Promote adaptation of Quality tools/systems and Energy Efficient manufacturing.
Financial assistance will be provided to the MSMEs in obtaining a ZED certification.
Reimbursement of Certification fees/Consultancy charges on successful certification, subject to an upper ceiling as per the scheme guideline. This can be claimed only once each for National and International Standards.
For MSMEs supplying for Defence, reimbursement shall be admissible additionally on Defence related certificates/Standards only once.
a. Encourage and Enable MSMEs for manufacturing of quality products using latest technology tools & to constantly upgrade their processes for achievement of high productivity and high quality with the least effect on the environment.
b. Develop an Ecosystem for Zero Defect Zero Effect Manufacturing in MSMEs, for enhancing competitiveness and enabling exports.
c. Promote adoption of Quality and recognizing the efforts of successful MSMEs.
d. Increase public awareness on demanding Zero Defect and Zero Effect Products through the ZED Rating and Grievance Redressal Portal.