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By SGS Consumer Testing Services
Perfluoroalkyl and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFASs) include a family of fluorine-containing polymers with high performance properties used to make materials oil, stain and water resistant.

By SGS SA - Consumer Testing Services
Greenland recently amended its legislation on food contact materials and articles. The amendments are essentially similar to those already established in the European Union. The new law entered into force on 15 October 2013.

By SGS Consumer Testing Services
Genetically modified food, products and ingredients, are a contentious subject. Safety concerns persist amongst both consumers and some governmentsregarding the consumption of foodstuffs containing GMOs.

By SGS SA - Consumer Testing Services
3-Monochloropropane-1,2-diol (3-MCPD) is a food processing contaminant classified as a possible carcinogen for which the tolerable daily intake (TDI) has been set at 2 µg/kg body weight (bw).

By SGS SA - Consumer Testing Services
The new European Union (EU) Biocidal Products Regulation (EC) 528/2012 (BPR) (1) came into effect on 1 September 2013 (2).

By SGS SA - Consumer Testing Services
Since the enactment of California Prop 65 in 1986, there have been numerous lawsuits which resulted in the reduction of carcinogenic and reprotoxic chemicals by reformulations of consumer products containing such chemicals (1).

By SGS Consumer Testing Services
SGS publishes a new complimentary white paper to provide better understanding of the US Food Safety Modernization Act.

By SGS SA - Consumer Testing Services
The US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced on 16 September 2013 (1), that they are seeking public comments on the proposed changes to the Wool Products Labeling Act of 1939 (Wool Rules).

By SGS Industrial Services
On October 2, 2013, SGS was awarded a new two-year contract to provide construction services for a bridge construction project in Korea.

By SGS SA - Consumer Testing Services
In October of 2011, the flame retardant tris (1,3-dichloro-2-propyl) phosphate, referred to by its acronym TDCPP, was placed on the California Proposition 65 list of chemicals known to cause cancer or birth defects.

By SGS SA - Consumer Testing Services
RAPEX, the EU’s rapid alert system for reporting and monitoring dangerous non-food products, saw a 26% rise in reporting in 2012. A total of 2,278 measures were taken by EU member states against dangerous products.

By SGS SA - Consumer Testing Services
The newest in a series of SGS Germany seminars covers the topic of Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC).

By SGS SA - Consumer Testing Services
The EU Directive 94/62/EC on packaging and packaging waste was amended in February 2013. Whilst the definition of packaging is informative, the latest amendment provides detailed illustrative examples of elements that can be defined as packaging.

By SGS SA - Consumer Testing Services
SGS will participate as an exhibitor at MEDICA 2013, taking place in Dusseldorf, Germany, from November 20 – 23, 2013. As in the previous years, SGS will exhibit in the Association of British Healthcare Industries’ pavilion.

By SGS Industrial Services
Earlier this year, SGS CORREL Rail was selected by Bombardier Transportation to carry out RISAS certification for its heavy maintenance depot at Ilford.

By SGS SA - Consumer Testing Services
The Commission authorizes that Germany maintains its national provisions for the migration limits of antimony, arsenic, barium, lead and mercury beyond 20 July 2013.

By SGS Industrial Services
SGS, an UNIFE approved IRIS Certification Body, has been awarded 4 IRIS certification projects with companies in Malta and Turkey, scheduled to last for 3 years.

By SGS SA - Consumer Testing Services
Correct labeling of leather prevents any deceptive or misleading information about the composition of leather goods.

By SGS SA - Consumer Testing Services
The U.S Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), in response to the direction under Section 104(b) of the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act of 2008 (CPSIA), issued a notice of proposed rulemaking (NPR) for bassinets and cradles.

By SGS SA - Consumer Testing Services
The European Commission recently published a methodology draft manual to identify and evaluate new substances as required by the RoHS 2 Directive 2011/65/EU, Article 6 for an eventual restriction under Annex II.

By SGS SA - Consumer Testing Services
n August 2011 SGS informed you of a European Commission decision to address certain risks posed to children by internal blinds, corded window coverings and safety devices.(1)

By SGS Consumer Testing Services
Exclusive introductory webinar to be provided on November 6th to introduce SGS and ENVIRON’s new RoHS compliance assessment service using BOMcheck.

By SGS SA - Consumer Testing Services
Regulation 617/2013(1), adopted by the European Commission on 26 June 2013 concerns ecodesign requirements for the placing on the market of a variety of computing products.

By SGS Consumer Testing Services
On this latest whitepaper, SGS explains readers how to negotiate the complexities of e-mobility compliance whilst achieving commercial success.

By SGS Industrial Services
On August 1, 2013, SGS was awarded a contract to provide drilling equipment inspection (DEI) for the Easternwell Energy Rig 102 in Queensland, Australia.

By SGS SA - Consumer Testing Services
The California Department of Consumer Affairs, Bureau of Electronic and Appliance Repair, Home Furnishings and Thermal Insulation released a modified version of the state’s proposed new flammability standards.

