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July 28, 2021

Reminder: The Latest Electronic Toys Standards EN IEC 62115:2020 and The Amendment A11:2020

On May 31, 2021, the latest electric toys standards EN IEC 62115:2020 and the amendment A11:2020 were published in the Official Journal of the European Union (OJEU). The date of withdrawal of the curr...
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The Ultimate Guide to Preventive Quality Management

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July 28, 2021

Double Duty: Meeting Complex Market Destination Compliance And Rising Consumer Expectations

All brands and retailers are obligated to ensure their products are compliant with market destination standards and regulations, but this is easier said than done. Regulations are constantly changing ...
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July 26, 2021

COVID-19: Global Summary of Operating Countries

Access our update of local operating status by country.  Please note that the overview will be updated if there is a change of status in any of the countries covered. 
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May 31, 2021

Sustainability webinar series

Sustainability is the key to the future and has become a priority topic for many household goods and toy companies. To help you deepen your knowledge and continue building a more sustainable supply ch...
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April 29, 2021

API Sustainability webinars: 'Carbon footprint in the household goods and toys industries'

Join our upcoming webinar: ‘Carbon footprint in the household goods and toys industries.’
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March 31, 2021

API, speaker at ICPHSO: Sharing some of the best practices on the ground by leading brands and retailers

API participated as a speaker at the ICPHSO (International Consumer Product Health and Safety Organization) 2021 Annual Virtual Meeting and Symposium last month. We had the opportunity to share some o...
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March 31, 2021

Introducing our new Integrity and Product Compliance Platform: I-TCF

Brands and retailers globally are obligated to ensure their products are compliant with market destination standards and regulations. However, many factors make ensuring compliance a tricky task, incl...
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February 24, 2021

API to share industry expertise at the ICPHSO 2021 Annual Symposium

API will address the ‘new normal’ and share technical insights and expertise at the ICPHSO (International Consumer Product Health and Safety Organization) 2021 Annual Virtual Meeting and Symposium.
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December 23, 2020

SCIP database for SVHC declarations – commencing January 5

From January 5, 2021, the new SCIP database – the Substances of Concern In articles as such or in complex objects (Products) – will come into force. Established under the Waste Framework Directive (WF...
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November 27, 2020

Regulatory Updates Reminder: Amendment to European Plastic Food Contact Regulation No. 10/2011

As per the updates on the Regulation (EU) 2020/1245 in September 2020, the European Union introduced amendments in Regulation (EU) No. 10.2011 on plastic materials and articles intended to come into c...
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