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White Paper Library

SGS provides you with free white papers written by technical experts from various fields. These documents emphasize the importance of services that enable you to drive continuous quality improvement and excellence at every level of your organization.

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Jul 30, 2015

ISO/FDIS 9001 - What You Need to Know

Helping you to better understand the contents and potential implications of the proposed changes to quality management system requirements in ISO/FDIS 9001.

Sustainability English
Cover photo for the white paper RPAS

Jul 27, 2015

Risk and Human Error in Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS)

The purpose of this white paper is to identify human performance factors and their effect in the domain of risk management systems for RPAS.

Aviation English
MRLS German version cover photo of white paper

Jul 23, 2015

Pestizidrückstände in Lebens- und Futtermitteln: Weltweite Grenzwerte Verstehen, Überwachen und Einhalten

Food Pesticides Residues White Paper German

Agriculture & Food, Consumer Goods & Retail German
White Paper Olive Oil

Jul 21, 2015

Información Sobre el Aceite de Oliva en Todo el Mundo Requisitos de Etiquetado, Graduación y Calidad

Breve resumen de los reglamentos legales y normas voluntarias del sector; aproximación a los problemas habituales relacionados con la adulteración y la contaminación.

Agriculture & Food, Consumer Goods & Retail Spanish
Cover page for ISO 26000 Social Responsibility Standard

Jun 26, 2015

Understanding the ISO 26000 Social Responsibility Standard

A discussion about sustainability issues and how they can be managed within an organization for the benefit of society today and for future generations.

Compliance & Integrity English
ISO/DIS 9001 Whitepaper preview

Jun 15, 2015


Entenda melhor o conteúdo e as prováveis implicações das alterações propostas para os requisitos do sistema de gestão de qualidade da norma ISO/DIS 9001.

Sustainability Portuguese (Brazil)
Front page of the whitepaper

Jun 10, 2015

Cell Substrate Characterisation In-Vitro Based Detection Methods

Regulatory authorities such as the US Food & Drug Administration (FDA) and the European Medicines Evaluation Agency (EMEA) impose stringent limits on the amount of microbial contaminants and impurities present during the manufacturing of biological medicines and vaccines.

Life Sciences English
Understanding Global Olive Oil

May 28, 2015

Understanding Global Olive Oil Quality, Grading and Labelling Requirements

A brief summary of voluntary industry standards and government/state regulations; and an outline of common issues relating to adulteration and contamination.

Agriculture & Food, Consumer Goods & Retail English
Preview image of the whitepaper Supply Chain Management

May 13, 2015

Supply Chain Management: How Well Do You Know Your Supply Chain?

In early 2015, SGS invited food industry experts to take part in a survey – Current Industry Practices in Supply Chain Management: How Vulnerable is Your Supply Chain? This document looks at the subject, its definition, practices and risk management.

Agriculture & Food English
ITA for E&E Products

May 12, 2015

International Type Approval - ITA for Electrical & Electronic Products

With the continuous growth of worldwide trading business, more and more countries and regions have set up their own Type-Approval Systems to protect the environment and user safety as well as to maintain electromagnetic compatibility and radio network integrity. SGS offers integrated one-stop International Type Approval (ITA) Services for Electrical and Electronics (E&E) products covering ITE & mobile, household appliances, luminaires, audio/video, medical devices, photovoltaic, power supply, batteries, power tools and machinery products, amongst others. SGS’s International Type Approval Service was launched in 2007, and has developed solutions for more than 150 countries and regions, covering all major and fast growing markets. Our global network of Type Approval Experts not only ensures competitive pricing, fast turnaround times and high quality Independent services, but also a short cut for your products to enter targets markets.

Consumer Goods & Retail English
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