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ABS Quality Evaluations (ABS QE) works with organizations to assure the performance of their business, systems, people and supply chains. Its full spectrum of assurance, certification and training services help clients minimize risk, enhance sustainability,  and improve operational efficiency across industries and sectors. ABS QE’s assurance and certification marks are recognized globally and is one of the world’s largest certification bodies of quality, safety and environmental management systems.


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EU Raises Restriction Proposal under REACH on Skin Sensitising Substances in Textile and Leather Articles
October 17th, 2019
The authorities of France and Sweden have jointly submitted a restriction proposal for skin sensitising substances under the European Chemicals Regulation (REACH), with the intent to restrict skin allergens in articles made of textiles, leather, fur an…

SGS Annual Report Release Date Announcement
October 17th, 2019
SGS will publish its 2019 Annual Report in mid February 2020.

US CPSC Proposes to Exempt Certain Fibers from Testing
October 16th, 2019
The CPSC proposes to exempt several unfinished manufactured fibers in toys and childcare articles from undergoing third party testing. If approved, these will become effective 30 days after publication of the final rule.