Testing and Certification (T&C) Laboratory gained the HOKLAS accreditation

Testing and Certification (T&C) Laboratory gained the HOKLAS accreditation

 

The Open University of Hong Kong – School of Science and Technology – Testing and Certification (T&C) Laboratory was established in 2014 and follows the ISO/IEC 17025 Laboratory Management System Standards to manage the laboratory operation. The laboratory gained the HOKLAS accreditation with reference to the latest version of ISO/IEC 17025: 2017. The work was partially supported by a grant from the Research Grants Council of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China (UGC/IDS16/16).

The scope of accreditation covers both physical and mechanical tests and flammability test in Toys and Children’s Products. Therefore the laboratory is also appointed to be an approved laboratory for the purpose of the Toys and Children’s Products Safety Ordinance (TCPSO), Laws of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR).

Scope of accreditation: https://www.itc.gov.hk/en/quality/hkas/doc/scopes/285.pdf