Make sure you check out the brand new Laboratory at The Birmingham Assay Office website www.thelaboratory.co.uk to find out all about the latest jewellery, accessories, textiles and leather regulations, read about the huge variety and range of tests on offer, meet the experts behind the testing and request a quotation or get some help with any testing questions you may have.
Dodgy dyes? Feeble colour fastness? Afraid of Formaldehyde? The Laboratory has been testing more than just metal for some time and you can now read all about the accessories, textiles, and leather testing that goes on in our state of the art laboratory.
UKAS accredited testing with fast turnaround times – To find out more make sure you visit the Accessories, Textiles, and Leather page.
The last year has seen the introduction of REACH regulations and with it changes to the laws that affect the use of Nickel, Lead, and Cadmium in jewellery articles in Europe.
To find out more and view the latest legislation updates visit the Latest Legislation page and make sure you check out the Nickel, Lead, and Cadmium sections too.
Have a look at the new Meet The Experts section, where you will find even more information on a variety of different subjects. Each article has been written by one of the Laboratory’s experts and may well teach you a new thing or two!
Got testing queries? Need a quotation? Go to www.thelaboratory.co.uk and get browsing!