Press Releases

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Nov 20, 2020, 9:44 AM
India releases revised draft of its new Chemicals (Management and Safety) Rules.Read more...
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Nov 19, 2020, 11:56 AM
Following a clarification by the U.S. FDA, SGS is recommending a new test plan for premarket submission approval for medical face masks. Read more...
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Nov 18, 2020, 2:34 PM
China’s new environmental pollution prevention and control law for solid waste came into effect on September 1, 2020. Read more...
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Nov 17, 2020, 10:07 AM
Switzerland has updated its POPs regulations with the inclusion of three Stockholm Convention ‘Decisions’.Read more...
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Nov 13, 2020, 9:38 AM
New mandatory national standard for high visibility clothing – GB 20653-2020 – issued in China.Read more...
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Nov 13, 2020, 9:27 AM
China’s new mandatory national standard for clothing designed to protect the wearer from heat – GB 38453-2019 – is now in effect. Read more...
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Nov 13, 2020, 9:20 AM
China publishes new standard for flame retardant protective clothing – GB 8965.1-2020 – that comes into effect in August 2021. Read more...
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Nov 12, 2020, 9:21 AM
COVID-19 means more people are holidaying at home, with camping being a popular choice. SGS helps manufacturers navigate North American flammability standards for tents and sleeping bags.Read more...
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Nov 12, 2020, 9:10 AM
A look at UK conformity assessment requirements for electrical and electronic products following Brexit.Read more...
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Nov 11, 2020, 9:28 AM
SGS has launched new testing capability to enable manufacturers of antiperspirants designed for feet to test and certify the efficacy of their products.Read more...