by Asia Quality Focus team
Some suppliers say that their products are conformed with CE, EMC, Reach, RoHS and other specifications. Laboratory Testing by an official “notified body” is necessary for certification. Importers need the certificates to comply with national regulations and sell their goods on the market. Which regulations to comply with? How to arrange laboratory testing for products certification?
Necessary information to send for products certification & lab testing quotations
Laboratories have to test for materials and/or function on the basis of the national regulations in the destination country. Therefore, some important information should be provided to them:
Hardline products often have derivatives and could be used in many ways. That is why it is important to let the laboratory understand the exact intended use.
Electronics and electrical equipment require more technical information for the laboratory to understand it without having the sample:
The necessary information is rather easy to get. In the end, we know best what the product is and what it serves for. Good suppliers always have a BOM, they can share it with us. For other suppliers’ types, the best will be to send samples to the lab and avoid any misunderstandings.
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