By SGS Industrial Services
SGS will attend the sixth annual International Trade Fair and Conferences for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (RENEXPO) in Bucharest, Romania and present its comprehensive services portfolio for renewable energy.

By SGS SA - Consumer Testing Services
The California Office of Administrative Law has received and approved the final version of the Safer Consumer Products regulations sent to them by the Department of Toxic Substances Control on August 28, 2013.

By SGS Industrial Services
In August 2013, SGS was awarded a contract to carry out construction supervision services for infrastructure projects by Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY) in Colombia.

By SGS SA - Consumer Testing Services
On 19 August the ExpertRECALL Quarterly Index was published, summarizing key findings from recalls announced in the second quarter of 2013 in the United States (US).

By SGS Consumer Testing Services
LUXE PACK MONACO, the leader show for creative packaging, will take place in Monaco at Grimaldi Forum on 23-25 October 2013.

By SGS Industrial Services
In August 2013, SGS ETSA was awarded a contract to conduct construction supervision services for construction projects developed by Oleoducto Central S.A. (OCENSA) in Colombia.

By SGS SA - Consumer Testing Services
On 12 June 2013, the European Parliament and the Council of the European Union adopted Regulation (EU) No 609/2013 (1) on food intended for infants and young children, food for special medical purposes, and total diet replacement for weight control.

By SGS Consumer Testing Services
With revenues and reputations at stake, manufacturers, importers and distributors of Electrical and Electronic Equipment (EEE) focus on minimizing the risk of having product recalls due to non-compliance with RoHS2 Directive 2011/65/EC requirements.

By SGS SA - Consumer Testing Services
One year after the last expansion of the list of Persistent Organicrestr a first indication on a possible restriction of Bis(pentabromophenyl)ether (DecaBDE) was published on the European Chemicals Agency website.

By SGS SA - Consumer Testing Services
The European Commission adopted Commission Regulation (EU) No 718/2013 (1) amending Regulation No 608/2004 (2) concerning the labeling of foods and food ingredients with added phytosterols, phytosterol esters, phytostanols and/or phytostanol esters.

By SGS Consumer Testing Services
Following the expansion of the SVHC Candidate List, SGS offers an updated SVHC Screen Lite Program that helps reaching compliance with the REACH SVHC requirements for textile and footwear products.

By SGS SA - Consumer Testing Services
On 7 August 2013 the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a proposed rule to define children’s toy Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation (laser) products.

By SGS SA - Consumer Testing Services
The new Directive, 2013/35/EU annuls Directive 2004/40/EC and it outlines the minimum requirements for improvements to work environments meant to ensure better protection of workers from exposure to risks arising from electromagnetic fields (EMF).

By SGS SA - Consumer Testing Services
On 2 August 2013, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a final rule defining “gluten-free” for food labeling.

By SGS SA - Consumer Testing Services
The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) added more than 130 chemicals to its Safer Chemical Ingredients List on 24 July 2013.

By SGS SA - Consumer Testing Services
The new EN 71-3 chemical requirements of the EU Toy Safety Directive (2009/48/EC) come into effect on July 20, 2013. Do your toys comply with the new chemical requirements?

By SGS SA - Consumer Testing Services
The US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently published in the Federal Register a supplemental notice of proposed rulemaking (1) on proposed changes to the guaranty provisions of the Fur Rules under the Fur Products Labeling Act.

By SGS SA - Consumer Testing Services
On 29 July 2013 the United States Food and Drug Administration (US FDA) published the proposed rule for the Accreditation of Third-Party Auditors/Certification Bodies to Conduct Food Safety Audits and Issue Certifications (1).

By SGS SA - Consumer Testing Services
In 2009, the European Union (EU) adopted the new Toy Safety Directive 2009/48/EC (TSD). The implementation of the TSD is essentially in 2 phases.

By SGS SA - Consumer Testing Services
Humans have been collecting honey for food, for more than 8,000 years and production is on the increase. Today though, honey contamination, adulteration and honey-bee colony losses pose a raft of twentieth century challenges.

By SGS SA - Consumer Testing Services
The Ecuadorian Ministry of Industry and Productivity (MIPRO) has recently delegated the Quality Undersecretary Faculty to approve and formalize the proposed standards of mandatory requirements.

By SGS SA - Consumer Testing Services
On 29 July 2013 the United States Food and Drug Administration (US FDA) published the proposed rule for Foreign Supplier Verification Programs (FSVP) for Importers of Food for Humans and Animals (1).

By SGS SA - Consumer Testing Services
Health Canada has issued information about safety requirements for jewelry intended for children. These requirements were issued under the authority of the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act and were released on June 18, 2013.

By SGS SA - Consumer Testing Services
Cosmetic Products Regulation (EC) N°1223/2009 came into force in 2009, applies from July 11, 2013 and supersedes Cosmetics Directive 76/768/EEC.




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