SGS has opened a new softlines testing laboratory in Tianjin, China to provide testing for a wide range of apparel, textile and leather products.

Equipped with state-of-the-art facilities, the new Tianjin laboratory has a diverse array of cutting-edge instruments to support a broad range of physical and chemical testing capabilities that will enable local manufacturers to demonstrate that their products comply with international standards, such as those in the EU, USA, Japan and China.

Softlines Testing Services

This new SGS laboratory will conduct:

  • Physical and restricted substances testing for a full range of apparel and textile products
  • Restricted substances testing for textile products and leather goods to provide physical and restricted substances testing for a full range of apparel and textile products

SGS’s new Softlines testing laboratory demonstrates the company’s commitment to supporting the region’s textile and footwear industry. This new testing facility means SGS can provide faster and more convenient services on the doorstep of northern China’s textile manufacturers. With extensive coverage in China, and on the global platform, textile manufacturers in the region will also benefit from easy access to SGS’s global support and expertise.

SGS celebrated the opening of its new Softlines Testing Laboratory in Tianjin, China, with an opening ceremony, attended by 100 clients, stakeholders and staff on October 23, 2014.

For further information, please contact:

Davis Zhu
Laboratory Manager
SGS China Softlines
t: +86 21 61 402 666 2289

About SGS

SGS is the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. SGS is recognized as the global benchmark for quality and integrity. With more than 80,000 employees, SGS operates a network of over 1,650 offices and laboratories around the world.