Product Testing and Certification

Efficiency and No-Load Power Consumption

The latest eco-design requirements for external power supplies are laid down in Commission Regulation (EU) 2019/1782 regarding the efficiency and no-load power consumption that repeals Commission Regulation EU 278/2009. The lat...

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New RoHS Requirements for Electrical and Electronic Equipment for Saudi Arabia

A new Technical Regulation on the restriction of hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment (RoHS) has recently been introduced by Saudi Standards, Metrology and Quality Organization (SASO). This regulation applies to the ...

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IEC 61326-2-6: In vitro diagnostic (IVD) medical equipment – EMC requirements

We would like to inform you of the new edition of the standard that covers EMC testing of in-vitro (IVD) medical equipment – IEC 61326-2-6:2020. Newer versions of standards usually introduce minor changes to the already established and accepted te...

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The safety of medical devices

At SIQ, we started testing the safety of medical devices 25 years ago, mainly led by the desire to help Slovenian manufacturers place their innovative medical products on the Slovenian and international market. In 2005, a new c...

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IEC/EN 61010-1 + A1 – Measurement, Control, and Laboratory use

Mid of next year, amendment A1 to EN 61010-1 will become mandatory. Though issued some time ago and already widely used at SIQ, we would like to notify our partners that this amendment will be mandatory in the EU as of 30th May 20...

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