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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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62368-1 Standards Come into Force December 20, 2020 – Are You Ready?
June 30th, 2020
On December 20, 2020, IEC 60950-1, the global legacy standard for IT equipment will be replaced by IEC 62368-1, or its equivalent national versions.

EU – SVHC Candidate List Updated to Contain 209 Entries
June 29th, 2020
On June 25, 2020, the ECHA added four new SVHCs to the Candidate List. The addition of these new SVHCs brings the total number of entries to 209.

Australia Updates Mandatory Safety Standards for Certain Toys
June 29th, 2020
Australia has issued two instruments for certain toys. Projectile toys must comply with the new instrument from June 12, 2021 and aquatic toys must comply with the new requirements from June 12, 2022.