Intertek's regulatory experts verify the design, safety, and quality of a variety of toys and children’s products with innovative testing, auditing, and inspection services.
At Intertek, we strive to facilitate the creation of the safest environment possible for children by enhancing the design, safety, and quality of toys and children’s products, through:
In addition to safety and performance testing, Intertek also offers research and development services that incorporate real-life child observation and risk analysis to assess, identify and predict potential hazards in toys and children’s products at the concept stage.
Intertek’s global accreditations in toy and children’s products testing include the U.S. CPSIA, EU Toy Safety Directive, ASTM International, Health Canada’s CPSA, GB Standards and International Standards Organization (ISO), as well as a number of state regulations including California’s Prop 65, Washington State’s Children’s Safe Products Act and Maine’s Safer Chemicals in Children’s Products Act.
Our experts also actively participate in a broad range of advisory committees and boards developing standards for children’s products, including the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), Comité Européen de Normalisation (CEN), American Society of Testing and Materials (ASTM), and the Juvenile Product Manufacturers Association (JPMA).