The Northern Testhouse (Leicester) Ltd

Top Quality Toy Safety, Homeware, Kitchenware & Ceramicware Testing Specialists

WELCOME TO THE NORTHERN TESTHOUSE (LEICESTER) LTD

YOUR EXPERTS IN PRODUCT SAFETY.

If you have not heard or met us before, we like to take this opportunity to introduce to you The Northern Testhouse (Leicester) Ltd.

Toy Safety is crucial! Children’s safety is vital for every toy company to ensure children’s safety and protect company reputation.

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SPECIALISTS IN ENSURING THE SAFETY OF CHILDREN’S TOYS

IN ACCORDANCE WITH EU DIRECTIVES

The Northern Testhouse (Leicester) Ltd, with its laboratory located in Scraptoft, Leicester, specialises in the safety testing of toys and children’s products. This is a specialised process to ensure toys and children’s products etc comply with relevant EU Directives such as the General Product Safety Directive 2001/95EC, Toy Safety Directive 2009/48EC, enacted in the UK as the Toys (Safety) Regulations 2011.

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OUR CLIENTS ARE THE HEART OF OUR BUSINESS

FAST, EFFICIENT EXPERT ADVICE

We take pride in the fast responsive testing and expert technical advice we regularly provide to all our clients no matter how large or small they are, who we passionately believe are at the heart of our business.

If you have yet to discover The Northern Testhouse (Leicester) Ltd, than you are in for a surprise.

WHAT WE OFFER

Toys

  • EN71 Parts 1, 2 & 3
  • ASTM F963 & Total Lead
  • ISO8124 Part 3

Ceramic / Glassware

  • BS6748
  • ASTM C736-94
  • ASTM C927-2009

Child Care Articles

  • EN14350
  • EN14372
  • EN12586

Art

  • BS7272 Parts 1 & 2
  • EN71 Parts 1, 2 & 3

REACH Regulations

  • Total Cadmium
  • Banned / Restricted Phthalates

Materials and Articles in Food Contact with Food (MACF)

  • Overall migration (Commission regulations 10/2011EU & 1935/2004EU)
  • Specific metal release
  • Restricted Phthalates
  • Formaldehyde Release from Melamine ware (Commission regulations 284/2011EU

Children’s Products

Typical products test are:

  • Lunch Bags
  • Backpacks
  • Pencil Cases
  • School Stationery Sets
  • School Stationery Sets
  • Boots

UKAS accredited, Lab Number 2579.

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DELIVER YOUR PRODUCT CONFIDENTLY TO MARKET

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CLIENTS THAT TRUST US

  • Kingfisher Bonnington Plastics
  • My London Girl
  • Atlas Flowers
  • Dexam
  • Amscan
  • Denby
  • DKB
  • Travis Design

some of our clients that trust us, be sure to be one of them