Headwear Test Package
Headwear Test Package
Headwear brings you warmth and fanciness, but you would not expect it fades too fast after just one or two outings.
SGS provides basic chemical and physical performance test suggestions for different headwear styles including woven and knitted. The package helps to make sure your sample could attain the basic quality expectation on the market – the first step to customer trust and brand building.
This test package is for headwear including woven or knitted, for example beanie, cap, etc. The physical quality and safety criteria are included in the testing program.
It will be advised in order confirmation email upon purchase.
Turnaround Time (working days)
5 Days (Regular)
Basic Physical & Quality Test
Our physical & quality test package consolidates the most common physical performance tests applying to textile products.
- Fibre Content Analysis
- Physical safety assessment for children
- Colorfastness Test
- Seam Strength Test
The test items will be adjusted depending on your product type and age range
Please contact us for tailormade quotation, if:
- sample headwear covers neck/face/shoulder and going to US, as additional flammability requirement may apply.
- sample has UV-protection claim, as so would be classified under personal protective equipment.
Basic Chemical Test (#composite test)
Our chemical test package includes the basic hazardous chemicals based on material type and market recall risks.
Total Heavy Metals
• Azo dye
• pH value
The test items will be adjusted depending on the marketplace and actual sample.
EU: Due to the wide range of regulations, not all EU regulatory chemical tests are included, but selected based on recall risk only.
US: Only US federal test are included. State laws are excluded.
The test items will be adjusted depending on your product type and age range. Only specific test items will be applied to selected product type, test type and destination market. Detailed test item list will be included in order confirmation email upon purchase.
If your product is composed of white color or indigo dye (which is common for denim), you may want to consider additional Colorfastness Tests for White Color/Indigo Dye. Dye for these color types are especially vulnerable to certain warehouse condition.
# To save your test budget, composite test is quoted for chemical testing. Similar materials on sample will be gathered for analysis. In case any restricted chemical is detected in composite testing, additional individual checking may be required. Applicant will be informed in that case.
For a more comprehensive restricted substance checking, please consider ECO package.
To quote an even more comprehensive assurance plan for your product, please contact us.
Strengths & benefits
Ensure your product compliance to specific countries requirement
Provide worldwide coverage and access to all key locations & markets
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 centre 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 quality or service delivery issue.