Press Releases

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Aug 24, 2018, 10:20 AM
The US state of New York is proposing an expansion to its BPA regulations covering childcare products. If accepted, six BPA-analogues will be prohibited. Read more...
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Aug 22, 2018, 9:25 AM
SOIVRE is responsible for ensuring products are safe and compliant with Spanish and European legislation. SGS helps importers comply with the right standards for access to the Spanish market.Read more...
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Aug 22, 2018, 9:10 AM
BIFMA has released a new test standard for occasional-use seating: ANSI/BIFMA X 6.4 2018Read more...
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Aug 21, 2018, 8:42 AM
SGS invites toy manufacturers and retailers to sign-up to gain insight into recent changes to toy requirements for the European market.Read more...
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Aug 20, 2018, 12:26 PM
Until July 1, 2018, ten regions of China have increased the minimum wage level. The rise, an average of ten percent, continues the conservative trend seen in recent years.Read more...
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Aug 20, 2018, 12:03 PM
German study shows that some BBQ’s with enameled grills are releasing unacceptable levels of heavy metals into foods. Read more...
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Aug 20, 2018, 11:54 AM
From August 30, 2018, businesses operating in California must conform to the new requirements for a Prop 65 Warning.Read more...
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Aug 10, 2018, 10:58 AM
Businesses operating in California are subject to the provisions of Prop 65, a unique consumer-led initiative. Recent settlements have covered phthalates, lead, and other substances in a wide range of consumer products.Read more...
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Aug 9, 2018, 10:11 AM
SGS reminds stakeholders about the latest California Prop 65 settlement agreements involving the use of DINP in a variety of products. Read more...
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Aug 9, 2018, 10:00 AM
On February 2, 2018, the Chinese province of Shandong issued updated regulations regarding responsibility and implementation of fire safety measures. These regulations came into force on April 1, 2018. Read more...