The acceptance of medicinal plants is carried out in batches. Party count the number of raw materials weighing not less than 50 kg, one name, uniform for all indicators and issued a quality certificate. If the party from 1 to 5 units of packaging, the quality control is subjected to all units. In other cases, to match the quality of raw material requirements of normative and technical documentation make the sample, as there was ability to clean the pads on the equipment for cleaning pads. The sample size is 5 units from the party, consisting of 6 to 50 units of packaging, and 10% of the units, if the party has more than 50 units of packaging. Wet storage of cranberries carried in barrels, filled with fresh, cold drinking water, covered with wooden lids. Water topped up as evaporation. Shelf life 1 year from the date of acquisition.
Certain types of packaging, transportation and storage provides the standards for other types of wild food resources. From each unit of packaging products in the sample, the sample point are selected from three different locations: top, bottom and the middle. Need cleaning pillows. From pooled samples by quartering produce average sample. Detailed rules for receiving and sampling methods presented in "raw medicinal plant." Assessment of quality raw materials provides a definition authenticity, granary pests infestation, fineness and content of impurities, as well as physical characteristics – moisture, ash, extractives and tannins, essential oils. The authenticity of raw materials during the restoration – it is in the name. Authenticate by their appearance, size, color, smell, taste. If it is impossible to establish the authenticity of raw materials for external and organoleptic signs are checking compliance with anatomical description of the diagnostic features of raw material specified in the normative and technical documentation for a particular commodity, and qualitative microchemical reactions.