Press Releases

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Aug 10, 2017, 10:09 AM
Several California Prop 65 settlements have been reached requiring reformulation and/or the use of a Prop 65 warning. Read more...
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Aug 8, 2017, 6:04 PM
Since the fourth quarter of 2016, there have been a number of Prop 65 settlements involving phthalates, some of which allow a Prop 65 warning label as an alternative.Read more...
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Aug 8, 2017, 5:58 PM
A number of Prop 65 settlement agreements involving DINP have been reached for a variety of products.Read more...
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Aug 8, 2017, 1:55 PM
Taiwan has included its RoHS in BSMI certification, the inspection standard for EEE. SGS offers a range of services to help companies negotiate the changes. Read more...
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Aug 8, 2017, 12:22 PM
Demand for smart and renewable energy technologies has created greater demand for power converters with a wider range of specifications. Companies must be sure they are using the right power converter for their products.Read more...
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Aug 3, 2017, 3:41 PM
SGS has completed a series of seminars looking at the US EPA’s new rules on formaldehyde emissions from composite wood products at sites across China.Read more...
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Aug 3, 2017, 3:08 PM
The ECHA has updated its Candidate List for SVHCs by adding PFHxS and amending the entry for Bisphenol A. Read more...
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Jul 31, 2017, 4:37 PM
Recent changes to EU standards for outdoor furniture mean that manufacturers and suppliers must confirm their products remain compliant with European law. SGS offers a range of services to help clarify the situation. Read more...
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Jul 31, 2017, 4:26 PM
Sedex has launched the latest version of its ethical trading audit, SMETA V6.0. SGS has over 650 auditors who can offer audits to this latest version in most sourcing countries.Read more...
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Jul 21, 2017, 1:45 PM
The Chinese authorities abolished 2,749 industry standards on June 2, 2017, including several relating to Softline production. Manufacturers are now advised to check their compliance with current standards.Read more...