Umbrella Test Package
Umbrella Test Package
In general, there is not much mandatory testing for umbrellas but chemical testing only. However, the quality range is board and many of the umbrellas with poor performance are broken in different situations such as under strong wind. Therefore, SGS has designed a series of performance testing to secure the quality of your product.
Here are the related Chemical mandatory testing for compliance. The test will be conducted in compliance with the following standards
- EU REACH Regulation
- Azo Dye
- Dimethyl Fumarate (DMFu)
- US Regulation
- Prop 65 Court case
In addition, the following tests will be required as minimum requirements.
- Resistance to Corrosion (Applicable to outdoor use items with metal part)
- Resistance to Corrosion (Upon requested for indoor use items with metal part)
- Colorfastness to Light
- Colorfastness to Water
Advanced quality performance is suggested to show the high performance of the umbrellas which can benchmark against the general market.
- Cyclic Durability of Rotating / Moving Components
- Rib Strength
- Handle Strength
- Wind-Resistance Test
- Water Penetration by WIRA Shower
- Effects of Humidity
It will be advised in order confirmation email upon purchase
Turnaround Time (working days)
7 – 9 Days
Here are the testing SGS recommended for chemical regulatory compliance and performance testing
|Standard / Regulation||Content|
|EU REACH Regulation||Major chemical related regulation in the market according to EU regulation|
|Prop 65 Court Case (US California)||Chemical testing according to US California Proposition 65. Specific court case will be selected.|
|Resistance to Corrosion||To determine the corrosion under a high temperature and humidity condition|
|Colorfastness to Light / Water||To determine the color changes after an exposure to light and water individually|
|Cyclic Durability of Rotating / Moving Components Rib Strength Handle Strength Wind-resistance Test Water penetration by WIRA Shower Effects of Humidity||A series of testing to show the quality of the umbrella based on its functionality and mechanical strength|
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. If the battery is included, additional battery requirements shall be arranged.
Strengths & benefits
Ensure your product compliance to specific countries’ requirements
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 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.