In response to a wave of recalls of “toxic toys” and other products, the US enacted the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act (CPSIA) of 2008 on 14th August, 2008. The objective of this comprehensive legislation is to protect the public against unreasonable risks of injuries and deaths associated with consumer products.


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Consumer Testing Services

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About SGS

The SGS Group is the global leader and innovator in inspection, verification, testing and certification services. Founded in 1878, SGS is recognized as the global benchmark in quality and integrity. With more than 55,000 employees, SGS operates a network of over 1,000 offices and laboratories around the world.