EMC Compliance Implications

For CE Marking under EMC Directive 2014/30/EU, on-site EMC testing data is crucial for Technical Construction File (TCF). The directive ensures equipment's electromagnetic compatibility and immunity to interference. Our paper explores compliance for large products, from test planning to declaration.

FAQs for Product Compliance in Hazardous Locations

Manufacturing electrical products for hazardous locations involves complex standards and certifications. Intertek's FAQ white paper answers common client questions, aiding product market entry.

IEC 61010 Series: Master the Challenge & Keep Up with the Changes

IEC 61010 is a widely accepted electrical safety standard for laboratory, process control, and test & measurement equipment. This paper delivers an overview of the latest developments, new and revised requirements, the status of Edition 3 and Amendment 1 in major markets, and much more.

Beyond Conformance Auditing - Aerospace Whitepaper

Aerospace suppliers grapple with stringent safety, quality standards, and evolving OEM requirements. AS certification is essential for market entry, yet its potential for business enhancement is often overlooked. This whitepaper explores how partnering with a Certification Body can transform audits into opportunities for substantial process improvement and business growth.

Ensuring Conformity of Buoyancy Aids

Buoyancy aids meant for wearing, like those aiding child swimming, must meet Essential Health & Safety Requirements of PPE Regulation (EU) 2016/425 from April 21, 2019. Expert Sean Gartrell outlines regulatory context and smooth compliance path covering testing, assessment, and CE mark certification.

White Paper: 10 Tips for Faster & More Successful Hazardous Location Product Approval

Navigate the complexities of ATEX, IECEx, and ETL approvals for hazardous location equipment with our white paper.

Case Study: Efficacy Assessment of Interdental Brushes Through In-Vitro Studies

Manufacturers of interdental cleaning devices are constantly striving to bring new and creative designs to market that have superior plaque removal and ease of use properties. To substantiate claims and provide evidence that these products are indeed effective, novel in vitro cleaning models can be fabricated used to evaluate and compare the efficiency of different brush designs to help guide the evolution of the most promising prototypes.

Reducing Risks at Halloween - Safety Compliance of Costumes, Toys and Candles

If you are considering your manufacturing or buying cycles for Halloween or other Autumn festivities, download our article now for insight from our expert, Philip Bullock, who has highlighted the regulatory background you need to know and practical steps you can take to ensure that Halloween toys, dress-up, and candles conform to standards.

White Paper: Taking Control of Restricted Substances in your Products

Manufacturers must furnish requested information to enforcement agencies to demonstrate compliance with Restricted Substance Regulations. Failure risks sanctions, including blocked shipments and damage to brand reputation.

Whitepaper | Tank Calibration Using Laser Scanning Technology

In this whitepaper, our Tank Calibration expert, Nigel McKeown, delves into Intertek's innovative ScanCal program. The paper offers insights into the program's state-of-the-art features, resulting outputs, and a comparative analysis with traditional methods, showcasing the benefits it brings to customers.

Understanding VOC Emission Testing & Certification

Learn about VOC emission standards for furniture and building products in North America. Discover legal requirements, product testing, standards, and certification schemes in our complimentary white paper, promoting sustainability and safety.

Resistivity and Life Evaluation of a Flow Battery

This report analyzes the life estimation of a vanadium redox flow battery, focusing on the degradation of the ion exchange membrane measured through resistivity. The goal is to assess whether the battery can achieve a minimum of 9,000 cycles.

The Process Approach: Adding Business Value and Minimising Risks

Embrace the Process Approach as more than just compliance. It's a philosophy for efficient results. This whitepaper introduces tools like the Turtle Diagram and SWOT Analysis to support strategic objectives and foster an improvement mindset.

IEC 62368-1 Standard Compliance Guide

On December 20, 2020, IEC 62368-1 replaces previous standards for electrical and electronic equipment safety. Download Intertek's white paper for compliance guidance, covering scope, requirements, evaluation criteria, recognized hazards, and more.

Using Radio Technology in Electrical Equipment Compliance Requirements

The emergence of Bluetooth and Wi-Fi has changed the design of many products from vacuum cleaners and cooking appliances to the phones everyone carries every day. But how does adding these technologies to existing household or medical products affect their regulatory compliance? This is one of the most common questions asked of the EMC laboratory at Intertek.

White Paper: Active Implantable Medical Devices

For Implantable Medical Devices, ensuring patient safety and device reliability is crucial. Our white paper, based on the 2018 webinar series, offers insights into meeting FDA and global regulatory standards effectively.

IEC/UL 62368-1 Safety of Information Technology and Audio/Video Equipment

The deadline is nearing and the countdown is on. For years the discussion around Dates of Withdrawal for 60950 and 60065 have been set, extended, and set again. At least, it appears we're ready to move on. Download our updated paper with information that will help you meet IEC/UL 62368-1 for IT Equipment and Audio/Video Products.

The ISO 45001:2018 Migration

Stay updated on OHSAS 18001 to ISO 45001 migration. Our whitepaper highlights key changes and explains the transition process for maintaining certified Occupational Health and Safety Management System Certification.

The European Food Contact Regulations

This whitepaper discusses recent changes in European food contact material regulations, focusing on amendments to Commission Regulation (EU) No 10/2011 for plastic FCMs. It covers key elements of the amendments and summarizes regulations for non-harmonized materials. Additionally, it outlines compliance steps and supply chain responsibilities.

White Paper Download: Understanding and Attaining Compliance to the EU Detergent Regulation

Cleaning products, predominantly detergents, are defined as substances containing surfactants for washing and cleaning. They come in various forms and serve household, institutional, or industrial purposes, catering to diverse cleaning needs and preferences.

Using ISO 9001 or ISO 14001 to Gain a Competitive Advantage

Join over 1.1 million certified organizations and leverage QMS/EMS for business growth, market-entry, and supplier relationships through ISO 9001 or ISO 14001 certification.