Press Releases

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Oct 18, 2018, 10:41 AM
Changing market requirements mean inspection protocols for manual tests that were previously suitable, are now obsolete. SGS has a range of services to help manufacturers create inspection protocols that meet current market demandsRead more...
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Oct 17, 2018, 8:09 PM
SGS’s new EM TEST VDS 200Q25 system in Durham expands range of tests for automotive transient and voltage wave forms.Read more...
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Oct 17, 2018, 12:32 PM
The introduction of the EU’s new Medical Device Regulation began a three-year transition period that expires on May 26, 2020. Manufacturers need to be sure they understand the requirements of the new regulation to ensure continued compliance. Read more...
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Oct 16, 2018, 11:40 AM
SGS expert, Dr Hing Wo Tsang, gives an overview of international regulations affecting the use of BPA in food contact materials to help manufacturers correctly access their target markets. Read more...
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Oct 15, 2018, 10:25 AM
SGS has introduced its enhanced battery testing solution – BATAS – into its Chinese laboratories to provide manufacturers with an automated, safe, effective and efficient testing service.Read more...
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Oct 5, 2018, 10:06 AM
San Francisco has published Regulations SFE-18-01-FR to help businesses comply with the requirements of its new flame retardant ordinance covering upholstered furniture and juvenile products. Read more...
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Oct 5, 2018, 9:56 AM
The European Union is introducing restrictions and prohibitions on the use of extracts and oils from various members of the flower genus Tagetes. Compliance with the new rules for cosmetic products begins in 2019. Read more...
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Oct 1, 2018, 3:18 PM
Argentina has circulated a proposal to change the labeling requirements for all new footwear. Read more...
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Sep 28, 2018, 12:32 PM
ECHA begins public consultation on six potential SVHCs. Interested parties have until October 19, 2018, to submit their comments.Read more...
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Sep 26, 2018, 11:51 AM
Australia and New Zealand have published a new version of their standard for office furniture. AS/NZS 4442:2018 supersedes the 1997 version of the standard.Read more...