Apr 17, 2015
Commission Decision (EU) 2015/249 of February 10, 2015 extends Decision 2006/502 EC for a period of 12 months.
Apr 16, 2015
In order to promote energy conservation and protection the environment, China has recently announced measures to levy a consumption tax on specific batteries and paints. The enforcement date is 1 February 2015.
Apr 15, 2015
New EU food labeling rules came into force in December 2014, the culmination of a three-year transitional period.
Apr 14, 2015
SGS introduces the company’s testing laboratory for electro medical devices in Munich, Germany.
Apr 10, 2015
A new fourth edition of the EMC standard IEC 60601-1-2 was published in February 2014. SGS reviews the purpose and implications of the change.
Apr 09, 2015
In December 2014, the European Union announced Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No.1390/2014 amending the Annex to Commission Regulation (EU) No.37/2010 with regard to maximum residue levels (MRLs) for pharmacologically active substances.
Apr 08, 2015
On 4 December 2014, the Taiwan Environmental Protection Administration (EPA) published the Regulation of New and Existing Chemical Substances Registration (Taiwan REACH).
Apr 02, 2015
Minnesota has introduced proposals to restrict a number of flame retardants in a wide range of consumer products. The enforcement date is dependent on the nature of the economic operator and would start in July 2017.
Apr 01, 2015
SGS offers footwear and leather goods testing services in the heart of the South East Asia’s sourcing areas.
Mar 31, 2015
The European Commission has harmonized toy standards EN 71-1:2014 EN 71-3 +A1:2014 and EN 71-14:2014.