Cosmetics Heavy Metal Test
Cosmetics Heavy Metal Test
Cosmetic products are regulated by a number of chemical regulatory requirements and guidelines of various countries. Heavy metals content is one of the most important chemical parameters in cosmetic products.
Do you want to ensure your product meets heavy metal properties of particular markets? Do you want to verify the heavy metal content in your cosmetic product?
With the specialized chemical laboratories in SGS, we can help you examine the heavy metal content of your cosmetic products to ensure they meet regulatory guidelines and limits.
Total content – Acid digestion followed by ICP;
Soluble content – extraction followed by ICP
20g or 20mL at a minimum
Turnaround Time (working days)
Regular service: 10 days
Express service: 7 days
|Target country of sale||Default heavy metal package|
|EU/UK||Lead (Pb), Cadmium (Cd), Mercury (Hg), Arsenic (As), Antimony (Sb), Nickel (Ni) soluble|
|US||Lead (Pb), Mercury (Hg)|
|Lead (Pb), Cadmium (Cd), Mercury (Hg), Arsenic (As), Antimony (Sb)|
|ASEAN||Lead (Pb), Cadmium (Cd), Mercury (Hg), Arsenic (As)|
|Hong Kong||Lead (Pb), Cadmium (Cd), Mercury (Hg), Arsenic (As)|
Only applicable test items will be conducted on selected product nature and destination market. A detailed test item list will be included in order confirmation email upon order purchase.
*What is SGS QR code service and How does it provide value for you?
SGS QR code service is suitable for products sold in traditional retail shops and e-commerce platforms. This is an authorization to display an SGS QR code on a product that allows quick access to SGS test report on our online platform. This enhances trust building between your products and the consumers by showing the product is tested by a reliable third party and proven to meet certain quality standard. With the display of QR code, you could gain a competitive edge and differentiate your products in the market.
If you apply QR code service, after your product is tested, a dedicated QR code will be generated along with the test report. This QR code can be displayed on the tested product. By scanning the QR code, it will direct your customers to an online platform where the key information and test report could be accessed. Customers can easily access the information through a trusted third party platform by their own mobile device upon product selection. Indicate your interest if you would like to explore this opportunity of using SGS QR code service.
StrengthS & benefits
Fully equipped with compliance testing services
You can add them to shopping cart and proceed to checkout for placing your order online. You will receive an order acknowledgment with order details after online order.
It is not necessary to create an account for online purchase, you can select Guest Checkout to place an order without an account.
However, creating an account offers additional benefits:
- Your contact information will be saved securely for a faster checkout
- Track your order status and history
If you place an order as a guest, please check our notifications at your email box. Please remember to check promotional and junk mail box if you can’t find it.
If you place an order as a member, please log in and check the status of your order under “Quote Request” or “Orders”.
SGS TIC Mall only accepts US$ for checkout.
You will receive a test application form, sample requirement and delivery details in confirmation email upon successful payment, please complete the form and send the required sample(s) to our competence center in Hong Kong.
Please contact your dedicated specialist to submit your request. It will be reviewed case by case depending on the order process.
No, you can’t cancel and refund the paid order unless there is a quality or service delivery issue.