Nov 21, 2014
SGS publishes a new complimentary white paper on the proliferation, regulation and mitigation of persistent organic pollutants (POPs) in consumer products and supply chains.
Nov 20, 2014
SGS publishes a new complimentary white paper on understanding, monitoring and meeting the differing global maximum residue limits (MRLs) for pesticides in food and feed products.
Nov 17, 2014
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has expanded the recognized testing and certification scope of SGS North America for Household, Lighting, and Industrial Control Panels.
Nov 14, 2014
As part of its market surveillance activities, the FCC has uncovered last year a company that marketed digital cameras and wireless devices on the US market without having been authorized by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC).
Nov 13, 2014
Textile and apparel products which are imported, manufactured and sold in Taiwan must comply with the labeling requirements authorized under Article 11 of the Commodity Labeling Act.
Nov 12, 2014
The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) has recently published a revised flammability standard, ISO 8124-2:2014 (1) and a new Technical Report, ISO/TR 8124-8:2014 (2) providing Age Determination Guidelines.
Nov 11, 2014
India becomes one of the first countries in the world to mandate Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) spending under the statuary provision of the Companies Act, 2013.
Nov 10, 2014
The European Commission (EC) has notified the WTO of a proposal to strengthen chemical safety in certain toys under the Toy Safety Directive. The proposed enforcement date is 18 months after publication in the Official Journal.
Nov 06, 2014
On 24 September 2014, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) unanimously approved, by a vote of 4-0, a final rule to address the risk of injury associated with sets of high-powered magnets (1).
Nov 05, 2014
SGS is proud to announce the inauguration of a new Pesticides Maximum Residue Limits Laboratory in Mombasa, Kenya.