Topic Archives: Consumer Products

Sep 6, 2019, 10:20 AM
SGS launches new ‘Product Recalls’ digital platform to help consumer goods manufacturers and retailers quickly access unsafe product notifications (non-food) from the EU and USA.Read more...
Sep 2, 2019, 4:17 PM
A new app is being developed in Europe to allow consumers to directly request information about SVHCs in consumer productsRead more...
Aug 28, 2019, 4:46 PM
On July 16, 2019, the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) published the 21st batch of SVHC Candidate List, bringing the total to 201 hazardous substances. REACH services from SGS help manufacturers and importers manage their responsibilities to expanding…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 9, 2019, 2:42 PM
From July 16, 2021, the EU will implement Regulation (EU) 2019/1020 to facilitate the improvement of market surveillance and product compliance applicable to online sales and economic operators in the EU.Read more...
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...
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...
Jul 18, 2019, 12:44 PM
EU publishes Regulation (EU) 2019/1021, recasting the POPs Regulation and introducing several important changes.Read more...
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...