In Spijkenisse, Netherlands we have a consumer goods and retail lab specializing in toys, premiums, gadgets and food contact materials.


Established: 2004
Number of employees: 90
Size of testing facilities: 1,100 m2

Key services

We offer a range of services to ensure the safety, quality and sustainability of consumer products. These include:

Lab services

  • Chemical tests
  • Mechanical tests
  • Flammability tests
  • Specific and total migration tests
  • Restricted substances tests
  • Sensory test (for food contact materials)

Product inspection

  • Pre-production check
  • Initial production check
  • During production check
  • Mystery shopping


  • 'Toy or not' evaluation
  • Product design evaluation
  • Safety and risk assessment
  • Training

Products covered

We cover a broad range of complimentary products:

  • Toys
  • Food contact materials
  • Food imitation products
  • Premiums
  • Gadgets

This list is not exhaustive, contact us to find out more.


ISO 17025 accredited, our laboratory in Spijkenisse is also a notified body for the EU Toy Safety Directive (2009/48/EC).

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For further information, contact SGS in the Netherlands:

SGS Netherlands B.V.
Malledijk 18
Spijkenisse, 3208 LA
t: +31 88 214 3333