NORTHBROOK, Ill., April 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- UL, a leading global safety science organization, is pleased to announce that its Shanghai and Shenzhen facilities are now registered with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) as approved laboratories for Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act (CPSIA) third-party testing and accredited to China National Accreditation Service (CNAS).
"As we expand our juvenile product testing to multiple labs, we are cementing three key pillars at the core: accuracy, consistency, and communication. Companies who choose to test with UL can trust that it will be a simple and efficient process done right the first time," stated Brian Grochal, Technical Lead – Juvenile Products for UL Consumer and Retail Services.
Utilizing new state-of-the-art equipment and standard test methodologies, UL can assist brands, retailers, manufacturers and suppliers in achieving compliance with changing regulations and new standards for juvenile products. Our complete portfolio of services includes:
- Mechanical and physical testing
- Flammability testing
- Chemical and microbiological analysis
- Label and design evaluation services
- Electrical and electronic component
- Toxicological Risk Assessments (TRA)
For more details about our juvenile product testing capabilities in Shenzhen and Shanghai email AsiaEnquiry@ul.com.
Additional information about UL's safety and quality services for Juvenile Products can be found at ul.com/toys-and-juvenile-products.
UL is a premier global independent safety science company that has championed progress for more than 120 years. Its nearly 11,000 professionals are guided by the UL mission to promote safe working and living environments for all people. UL uses research and standards to continually advance and meet ever-evolving safety needs. We partner with businesses, manufacturers, trade associations and international regulatory authorities to bring solutions to a more complex global supply chain. For more information about our certification, testing, inspection, advisory and education services, visit http://www.UL.com.
CONTACT: Kim Vranas
UL Consumer and Retail Services
T: (781) 821.2200 ext. 265
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