Rubber Research Institute of Sri Lanka

Ministry of Agriculture and Plantation Industries

Workshop on White Root Disease Management will be held on 6th June 2024.         |         Prospects on using drone technology for fungicide application against CLSD         |         An interim recommendation has been issued by the RRISL for the management of the \'NEW LEAF DISEASE’ – Circular Leaf Spot Disease.         |         The Rubber Research Institute of Sri Lanka reaches a “Golden Milestone” in its publications!         |         Early Warning System for Diseases of Hevea         |         Do not kill the goose: there is no such thing called “Golden Eggs”         |         If rubber lands harvested with stimulation based low intensity harvesting systems are facing severe leaf fall due to Pestalotiopsis leaf disease, take advice on ethephon application.         |         

Rubber Research Institute of Sri Lanka is the oldest research institute on rubber in the world and is the nodal agency in Sri Lanka with the statutory responsibility for research and development on all aspects of rubber cultivation and processing for the benefit of the rubber industry.


"More than 100 years
of Excellence"

To emerge as the centre of excellence in providing high quality scientific technologies to the rubber industry.


To revitalize the rubber sector by developing economically and environmentally sustainable innovations and transferring the latest technologies to the stakeholders through training and advisory services.


Event Calendar

Current Research

Adaptive Research

Establishing farmer participatory adaptive research trials in Dry...

White Root Disease Management Programme

A Development Project funded by Ministry of Plantation...

Advisory Services

Advisory Services...

Plant Science

Plant Science...

Soils & Plant Nutrition

Reusable Porous Fertilizer Tube: It was developed for immature rubber...

Biochemistry and Physiology

Research, development and commercial introduction of low intensity...

Polymer Chemistry

Innovation of new test kit for the measurement of dry rubber content...

Raw Rubber and Chemical Analysis

Innovation of new test kit for the measurement of dry rubber content...

Raw Rubber Process Development & Chemical

Development of solar-bio mass hybrid dryers for drying of...

Agricultural Economics

Agricultural Economics...

Rubber Technology &

Development of environmental friendly, cost effective modification...

Multiplication and

Multiplication and Evaluation of Germplasm collection of Hevea obtain...

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  • Rubber Research Institute of Sri Lanka.
  • Dartonfield, Agalawatta. 12200
  • 034 - 2247426, 034 - 2247383
  • 034 - 2248459, 034 - 2295540
  • 034 - 2247427