Accreditations & Certifications

HQTS-QAI holds various international accreditations and certifications to test against all major marketing standards and regulations. We also hold committee and board seats on some of these standards bodies. We are also members of various trade associations and organizations. This helps HQTS-QAI customers and staff to stay on the leading edge of both industry and technology developments related to the testing of a broad range of consumer goods.

The Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine of the People’s Republic of China (AQSIQ) is a ministerial administrative group directly under the State Council of the People’s Republic of China in charge of national quality, metrology, entry-exit commodity inspection, entry-exit health quarantine, entry-exit animal and plant quarantine, import-export food safety, certification and accreditation, standardization, as well as administrative law-enforcement.

China Metrology Accreditation (CMA) is a mandatory accreditation system designed to assess the metrology capabilities of testing or calibration laboratories that will test products being sold into the Chinese market.  This accreditation allows HQTS-QAI to issue test reports and certificates bearing the CMA mark, which verifies that the tested products conform to China’s mandatory quality and safety standards.  Test reports bearing the CMA mark are accepted as legal documents in China.

China National Accreditation Service for Conformity Assessment (CNAS) is the national accreditation body of China responsible for the accreditation of certification bodies, laboratories and inspection bodies, which is established under the approval of the Certification and Accreditation Administration of the People’s Republic of China (CNCA) and authorized by CNCA in accordance with the Regulations of the People’s Republic of China on Certification and Accreditation.

The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is an independent agency of the United States government. he CPSC regulates the sale and manufacture of more than 15,000 different consumer products, from cribs to all-terrain vehicles. Its mission is to establish and regulate safety requirements for consumer products, issuing recalls of products already on the market, and researching potential hazards associated with consumer products.

The International Safe Transit Association (ISTA) is an organization focused on the specific concerns of transport packaging. As a nonprofit, member-driven association, it sets the standards for optimizing the resources in packages that are designed to be survivable, sustainable and successful. Worldwide, ISTA is the most trusted, knowledgeable and respected authority in predictive package-performance testing helping its members develop more effective packaging. HQTSD-QAI is proud to be a board member of ISTA China.

With HQTS-QAI, you benefit from the skills and expertise of the industry’s foremost leaders, veteran engineers and award winning 80,000sf facility centrally located in Hangzhou China. Our personalized approach to delivering fast, accurate, and reasonably priced results has established HQTS-QAI as one of the most respected labs in China.