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Centre Testing International Co., Ltd. (CTI) is the pioneer and leader in the TIC Industry which provides one-stop solutions on testing, inspection, certification, calibration, audit, training & technical services.

 

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Our service capabilties cover the upstream and downstream of the supply chain including textile and apparel,toys,electronic appliances,medical health,food...andother industries.

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MANY ELECTRICAL APPLIANCES AND EQUIPMENT PRODUCTS HAS BEEN NOTIFIED BECAUSE OF CHEMICAL RISK

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Recently two monthsmany electrical appliances and equipment products has been notified  because of chemical risk in RAPEX (the EU Rapid Information System for nonfood products) . RAPEX is the system which allows EU Member States and the European Commission to share information quickly and efficiently about dangerous products found on the European market and to inform consumers about potential risks to their health and safety.

The statistics of RAPEX in 2015 are indicated below:

More than half of the notified products are origining from China(including HongKong & Taiwan). Product typ mainly includes Childcare articles and children‘s equipment, Toys, Electrical appliances and equipment and  clothing, textiles  etc. The hazardous chemical risk mainly caused by  Phthalates, heavy metalsSCCPs.

Electronic And Electrical Products

Product

Risk

Notifying country 

Regulation

Measures adoped

Mobile phone cover

Contains up to 0.26% by weight of short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs)

Sweden

POPs

Withdrawal of the product from the market

 

 Kettle

Cable contains 3,64% by weight SCCPs

Sweden

POPs

Game Controller

Cable contains up to 1,9% by weight SCCPs and solders on PCB contain lead up to 45.0%

Sweden

POPs RoHS

Recall of the product from end users

 Travel charger

Solders of electric plug, solders on PCB)contain lead up to 84.0% as well as cadmium up to 1.10% 

Slovenia