Press Releases

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Jul 30, 2019, 3:55 PM
SGS Fimko Ltd is one of the first laboratories in Finland to gain accreditation for the competence of its testing and calibration laboratories from FINAS Finnish Accreditation Service in accordance with revised standard ISO/IEC 17025:2017.Read more...
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Jul 30, 2019, 3:39 PM
SGS is pleased to announce the opening of its new Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) testing laboratory at Amata City in Chonburi, Thailand.Read more...
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Jul 24, 2019, 9:41 PM
Health Canada begins public consultation over a new draft standard for barbecue grill brushes. Stakeholders can make comments until August 24, 2019.Read more...
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Jul 24, 2019, 9:26 PM
New York State Assembly passed law requiring retailers to only sell clothing storage units that comply with ASTM F2057.Read more...
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Jul 18, 2019, 12:44 PM
EU publishes Regulation (EU) 2019/1021, recasting the POPs Regulation and introducing several important changes.Read more...
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Jul 12, 2019, 11:45 AM
GSO introduces Gulf Conformity Tracking System for toys offered onto the market in Gulf States. Read more...
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Jul 11, 2019, 10:21 AM
The EU has updated its regulation for cosmetics regarding CMR substances. This came into force on June 12, 2019.Read more...
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Jul 10, 2019, 9:39 AM
Switzerland aligns ORRChem with many of the provisions in Annex XVII of the EU’s REACH. Provisions/restrictions began to come effective on June 1, 2019. Read more...
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Jul 9, 2019, 11:14 AM
The European Commission has banned the use of 2-chloro-p-phenylenediamine and its salts as a hair coloring substance in cosmetics. Read more...
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Jul 9, 2019, 11:05 AM
SGS expert details the major themes from the 2018 RAPEX annual report for stakeholders. Read more...