Press Releases

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Feb 24, 2021, 3:16 PM
As more and more people around the world rely on the use of face masks to prevent the spread of COVID-19, SGS launches the Independently Checked Mark (IC Mark) to give consumers reassurance on quality and performance.Read more...
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Feb 24, 2021, 10:10 AM
A look at the US EPA’s new final rules for five hazardous chemicals that came into effect on February 5, 2021.Read more...
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Feb 17, 2021, 9:54 AM
SGS provides manufacturers and other stakeholders with an overview of recent US state proposals to prohibit PFAS chemicals. Read more...
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Feb 17, 2021, 9:48 AM
SGS expert provides an overview of recent US state proposals to restrict flame retardants in consumer products. Read more...
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Feb 10, 2021, 11:58 AM
A look at the two substances that have recently been added to the EU -SVHC Candidate List by ECHA. Read more...
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Feb 10, 2021, 11:51 AM
SGS experts publish an overview of the complex regulatory requirements that must be met in the growing market for smart wearable devices.Read more...
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Feb 9, 2021, 1:29 PM
A look at BIFMA’s occasional seating standard, which has been adjusted to account for the continued increase in size of the average US male.Read more...
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Feb 9, 2021, 9:30 AM
SGS experts review the growing market for organic cotton, considering its advantages for the planet, growers and manufacturers.Read more...
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Feb 8, 2021, 9:30 AM
SGS publishes an overview of the natural and organic cosmetic products market, looking at the advantages of NATRUE accreditation and recent changes concerning raw materials. Read more...
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Feb 5, 2021, 4:33 PM
In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, SGS publishes a look at EU and international standards, including an overview of the essential parts of a critical care ventilator.Read more...