Chemistry Test

Chemistry Test


Service Category

Test Items

Hazardous Substances Testing

REACH-SVHC, RoHS Dirctive (2002/95/EC) restricted six hazardous substances (Pb, Hg, Cd, Cr6+, PBBs& PBDEs), PAHs, Phthalate, PVC, PCT, PCB. PCN, Asbestos.

Toys Testing

Physical and mechanical performance, Flammability, Heavy metal analysis

Food Contact Materials Testing

Microelement, heavy metal, PE, PS, chinaware food container

Cosmetics Testing

Lead, total Hg, total As, Cu, Zn, Cd, Sn, and many other heavy metals

Textile Testing

Allergenous disperse dyes, Organotin, Chromium Vl, Azo Dyes, Formaldehyde, Penrachlorophenol(PCP), Heavy metals, Ozone depleting substances (CFCs)

Footwear Testing

Hazardous Substance Testing Chrome Vl, Formaldehyde, Banned Azo Dyes, PCP’s, EN 71, EN 345, 340&346

Flammability Testing

 - US CPSC 16 CFR PART 1610, FMVSS302,  – 16 CFR part 1615/1616, California Flammability Law, UK Furniture & Furnishings (Fire) (safety) Regulations



Laws & Regulations


Testing Items

Laws & Regulations

Method Used

1. Heavy metal in packing material

1. 94/62/EC
2. 2004/12/EC
3. US: CONEG

Please refer to item 2~4

2. Cadmium (Cd) & its Compounds

1. 2002/95/EC
2. 91/338/EEC
3. The Netherlands Cadmium Decree 1999
4. 91/157/EEC

Pre-conditioning:
-IEC 62321
-EN 1122:2001
-US EPA3052:1996
-US EPA3050B Rev.2:1996
-alkali dissolution
Measurement method:
-ICP-AES,ICP-OES e.g. EN ISO 11885:1998
-AAS e.g. EN ISO5961:1995

3. Lead (Pb) & its Compounds

1. 2002/95/EC
2. California Proposition 65
3. 91/157/EEC

Pre-conditioning:
-EN 13346 :2000
-EN 1122:2001
-US EPA3052:1996
-US EPA3050B Rev.2:1996
- alkali dissolution
Measurement method:
-ICP-AES,ICP-OES e.g. EN ISO 11885:1998
-AAS e.g. EN ISO5961:1995
-ICP-MS

4. Mercury (Hg) its Compounds

1. 2002/95/EC
2. 91/157/EEC

Pre-conditioning:
-EN 3052 :1996
-Heating evaporation-cold-vapor mercury-atomic-absorption method
-Kjeldahl method
Measurement method:
-ICP-AES,ICP-OES e.g. EN ISO 11885:1998

5. Hexavalent-Chromium (Cr6+) Compounds

1. 2002/95/EC
2. 1999/43/EC
3. 91/157/EEC

US EPA 3060A & 7196A
JIS-H-8625

6. PBBs

1. 2002/95/EC

US EPA 3540C

7. PBDEs

1. 2002/95/EC
2. 2003/11/EC

US EPA 3540C

8. PVC

- TCO `99/`03
- Blue Angel

 

9. Nickel

1. 94/27/EC

EN1811 & EN12472

10. Asbestos

91/659/EEC

1999//77/EC FT-lRanlysis

11. Mirex

Regulation(EC)304/2003

US EPA 3540C

12. Azo colourants

2002/45/EC

EN 14362 -1&2(fabric)   CENISO/TS 17234(leather)

13. Short –chain chlorinated pafaffins(SCCPs)

2002/61/EC

US EPA 3540C

14. Formaldehyde

GE:ChemVerbotsV

DIN 53315(leather) ISO 14181 -1&2(fabric) EN 120 (wood)

15. Chlorofluocarbons(CFCs)

1999/51/EC

Tedlar Collection & GC-MSD analysis

16. Arsenic

2003/2/EC

US EPA 3052 & 3050B