Press Releases

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Sep 29, 2016, 10:48 PM
All companies need to monitor their supply chains to ensure that nobody is being exploited or otherwise subjected to modern forms of slavery. Although new laws have been introduced around the world to protect workers and support companies in their efforts…Read more...
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Sep 29, 2016, 10:35 PM
Following the 2014 publication of a report highlighting 430 fatalities in America between 2000 and 2013 that were attributable to furniture tipping over, manufacturers globally have looked for ways to reduce risk by increasing the stability of their…Read more...
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Sep 29, 2016, 5:31 PM
The international jewelry market faces growing demand for safer and higher quality products due to the potential health risk of certain chemicals and heavy metals used in manufacture. These risks include allergic reactions, learning disorders and damage…Read more...
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Sep 28, 2016, 9:56 AM
SGS, the first independent art services provider to offer standardized condition reporting, wherever the client, or artwork, is based, is expanding its thriving art services business to provide condition reporting, technical examination and analysis and…Read more...
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Sep 26, 2016, 10:46 AM
Effective August 2, 2016, the European Commission has changed the regulations regarding the use of Titanium Dioxide as a UV filter in cosmetics.Read more...
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Sep 26, 2016, 10:38 AM
Effective July 31, 2016, the European Commission has amended the regulations regarding the use of Carbon Black (nano) as a colorant. Read more...
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Sep 24, 2016, 8:15 AM
Canada has published a number of modifications to regulations governed by the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act. The new regulations came into effect in June 2016.Read more...
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Sep 19, 2016, 9:13 AM
The EU has confirmed it will significantly lower the migration limits for lead in all three toy categories. The new regulations are expected to come into effect in Q3 2018. Read more...
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Sep 16, 2016, 10:32 AM
EU makes significant changes to regulations relating to food contact plastics. These will begin to come into effect on September 14, 2016.Read more...
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Sep 15, 2016, 1:40 PM
Effective June 22, 2016, Canada has replaced Phthalates Regulations SOR/2010-298 with SOR/2016-188. The new regulations contain minor editorial changes and are technically unchanged.Read more...