SGS has established a new ISO 17025-accredited test lab for disposable hygiene products in Oignies, near Lille in France.
We have invested in new equipment and new accreditation to demonstrate product compliance to EN 16121, and EN 14749.
The CLP Regulation ensures that chemical hazards are clearly communicated through the classification and labeling of chemicals. We look at the requirements.
We explore the regulatory requirements for functional sportswear in this growing market.
The Customs Union (CU) is harmonizing national standards for product certification and replacing them with new technical regulations (TR) – known as either TR CU, or TR EAC. We look at these changes in more detail.
Belts, toggles and drawstrings on children's clothing can quickly turn from innocuous fixings into deadly dangers. We explore how designers and manufacturers can reduce risk and comply with regulatory standards.
Demand for AGVs is growing. In this article we look at the safety and certification requirements that manufacturers need to comply with.
Cosmetic product claims should not mislead consumers. In this article we explain the legal requirements for making claims on cosmetic products in the EU.
One in three domestic fires in Finland is caused by an electric stove. A simple stove guard can mitigate the risk of overheating and ignition.
As Turkey looks to legalize and integrate many Syrian refugees into the working population, we explore the issues for consumer goods brands and their social compliance programs in more detail.