Detergent Phosphate Test
Detergent Phosphate Test
Detergent products are regulated by a number of chemical regulatory requirements and guidelines of various countries. Phosphate content is one of the common chemical parameters in detergent products.
Do you want to ensure your product meets the chemical properties of particular markets?
With the specialized chemical laboratories in SGS, we can help you examine the phosphate content of your detergent products to ensure they meet regulatory guidelines and limits.
With reference to ASTM D820
30g or 30ml at minimum
Turnaround Time (working days)
Regular service: 14 days
Express service: 10 days
According to Annex VIa of Detergent Regulation (EC) No. 648/2004,
Consumer automatic Dishwasher detergent shall not be placed on the market if the total content of phosporus is equal to or greater than 0.3grams in the standard dosage as defined in section B of Annex VII
Consumer laundry detergent shall not be placed on the market if the total content of phosphorus is equal to or greater than 0.5g in the recommended quantity of the detergent to be used in the main cycle of the washing process for a standard washing machine load as defined in section B of Annex VII for water of hard water hardness
– for ‘normal soiled’ fabrics in the case of heavy-duty detergents,
– for ‘lightly soiled’ fabrics in the case of detergents for delicate fabrics.
According to Washington State law RCW 70A.410.020 (2),
(1) After July 1, 1994, a person may not sell or distribute for sale a laundry detergent that contains 0.5 percent or more phosphorus by weight.(2d) Beginning July 1, 2010, a person may not sell or distribute for sale a dishwashing detergent that contains 0.5 percent or more phosphorus by weight in the state.
- 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.
- A data report will be provided.
*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
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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.