CTI-CEM

CTI-CEM International Ltd is an EU Notified Body (No. 2845) providing accredited third party conformity assessment services to the applicable EU directives and standards. The company is affiliated with a team of experts, based in various countries and regions in the world, who have years of experience in different EU directives. This allows us to provide a one-stop solution for clients of all types and sizes throughout the world to the EU legislative requirements, in particular,

SAFETY ALERT

An overview of notifications by product category and type of risk. This safety alert covers notifications between the 30th of August 2014 and the 12th of September 2014. It should be noted that some products presenting more than one risk. Download the flyer here.

GERMANY HAS REVISED THE PAHS REQUIREMENT WITHIN THE GS-MARK

The Committee on Product Safety (AfPs) adopted a new polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) document on 4th of August 2014, which is taken into account within the GS mark certification. The PAHs requirements are largely revised.New requirements will apply from 1st of July 2015 and replace the previously valid PAHs-document (ZEK 01.4-08).Link to the new PAHs document: Main Amendments New

WHY IS ASBESTOS STILL BEING USED IN NEW SHIPS?

On 28 September 2014 CTI (Centre Testing International) an internationally accredited asbestos ship survey company, held a seminar at DNV’s Shanghai’s headquarters for 20 senior new build field surveyors, DNV flew their surveyors to the seminar from all areas of China, so they could attend this important seminar. John Chillingworth, CTI Marines Senior Vice President,