Testing and Standards

Testing and Standards

How to comply with EU vacuum cleaner regulation

The European Union has introduced labelling requirements and power restrictions on vacuum cleaners, starting on September 1st, 2014. The new regulation affects the maximum electrical ... Continue Reading

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Reliability of the tension test for toys

Toys are one of the most complex and risky products to import and to sell. The tension test for toys is part of the EN ... Continue Reading

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Lighting source test for LED inspection in China

The LED trend in China keeps growing, factories receive more and more demands. The quality is sometimes skipped to maintain the agreed deadline, it is ... Continue Reading

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On-site tests during a furniture inspection related to BS EN 581

During a furniture inspection a wide list of tests are performed in order to check the product usability and conformity to the buyer’s requirements. Also, ... Continue Reading

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WEEE regulation for importers and manufacturers in China

The WEEE regulation is represented by the black and white crossed bin which means that the product should subject to a separate collection at the ... Continue Reading

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Toys standards and the EN 71 standard part 1-2-3 of 13

The EN 71 standard for the safety of toys made or imported into the European Union specifies the tests to perform to comply with the European ... Continue Reading

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BS EN 581 safety requirements for furniture: laboratory or on-site tests?

When purchasing furniture the European importers should strictly follow the BS EN 581 safety requirements for furniture however how can they make sure the goods ... Continue Reading

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Footwear top 3 quality control on-site tests for shoes

Quality control on-site tests for shoes are utilized to detect design and production defects. Inspectors perform dozens of on-site tests for footwear: some serve to ... Continue Reading

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Toys inspections: EN 71 on-site tests

Toys for European Union countries have to conform with EN 71 regulations. To comply with the regulation it is necessary to perform laboratory tests in ... Continue Reading

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How to comply with EN 71 regulation when importing toys?

This article is an introduction of the EN 71 regulation and how importers can comply with the regulation. Non-compliant toys are dangerous and have high ... Continue Reading

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