Press Releases

Aug 21, 2019, 9:50 AM
Trinidad and Tobago has begun a consultation over its proposed new mandatory standard covering the migration of heavy metals from toy materials. Stakeholders have until September 24, 2019 to respond.Read more...
Aug 16, 2019, 3:24 PM
CENELEC has approved EN IEC 63000:2018 as demonstrating presumption of conformity with EU RoHS 2.Read more...
Aug 16, 2019, 1:58 PM
SGS expert offers insight to jean manufacturers on innovative ways to create more environmentally friendly products.Read more...
Aug 16, 2019, 1:51 PM
Nine new GB testing standards for cosmetic products have been released in China as part of a batch of 374 new national standards. Read more...
Aug 15, 2019, 10:03 AM
SGS expert explains the growing popularity in vegan clothing and footwear and looks at some of the issues manufacturers must consider.Read more...
Aug 15, 2019, 9:50 AM
China publishes a new test method for 22 different forms of UV-filter in sunscreen products.Read more...
Aug 15, 2019, 9:42 AM
China’s new product standard for school shoes – QB/T 5301-2018 – came into effect on April 1, 2019. Read more...
Aug 15, 2019, 9:34 AM
SGS keeps stakeholders informed on Chinese minimum wage rates as they are adjusted. So far in 2019, four areas have increased their minimum wage.Read more...
Aug 15, 2019, 9:27 AM
Aug 15, 2019, 9:00 AM
Interested parties have until September 23, 2019 to comment on the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking for the Safety Standard for Gates and Enclosures (16 CFR 1239) issued by the US CPSC.Read more...