On April 29, 2011, SGS participated in the American Apparel and Footwear Association’s 2011 International Product Safety and Sustainability Conference at HJ International Hotel, Dongguan, China.

The conference brings together industry leaders to educate attendees on the numerous regulatory standards, Restricted Substances Lists (RSL), chemical management programs and sustainability issues facing the industry today. Dr. Karen Kyllo, Deputy Vice President of SGS Global Softlines, was invited to give a speech on the topic of Understanding Testing – When to Test, How to Test, What to Test, giving attendants an idea about what constitutes a reasonable test plan and understand when, how and what to test under a chemical management program.

Learn more about the AAFA 2011 International Product Safety and Sustainability Conference.


Karen Kyllo
Deputy V P
Global Softlines, Textiles

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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 64,000 employees, SGS operates a network of over 1,250 offices and laboratories around the world.