C&K Testing Technology News of August 2017
1 September 2017 REACH,SVHC,EEE,label,FCM
On 13, July 2017, the commission’s health directorate (DG Sante) exposited two credible options for an EU measure on food contact materials (FCMs), which aims to ensure the printing inks are within acceptable limits. These two options are based on meeting of directorate working group on FCMs. It is said that an EU measure expects to be in place by mid-2018....
China enforcing Mercury Convention now
22 August 2017 Mercury, China, Mercury Convention
​On August 15, 2017, 14 ministries, involving Ministry of Environmental protection of the people’s Republic of China, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine and General Administration of Customs, jointly issued the No.38 announcement about the effectiveness of Minamata Convention on Mercury(hereafter referred to as simply Mercury Regulation). Mercury Regulation would be known as another important international convention as well asStockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutantssince coming into force on August 16, 2017....
Welcome to C&K Booth (4-2C51) on 2017 CBME
28 June 2017 CBME, exihibition, 2017, maternity,baby,children
Accredited with CNAS and CMA, C&K Testing can conduct testing for toys & juvenile products, child care articles and fashion items, including: SVHC, EN71, formaldehyde content, CPSIA/HR4040, CP 65, ASTM, RoHS, DMF, phthalates, AZO Dye, PAHs,...
2016 Analysis of Chinese food contact articles notified on the EU market
27 February 2017 FCMs, Chinese, notification, recall, EU
The European Commission validated 134 notifications as regards food contact materials in 2016. It is noted that more than 80% products through the Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed (RASFF) notified came from China primarily caused by migration of formaldehyde, aromatic amines and heavy elements (cadmium, cobalt, chromium, manganese, nickel and lead), excessive levels of phthalates....
C&K Testing Technology News of January 2017
24 January 2017 reach, rohs, PAHs, svhc, heavy metal, azo, phthalates, electrical, toys, fcms, plastic, rubber, test
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New Swiss FCM regulations for plastics, silicone and printing inks take effect on 1 May
6 January 2017 substances,requirements,these,Annex,Food
The Swiss Federal Office for Food Safety and Veterinary Affairs (FSVO) has published a new national food law that includes food contact materials (FCMs). It will come into force on 1 May and updates three annexes, which list authorised substances for the production of consumer goods. They are: Annex 2: plastic and requirements for these substances; Annex 9: silicone and requirements for these substances; and Annex 10: printing inks and requirements for these substances. The...
Welcome to Our Booth at China Yiwu International Commodities Fair
13 October 2016 Fair,Yiwu,China,has,International
China Yiwu International Commodities Fair (Yiwu Fair) has been held since 1995. The event has been jointly hosted by the Ministry of Commerce, the People’s Government of Zhejiang Province and other relevant authorities. The Yiwu Fair in the name of “face to the world, serve the whole nation”, as highly internationalized and informative event with excellent services and security, has become one of the largest, most influential and most productive commodities fair in Chi...
C&K Testing's Technology News of August 2016
31 August 2016 reach, rohs, PAHs, svhc, heavy metal, azo, phthalates, electrical, toys, fcms, plastic, rubber, test
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C&K Testing Technology News of July 2016
3 August 2016 reach, rohs, PAHs, svhc, heavy metal, azo, phthalates, electrical, toys, fcms, plastic, rubber, test
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French DGCCRF updates food contact material standards
28 July 2016 french,food contact materials,
The French General Directorate for Competition Policy, Consumer Affairs and Fraud Control (DGCCRF) published new documents DM/4B/COM/002, DM/4B/COM/003, DM/4B/COM/004 for food contact materials (FCMs) made from inorganic materials (except me...
C&K Testing Technology News of May 2016
3 June 2016 reach, rohs, PAHs, svhc, heavy metal, azo, phthalates, electrical, toys, fcms, plastic, rubber, test
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Implementation rules on China RoHS regulation published
17 May 2016 electrical,electronic,China Ro
The Administrative Measures for the Restriction of the Use of Hazardous Substances in Electrical and Electronic Products (also known as China RoHS, hereinafter referred to as “Measures”) was published on 6 January 2016 and will apply on...
AQSIQ focuses on 10 key consumer products in 2016
5 May 2016 quality,consumer products,chil
General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine of the People's Republic of China (AQSIQ) has recently determined to prioritise disposable diapers, toys, garments for babies and young children, kitchenware and other ...
C&K Testing Technology News of March 2016
5 April 2016 reach, rohs, PAHs, svhc, heavy metal, azo, phthalates, electrical, toys, fcms, plastic, rubber, test
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FAQs on RoHS exemptions to be expiry on 21 July 2016
25 March 2016 RoHS,exemption,electrical,elec
Large amount of RoHS exemptions are to be expired on 21 July 2016. Given no official publication of the Europe Union, those electrical and electronic equipment (EEE) cannot benefit from the exemptions after their expiry date (21 July 2016)....
An update to French metal and alloy food contact materials
29 January 2016 FCMs, France, metal, alloy
In November 2015, the French Direction générale de la concurrence, de la consommation et de la répression des fraudes (DGCCFF, General Directorate for Competition Policy, Consumer Affairs and Fraud Control) published Document DM/4B/COM/001 to pose new requirements on food safety concerning metal and alloy food contact materials (FCMs). The document supersedes requirements on metal and alloy FCMs in DGCCRF NI No. 2004-64 on 1 January 2016....
C&K Testing gains national acknowledgement for its capability in testing
5 August 2015 MOT,tin,lab,testing,acknowledg
Hangzhou C&K Testing Technic Co., Ltd was listed as one of 67 agencies for its testing capability for content of migratable organic tin in paint coating of toys after acceptance according to the No. 22 Notification on CNCA’s List for Labs...
Welcome to our booth in 2015 China Kids Expo
5 August 2015 CKE,fair,child,infant,toy,exhi
The 2015 China Kids Expo (CKE) will take place on October 20-22 in Shanghai New International Expo Center, to expand exhibition space to 140,000sqm held together with China Toy Expo and China Licensing Expo....
Welcome to our stand at the 118th China Import and Export Fair
30 July 2015 Canton Fair, import, export,gu
C&K Testing hopes to meet you at the Canton Fair from 15 Oct. 2015 to 4 Nov. 2015....
Toy industry association supports TSCA reform to address chemical use nationally
10 June 2015 toy,children,reform,TSCA
According to report of 12 May 2015 of TIA (Toy Industry Association), it called for comprehensive reform of the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) and establishing a federal law to address chemical use nationally so as to curb the continuou...