Testing

Restricted Substances

Our capabilities cover a wide range of instrumental and classic wet chemistry techniques.

Organic tests include:

  • Azo dyes (EN14362; ISO/TS 17234; LFBG 82.02-9; GB/T17592)
  • Disperse dyes (DIN 45231)
  • Phthalates (LCMS/ GCMS)
  • Organotin compounds (ISO 17353)
  • Alkylphenol ethoxylates (APEO) (LCMS)
  • Perfuorooctane sulphonate (PFOA) (LCMSMS)
  • Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon (PAHs) (GCMS)
  • Toy Chemical test (EN71-9)
  • Food Contact Articles (FDA, EEC, LFGB)

Instruments Used:

  • LCMS; LCMSMS; GCMS; Headspace-GCMS
Heavy Metals

Heavy metal tests includes:

  • Total Lead content (ASTM E1645/E1613, CPSIA, CPSC 1303)
  • Total Cadmium (EN1122)
  • Soluble Heavy Metals (EN71-3/ ASTM963)
  • Extractable Heavy Metals (ISO 105-E04, ICPMS)
  • Nickel Release (EN1811/ EN12472)

Equipment Used:

  • ICP-MS; ICP-AES; AAS; XRF (Desktop and Handheld)

Other chemical tests:

  • pH values (AATCC 81; ISO 4045; ISO 3071; EN 1413; GB/T 2912)
  • Formaldehyde (ISO 14184; JIS L1041 (law 112); ISO/TS 17226; GB/T 7573)
  • Chromium (VI) (DIN 53314)

Equipment used:

  • pH meter; Ultra-violet and visible spectrometer