CSA International, a leading certification and testing organization, has opened its first China laboratory in the Guangzhou Hi-Tech Industrial Development Zone.
The new, state-of-the-art facility will enable customers to test and certify their products locally and obtain the relevant CSA International certification marks for exporting their products into the North American market and worldwide.
The lab covers 3,000 sq m, and is equipped with the some of the most advanced equipment with testing stations for gas, plumbing and electrical products, and safety footwear in the industry. In total, there are several hundred types of advanced product testing within the laboratory.
Testing of gas equipment includes barbeque grills, patio heaters, outdoor gas fireplaces, camp stoves and camp lights. Plumbing products testing includes items such as ceramic, porcelain-enamelled steel, stainless steel and plastic plumbing fixtures and fittings.
Testing of electrical goods includes IT and AV appliances, luminaries and decorative lightings, household cooking appliances, motor-operated appliances, fans and ventilators, tools and wiring devices.