List of EU Food Contact Materials Testing Companies: Our Top 8 Picks

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Planning to import kitchen utensils, appliances, food packaging, or other food contact materials to the European Union? In this article, we list leading third-party food contact materials testing companies that can help you verify if your products are fully compliant and legal to sell in the EU. Continue reading List of EU Food Contact Materials Testing Companies: Our Top 8 Picks

List of RoHS Lab Testing Companies: Our Top 9 Picks

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Need to get your electrical or electronic products RoHS lab tested before you start importing to the European Union? In this article, we list some of the leading third-party testing companies offering RoHS testing in China, the United States, India – and within the EU.

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List of EN 71 Lab Testing Companies: Our Top 7 Picks

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EN 71 standards specify safety requirements for toys. Compliance is mandatory when manufacturing or importing toys in the European Union.

In this article, we list 7 testing companies that offer EN 71 lab testing services. For each EN 71 testing company, we provide a short description of the company, and information about their services, location, accreditations, and other key factors. Continue reading List of EN 71 Lab Testing Companies: Our Top 7 Picks

Wrist Watch Regulations & Labeling in the European Union

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Planning to import and sell wristwatches in the European Union? In this guide, we cover the essentials of watch regulations, including labeling, certification and testing requirements.

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Pet Product Regulations in the EU: A Practical Guide

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Pet Product Regulations in the EU

Planning to import and sell pet products in the European Union? In this guide, we cover the essential EU regulations and standards, including documentation and testing requirements applicable to your pet products.

Notice that regulations covering pet food, drugs or electronic pet accessories are not included in this article.

Mentioned Products

  • Pet toys
  • Pet leashes
  • Pet collars
  • Pet bowls
  • Pet beds

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List of REACH Lab Testing Companies: Our Top 6 Picks

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REACH Lab Testing Companies

Planning to sell textiles, watches, bags or other consumer products in the European Union? If so, you should consider getting your products REACH compliance tested. In this article, we list a number of companies offering REACH testing services for importers, exporters, and manufacturers Continue reading List of REACH Lab Testing Companies: Our Top 6 Picks

EN 71 Toy Safety Lab Testing: A Complete Guide

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About to import or export toys to the European Union? EN 71 lab testing is the only way to verify if your products are compliant with the EU Toy Safety Directive.

In this guide, we explain what you must know before booking a lab test, and why you should not take a factory test report at face value.

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How to Determine Applicable Product Safety Standards: 5 Methods

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How do you know which product safety standards and labeling requirements apply to your product?

Finding information on product regulations, be it a simple t-shirt or a new electronic device, is often the hardest part of the compliance process. In this guide, we list official websites and service providers that can help you find out which regulations apply to your products.

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Electronic Product Compliance in Practice: By Fabien Gaussorgues

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Electronic product compliance goes beyond listing safety standards and paperwork. Ensuring compliance when importing, exporting or manufacturing electronic devices starts at the drawing board.

In this article, Fabien Gaussorgues of Sofeast Limited in Shenzhen, shares his profound technical expertise and explains what electronic product compliance really means in practice. Continue reading Electronic Product Compliance in Practice: By Fabien Gaussorgues

Packaging Materials Regulations in the European Union

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Product compliance extends beyond the product itself, to the packaging materials used to protect and display the product. In this guide, we cover the essentials that all importers and exporters selling in the European Union must know about product packaging materials regulations.
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