August Products & Retail News Vol 157
To provide manufacturers of lighting products for the hospitality industry a product certification alternative for LED luminaires, and thus a faster and more efficient path to market, Intertek has announced the expansion of the Lighting General Coverage Program.
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Office of Engineering and Technology Laboratory Division recently announced that Radio frequency (RF) LED lighting products are now subject to FCC rules to ensure that devices do not cause harmful interference to radio communications services.
Product development is a critical process in manufacturing. The increasingly stringent physical and chemical requirements on product safety performance in many markets have also placed much greater demands on the technical competency of product designers. Intertek has extensive experience and expertise to provide the necessary skills to your product-development team in designing, reviewing and developing quality products that will comply with regulatory standards and requirements.
Intertek Hong Kong is now offering Label Express, a hassle-free total-labeling solution for apparel manufacturers and labeling suppliers. From care-instruction requirements to fiber content, from translations to label design, Intertek’s Label Express gives you the right labels to bring your products to new markets without delay and with absolute peace of mind.
Intertek Exhibits at Design Lights Consortium Stakeholder Meeting
In early August, members of the Intertek Electrical team exhibited at the Design Lights Consortium Stakeholder Meeting in Denver. The event offered an opportunity for Intertek to interact and network with those in the solid state lighting industry.
Intertek is hosting its highly-regarded Product Assurance Training course in Hong Kong on Sept. 20 – 21. Product Assurance Training is a professional course that addresses key issues involved with integrating safety into your business process.
Vol. 926 | U.S. – CPSC Proposes to Exempt Four Polymeric Materials from CPSIA Phthalate Content Testing Requirements
Vol. 925 | Australia – Voluntary Toys Safety Standards AS-NZS 8124.1:2016 and AS-NZS 8124.2:2016 Published
Vol. 924 | Health Canada Approves New Cribs, Cradles and Bassinets Regulations, SOR-2016-152
Vol. 923 | Results of China Market Textile and Footwear Spot Checks in July 2016
Vol. 922 | Australia – New Voluntary Industry Code for Consumer Goods that contain Button Batteries
Vol. 921 | Japan – New Requirement for Food Contact Articles made of Polyethylene Naphthalate under Food Sanitation Law