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Sigillum Knowledge Solutions launches a new advisory service focused on security in children’s clothing

The fashion industry, one of the economic drivers of Galicia and its main export sector, is at a time of great challenges. Among them the globalization of the market, e-commerce, and an increasing social awareness about sustainability and transparency. To all this we must add another factor that enlarges difficulty in addressing the internationalization process:…

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The risk of mislabeling of consumer chemicals

Numerous products that we use in our daily lives such as cleaning products, detergents, candles, air fresheners, etc., contain chemical substances that may pose a health risk, so they are subject to a strict regulation that includes, among other issues, a correct labeling with the necessary information to protect consumers (eg information on the dangers…

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The EU Expert Working Group of Food Contcat Materials warns about plastics containing bamboo and other similar constituents

  In recent years there has been an increase in thecommercialization of plastic articles to whichbamboo or other “natural” substances are added. For example, tableware or kitchenware whose maincomponent is plastic – melamine in many cases – butwhich contain some of these natural fibers and are presented as sustainable, natural or even 100% bamboo, when…

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The claims in cosmetic products to debate

From Sigillum Knowledge Solutions we follow this debate with attention with the aim of offering the best accompaniment to our clients in their search for innovative products that comply with all applicable legislation.   More info: http://www.e-seqc.org/formacion/claim-or-not-claim-debates-en-beauty-cosmetics https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/PDF/?uri=CELEX:32013R0655&from=DE The past June 27 took place in Barcelona the sesion To claim or not to claim, organized…

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Sigillum Knowledge Solutions participates in ITMA, one of the most important textile fairs worldwide

Sigillum Knowledge Solutions participates in ITMA, one of the most important textile fairs worldwide Between the 20th and the 26th of June ITMA is held in Barcelona, one of the most important textile fairs in the world, where more than 120,000 visitors from around 150 countries gather. ITMA brings together all the technological sectors related…

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USA intensifies controls on children’s furniture

Accidents due to the overturning of chests of drawers, drawers or shelves are unfortunately common and every year there are cases where the most affected are children, often with fatal consequences. In the European market there is no specific regulation for this type of furniture items, but voluntary regulation. Thus, in Europe these products are…

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