Press Releases

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Nov 28, 2019, 12:44 PM
SGS opens state-of-the-art, apparel and textile testing laboratory in Hawassa, Ethiopia – one of East Africa’s most important textile and garment manufacturing sites.Read more...
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Nov 28, 2019, 12:33 PM
Vermont’s DOH issues proposal to expand the definition of formaldehyde in its disclosure program for children’s products containing CHCC. Read more...
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Nov 28, 2019, 12:25 PM
California has become the first US state to ban the sale, manufacture and distribution of products made from new fur. Read more...
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Nov 26, 2019, 9:35 AM
France’s Decree 2000-164 for filled bedding items, such as quilts, cushions and pillows, has been modified by the publishing of Decree 2019-1007. Read more...
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Nov 20, 2019, 9:52 AM
With the EEE industry looking to move towards ‘low halogen’ materials, SGS expert Tomislav Krolo looks at what this means and how manufacturers can meet this requirement. Read more...
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Nov 20, 2019, 9:34 AM
The WTO has circulated a proposal by the EU to revise its CLP Regulation. Read more...
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Nov 20, 2019, 9:25 AM
China introduced updated version of standard for lightweight UV-protective outdoor clothing. Read more...
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Nov 15, 2019, 11:03 AM
UV protective clothing is a growing global market, but manufacturers need to understand the regulations that govern it. SGS explains what standards need to be followed to access certain markets.Read more...
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Nov 14, 2019, 1:54 PM
With e-scooters becoming an ever more common sight on our city streets, SGS considers what standards the manufacturer should follow to create safe and compliant products. Read more...
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Nov 13, 2019, 9:27 AM
If the US CPSC’s supplemental notice of proposed rulemaking is accepted for infant sleep products, it will adopt ASTM F3118-17a but with modifications that make it more stringent.Read more...