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Prop 65 Bisphenol-A (BPA) Analysis Service

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What is Prop 65?

California Proposition 65 (Prop 65) is a consumer “right-to-know law”. Unless exempted, businesses may not expose individuals to a listed chemical without first giving a “clear and reasonable warning” (a Prop 65 warning), nor discharge a listed chemical into sources of drinking water. 

The Act lists more than 900 chemicals “known to the state to cause cancer, birth defects or other reproductive toxicity”. This list is updated at least annually. Prop 65 affects all consumer products sold or distributed in California, including textiles, footwear, hard goods, DIY products, toys, juvenile products, stationery, electrical/electronic items and more. 

Service Scope

In the US market, the FDA deauthorized the use of BPA for baby bottles, sipping cups, and epoxy resin packaging for infant formulas. Additionally, around 15 US states also have their own laws restricting the use of BPA, mainly in food contact materials intended for children.

Since Q4 of 2021, over 50 claims had been reported in California in relation to BPA content found in different products.

From now until November 30th, 2022, 2 (two) promotional offers are available to help stakeholders to determine whether Prop 65 listed chemicals are present in your Bottles, Kitchenware, and Food Containers and advise you on strategies for Prop 65 compliance.

1. FULL TESTING APPROACH (Total BPA content on 1 sample)
No. of Test ComponentsPromotional Offer
1-3HKD 450 per component
4-9HKD 400 per component
>10HKD 365 per component
2. HIGH-RISK SCREENING APPROACH (Based on our SGS database, SGS strategically selects up to 3 high-risk materials for testing, which aims to suit the applicant’s risk control / selected material verification claim)
No. of Test ComponentsPromotional Offer
1-3HKD 450 per component

To request a quotation, please fill in the below form.  Our dedicated Customer Service team will revert within 1 working day.

Test Plan

Sample Size
1 Complete Sample or 5 grams of materials (additional components may be required after reviewing the actual sample) 
It will be advised in the order confirmation email upon purchase

Turnaround Time (working days)
7 Days (Regular Service)

Remarks

Only applicable test items will be conducted on selected product nature and destination market. Detailed test item list will be included in order confirmation email to upon order purchase. 

Turnaround time (TAT) and service price are subject to the content specified in the service scope and feature. Failure to provide test-ready samples or application documents would cause a longer period of TAT.

StrengthS & benefits


Regulatory Experts
Ensure your product compliance to specific countries requirement


Global Network
Provide worldwide coverage and access to all key locations & markets

Order flow

1. Request A Quote

Complete the form to get an initial quote online

2. Confirm Quote

Confirm test and product details to finalize the quote

3. Arrange Payment

Confirm test and product details to finalize the quote

4. Send Sample

Send the sample with the printed form

5. Receive Report

Receive our test report by email

FAQs

You can submit quote request by completing the form to get an initial quote or reply within 1 working day.

It is not necessary to create an account for quote request, you can complete the form to submit quote request to us.

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”.

Step 1 – Arrange T/T payment through your preferred bank

Step 2 – Send payment receipt to your dedicated specialist in the acknowledgment email

Step 3 – Your payment will be verified within 2 working days

Step 4 – Confirmation email with service details will be sent upon payment verification

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 a quality or service delivery issue.

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