Clothing & Textiles Product Lab Testing in the United States

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Chemical, flammability, and safety lab testing is often required when importing and manufacturing clothing and other textiles in the United States. In this guide, we cover textiles testing costs, standards, compliance risks, and more. Continue reading Clothing & Textiles Product Lab Testing in the United States

Clothing & Textiles Product Lab Testing in the European Union

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Clothing and textiles lab testing helps importers and brands verify compliance with chemical and heavy metals restrictions, safety standards, and flammability standards. In this guide, I explain why testing is necessary, how you can reduce costs, manage failed test results, and much more. Continue reading Clothing & Textiles Product Lab Testing in the European Union

Azo Dye Regulations in the European Union: An Overview

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Azo dyes are used in the textile industry, and to manufacture leather goods, accessories, food contact materials, and other products. Some azo dyes are classified as carcinogens, which is why azo dyes are restricted in the EU.

Keep reading, and learn what importers and manufacturers must know about azo dyes restrictions, and lab testing requirements in the European Union.

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Registered Identification Number (RN) Guide for United States Importers

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Importing apparel and textile products to the United States? If so, you must either include your business name on the product label or use a Registered Identification Number (RN). In this guide, we explain what an RN number is, and how you can apply for one.

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Flammable Fabrics Act (FFA) Guide For United States Importers

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The Flammable Fabrics Act (FFA) regulates flammability in clothing, sleepwear, carpets, mattresses, and many other textile products – either manufactured in or manufactured to the United States. In this guide, we explain how the FFA works and what you must do to ensure compliance.

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Clothing & Textiles Regulations in Hong Kong: An Overview

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Clothing Regulations in Hong Kong

Planning to import and sell clothing or other textile products in Hong Kong?  In this guide, we explain what Hong Kong companies must know about the Consumer Goods Safety Ordinance, labeling requirements, product standards, and much more.

Mentioned Products

  • T-shirts
  • Trousers
  • Children’s nightwear
  • Children’s clothing

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Clothing and Textiles Regulations in Singapore: An Overview

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Planning to import and sell clothing or other textile products in Singapore? In this guide, we cover what you must know about standards, lab testing, children’s clothing regulations, and labeling requirements.

Mentioned Products

  • Children’s clothing
  • T-shirts
  • Trousers
  • Blouses
  • Hoodies
  • Sweaters

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Sportswear Product Regulations in the United States: An Overview

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Sportswear Regulations United States

About to import or manufacture sportswear in the United States? Keep reading and learn what you must know about athletic wear labeling requirements, ASTM standards, lab testing, flammability regulations, substance restrictions, and more.

Mentioned Products

  • Sport jackets
  • Sport trousers
  • Swimsuits
  • Knitted sportswear
  • Children’s sportswear
  • Yoga wear
  • Nylon fabric
  • Polyester fabric

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Bedding & Pillow Regulations in the European Union: An Overview

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Bedding Regulations European Union

Planning to import or manufacture pillows and bedding in the European Union? In this guide, we cover relevant product regulations, labeling requirements, flammability standards, and more.

Mentioned Products

  • Bedsheets
  • Duvets
  • Pillows
  • Pillows cases
  • Mattress covers

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Bedding & Pillow Regulations in the United States: An Overview

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Bedding Regulations United States

Planning to import or sell bedding products in the USA? In this guide, we explain what you must know about safety standards, labeling requirements, chemical restrictions, lab testing, fire safety, and compliance risks.

Mentioned Products

  • Bedsheets
  • Comforters
  • Pillows
  • Pillowcases
  • Quilts

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