Document Type : Research Paper


In this article the main policies for development of detergent industries in Iran are presented, these policies have been suggested based on the related reports and interviews with the experts in the field. For this purpose, the present situation of the industry in the country as well as its status with regard to the advanced detergent technology in the developed countries was analyzed. Based on these analyses the strengths and weaknesses of the detergent industries were highlighted. Finally, the main policies which thought to improve the situation and lead to advancement of the technology in order to be competitive were proposed.