Important changes in the coverage of the RoHS Directive have been discussed and made public.
The three-year transition period for the single compliance mark is ending February 2016.
Rising to the challenges of the automotive industry, SGS has developed functional safety training courses specifically focused on semiconductor development in accordance with ISO 26262 and ISO/PAS 18451.
The EU’s new Radio Equipment Directive (RED) becomes effective on June 13, 2016, and allows a one-year transition period.
Total's supercomputer Pangea recently boosted its computing power from 2.3 to 6.7 petaflops1, the equivalent of more than 80,000 laptops combined. Its storage capacity has also been increased, to 26 petabytes2 — the equivalent of...
The beginning of 2016 brings regulatory changes in South Korea, with many of them impacting electrical and electronic products’ EMC compliance, as well as KC marking requirements.
SGS expands on the updated requirements for waste electrical and electronic equipment.
As a designated testing laboratory, SGS Korea has announced its use of the KC testing fee for broadcasting and communication equipment.
Any company today that wants to sell medical technology with a grid-independent power supply on the global market must adhere to the International Electrotechnical Commission's (IEC) standards.
What manufacturers print on their medical devices is not only a matter of outlook and brand, but also regulated, compulsory information. Different requirements come from different versions of medical standards.
The holiday season is no better time to focus on the complexities of launching new electrical and electronic (E&E) products on the market.
Siemens Healthcare has launched the new versatile and cost-effective Biograph Horizon™ PET/CT system, which offers premium performance at an attractive total cost of ownership. The system provides clinicians with the capabilities...
Two new EU regulations (2015/1187 and 2015/1189) establish rules regarding energy labeling and ecodesign for solid fuel boilers.
Both energy labeling and ecodesign requirements for refrigeration equipment have been expanded under new EU regulations 2015/1094 and 2015/1095.
Energy labeling and ecodesign requirements have been stipulated in EU commission regulations 2015/1186 (labeling) and 2015/1188 and 2015/1185 (ecodesign).
Variable Message Signs (VMS) are used to communicate crucial information to drivers such as speed limit reductions, changes in traffic patterns and the location and extent of road construction.
Battery-powered devices are ubiquitous in today’s world and even include clothing and accessories. Wearable technology, however, is not subject to the same level of scrutiny and safety testing as more conventional devices, which...
Cofrac, the French Accreditation Committee (Comité Français d'Accréditation) continues accreditation for SGS.
SGS presents E&E Lab in Gunpo, Korea.
The Bureau of Indian Standards Pushes Back Implementation Date for Electronics and IT Goods Registration Order
The Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) recently published a notice, announcing an extension to the implementation date of the Electronics and IT Goods Registration Order for several product categories.
SGS supports testing and certification services at Medical Device Services Lab in Taiwan.
SGS provides testing and certification services at Medical Device Services Lab in Durham.
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) regulates interstate and international communications by radio, television, wire, satellite and cable in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and Untied States (US) territories.
SGS North America has announced the expansion of its US based wireless facilities.
CCC is the mandatory consumer electronics verification process, enforced by the Chinese government. It is the country’s compulsory safety certification system and the basic approach to safeguarding consumer rights and interests,...