The Vartest Compliance Testing division serves many industries which
are required to conform to Federal, State and other specifications.
Vartest is accredited by the CPSIA as an independent Third Party Laboratory
and meet all the requirements of the Federal Trade Commission for Fiber
identification, care labeling etc. The lab performs in-house the entire
protocol of tests for high visibility protective clothing listed in the
American National Standard ANSI-107 & 207 documents and the
European, Canadian and Australian equivalents . A wide range of
children's products such as toys, apparel, and jewelry are tested for
conformity to the improvement act.
Vartest is entirely independent, nationally and
internationally accredited organization having no commercial
connections with manufacturers, processors, converters, distributors or
traders. Vartest performs high caliber tests, evaluations
and services with complete objectivity, impartiality and
Nine laboratory sections cover the wide
range of ASTM and AATCC test methods and industry standards including
fiber identification and content, physical and chemical testing,
colormetrics, biometrics, photometrics and flammability. Routine
maintenance and scheduled calibration of instruments and equipment
along with continual employee training ensures consistently accurate
Their well-trained, qualified and experienced
staff of technologists and technicians apply consistent attention to
and follow-up on client's day-to-day requirements plus long-term
continuity and assessments of product quality and potential problem
areas. Vartest is accredited by several major retailers.
applied are those established by AATCC, ASTM, ANSI, IMO, The Federal
Standard 191 ISO, BSI, JIS, DIN and other industry recognized
Vartest is accredited by the American Association for Lab Accreditation / ISO17025.
range of standard and fast track services are available. Most test
reports are supplied by secure email and include color sample graphics.