non-partisan programme on “Comparative Testing of Products” based on the best global norms and on scientific facts with the technical support of National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories(NABL).
Every month consumer voice make a comparative testing on food products, consumer durables, financial and banking services of 10 similar brands on pan India basis. Based on the evaluation they rank the product and publish the comparative testing results in their monthly magazine Consumer Voice since 1997.
Rice Bran oil:
In the month of February 2015 Consumer Voice made a comparative test on 11 Rice bran oil brands on Pan India basis and on evaluation Porna Rice Bran oil scored 7.96/10.
Similarly, with reference to the percentage of oryzonal content Porna had the highest oryzonal content of 13.2/14 out of 11 brands tested.
Out of the 11 brands tested Porna had the lowest SFA (Saturated Fatty Acid) 2.16/3.
Out of the 11 brands tested Porna had the lowest PUFA (Polyunsaturated Fatty Acid) 5.90/8.
2019 Porna Rice Bran oil – National Topper in Quality, Purity and Value For Money:
In the month of November 2019 consumer voice made a comparative test on 9 Rice Bran oil brands on Pan India basis. On evaluation Porna Rice Bran oil has been Ranked No.1 brand for quality, purity & ranked as best buy brand in terms of Value for Money with a score of 87/100.
2020 - Filtered Groundnut oil – Ranked 2nd – Pan India Basis:
In the month of February 2020 consumer voice made a comparative test on 7 brands of Filtered Groundnut oil on Pan India basis and Porna Filtered Groundnut oil scored 2nd place 87/100. Out of 7 brands tested Porna had the highest MUFA (Monounsaturated Fatty Acids) 60.2/100.
Vanigamani monthly business magazine November 2018 issue with Mrs.Shamila Sharmili Directory SKM Animal Feeds and Foods (India) Pvt. Ltd.,
Thangamangai monthly women magazine November 2018 issue with Mrs.Shamila Sharmili Director SKM Animal Feeds and Foods (India) Pvt. Ltd.,
Indian express Coimbatore Edition Dt.28th Oct 2012, Hindu Coimbatore Edition Dt.1st November 2012 and Dinamani Coimbatore Edition Dt.28th October 2012.