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Supply Chain Mapping: everything you need to know

The global supply chain is currently undergoing frequent disruptions and uncertainties due to various factors such as changes in the geopolitical landscape, disturbances in major trade routes across the world, and climate change policies. These challenges are posing significant risks and pressures on businesses, making it imperative for them to improve their supply chain visibility,… Continue reading Supply Chain Mapping: everything you need to know

EU – ECHA Adds 5 SVHC to the Candidate List

The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) recently updated its Candidate List of substances of very high concern (SVHC) by adding 5 new chemicals on January 23, 2024. With this addition, the current list now comprises 240 substances.   Additionally, the ECHA has revised the existing Candidate List entry for dibutyl phthalate. The update includes information about… Continue reading EU – ECHA Adds 5 SVHC to the Candidate List

Avoid greenwashing with the accredited rPET test

Today, polyester accounts for around 52% of the fibres used in textile and apparel products, with many brands and retailers turning to recycled polyester (rPET) as a replacement to support their sustainability initiatives. However, it’s become crucial to substantiate your rPET claims to maintain customer trust and fulfil regulation requirements.   Despite the growing demand… Continue reading Avoid greenwashing with the accredited rPET test

SgT At 2024 ICPHSO Annual Meeting and Training Symposium

SgT is excited to be participating at 2024 ICPHSO Annual Meeting and Training Symposium. The symposium will take place on February 19-22, 2024 in Orlando. The 4-day Symposium provides opportunities for global product safety professionals to learn about and discuss relevant product safety issues, and further enhance the safety of consumer products throughout the world.… Continue reading SgT At 2024 ICPHSO Annual Meeting and Training Symposium

SgT’s Quality Solutions – AAFA 2024

SgT’s Quality Solutions – AAFA 2024 SgT, the Textile Quality Experts SgT are the textile quality experts of the WORMS SAFETY Alliance, the first global alliance of safety and quality management specialists. Founded in 1990, SgT is a world leader in quality management solutions specializing in textiles and apparel (garments, footwear, bags and accessories). From raw… Continue reading SgT’s Quality Solutions – AAFA 2024

Verify Product Compliance with SgT’s TCF solution

Brands and retailers must ensure their products comply with market destination standards and regulations. However, consolidating compliance documents can be a challenging task. Many factors weigh in the complex job of ensuring compliance: Stricter regulation and the complexity of the regulation Increased specific product safety obligations for providers of online marketplaces Reinforced product traceability requirements… Continue reading Verify Product Compliance with SgT’s TCF solution

SgT at AAFA 2024 Product Safety & Compliance Seminar

SgT will be part of the American Apparel and Footwear Association (AAFA) 2024 Product Safety & Compliance Seminar. The seminar will take place on February 14-15, 2024 in Long Beach, CA.   Event Descriptions: Product safety, quality, and compliance have grown more complex across the supply chain as new materials and innovation are incorporated into… Continue reading SgT at AAFA 2024 Product Safety & Compliance Seminar

SgT At 2023 ICPHSO International Symposium

SgT At 2023 ICPHSO International Symposium

SgT is excited to be participating at 2023 ICPHSO International Symposium, Celebrating 30 Years of Global Collaboration. The symposium will take place on October 26-27, 2023 in Almhult, Sweden. The 2-day Symposium hosted by Ikea provides opportunities for global product safety professionals to learn, network and discuss relevant product safety issues, and further enhance the… Continue reading SgT At 2023 ICPHSO International Symposium

Free Online Higg FEM 4.0 Training

The Higg Facility Environmental Module (Higg FEM) is a sustainability assessment tool to inform manufacturers, brands, and retailers about the environmental performance of their individual facilities, empowering them to scale sustainability improvements.   The next version of the Higg FEM (Higg FEM 4.0) will be officially released in the coming months. To prepare yourself for… Continue reading Free Online Higg FEM 4.0 Training

SgT At 2023 ICPHSO Annual Meeting and Training Symposium

SgT is excited to be participating at 2023 ICPHSO Annual Meeting and Training Symposium. The symposium will take place on February 20-23, 2023 in Orlando. The 4-day Symposium provides opportunities for global product safety professionals to learn about and discuss relevant product safety issues, and further enhance the safety of consumer products throughout the world.… Continue reading SgT At 2023 ICPHSO Annual Meeting and Training Symposium