Press Releases

Aug 21, 2019, 2:36 PM
EU adopts updated version of toy trampoline standard – EN 71-14:2018 – as demonstrating conformity with the European Toy Safety Directive. Buried trampolines are now included within the scope of the standard.Read more...
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