Jan 27, 2015
To help clients comply with the REACH SVHC requirements, SGS developed a SVHC screening program for textiles and footwear products.
Jan 23, 2015
QB/T 2673-2013 (Footwear- specification of marking) is a basic standard which has been widely used, and cited on most footwear products sold in China.
Jan 20, 2015
The legal minimum wage is the lowest amount which the employers should pay to the employees based on work performed within the legal standard working hours or working hours specified in a legal contract.
Jan 19, 2015
Proposition 65 (Prop 65) is the ‘Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986’, a ballot initiative passed overwhelmingly by California residents in 1986.
Jan 16, 2015
From the 23 November 2014 a revised version of EN 71-1:2014 ‘physical and mechanical properties” is made available by CEN. The standard is officially published and implementation by national standards organizations will be latest by 31 May 2015.
Jan 15, 2015
The European Union recently announced 3 Commission Regulations authorizing and refusing to authorize certain health claims made on foods and referring to the reduction of disease risk and to children's development and health.
Jan 14, 2015
SGS will exhibit at the Nuremberg Toy Fair in Germany from 28 January to 2 February 2015 in Hall 11.1, Booth E-03, F-04.
Jan 13, 2015
In November 2014, the European Committee for Standardization (CEN) published the revised European standard EN 1466:2014 concerning carry cots and stands, replacing standard EN 1466:2004+A1:2007.
Jan 12, 2015
On 14 November 2014, the U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention (USP) published their proposed guidance to assess the vulnerabilities for food fraud*.
Jan 09, 2015
Cosmetic Regulation 1223/2009/EC came into force on 11 July 2013 and replaced Council Directive 76/768/EEC.