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SGS

SGS (www.sgs.com) is the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. SGS is recognized as the global benchmark for quality and integrity. With more than 80,000 employees, SGS operates a network of over 1,650 offices and laboratories around the world. The company’s history dates back to 1878, when it began offering agricultural inspection services to European grain traders. SGS now consists of 10 business segments operating across 10 geographical regions.

News

New York State Governor Signs 1,4-Dioxane Bill Restricting Its Use in Household Products
December 12th, 2019
On December 9, 2019, New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo signed S.4389-B/A.6295-A, limiting the use of 1,4-Dioxane in Consumer Products. New limits will take effect on cosmetic products as of 2022, alongside personal care and household products.

The Ocean Cleanup chooses DNV GL to verify the origin of their ocean plastic
December 12th, 2019
For 18 months DNV GL has worked with The Ocean Cleanup to establish a set of requirements and verification processes, designed to enable consumer trust and transparency, in the burgeoning ocean-plastic market

SGS is One of the Association of Professional Social Compliance Auditors First Full Member Firms
December 11th, 2019
SGS’s full membership status was announced at the APSCA Annual General Meeting held in Shenzhen China on December 11, 2019.