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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

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.