Australian Consumers' Association

Site

Test Research

CHOICE Test Research

Accreditation No.

3601

Site No.

3594

Date of Accreditation

13 Aug 1992

Address

57 Carrington Road
Marrickville, NSW 2204
Australia

testresearch.com.au

Contact

Mr Chris Barnes P: +61 (02) 95773304

Availability

Services conditionally available to external clients

Scope of Accreditation

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Manufactured Goods

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Evaluation of products for infants and children Baby dummies Bite endurance for rubber components; Compressive strength; Impact resistance; Protrusion - Distance; Sample preparation and conditioning; Shield rigidity and size; Tear resistance; Tensile force Not applicable

AS 2432:2015 (excluding clause 4 and appendix A)

Cots Dropside load; Durability; Entrapment; Impact resistance; Load; Projections and gaps; Security; Small parts; Strength Not applicable

AS/NZS 2172:2003 and 2013; AS/NZS 2195:1999 and 2010(excluding Clause 10.21 (mattress and base deflection test) and excluding Appendix Q)

Firmness of infant sleep surfaces; Indentation measurement of infant sleep surfaces Not applicable

AS/NZS 8811.1:2013

Highchairs Determination of crotch restraint location; Stability overload; Strength of restraints and attachments Not applicable

AS 4684

Prams and strollers Durability; Efficiency; Head barrier and foot opening probe evaluation; Projections and gaps; Removability of projections; Sharp edges; Sharp points; Small parts; Stability overload; Strength of restraints and attachments Not applicable

AS/NZS 2088:2000 and 2013

Toys Abuse - Compression evaluation; Abuse - Drop evaluation; Abuse - Dynamic strength for wheeled ride-on toys; Abuse - Flexure evaluation; Abuse - Tension evaluation; Abuse - Tip over evaluation; Abuse - Torque evaluation; Accessibility of parts or components; Brake performance for ride-on toys; Brake performance for toy bicycles; Closures and toy chest lids; Cords - Thickness; Free wheeling facility; Impact resistance; Leakage of liquid filled toys; Magnets - Impact evaluation; Magnets - Magnetic flux index; Magnets - Tension evaluation; Pompoms dimensional compliance; Pre-school play figures dimensional compliance; Projectiles - Kinetic energy; Shape and size; Sharp edges; Sharp points; Small balls; Small parts; Sound pressure level; Speed of electrically driven ride-on toys; Stability overload; Temperature; Thickness of plastic film and sheeting; Toy scooters - Brake performance; Toy scooters - Separation of handle bar; Toy scooters - Static strength; Toy scooters - Strength of steering tubes; Washability Not applicable

AS/NZS ISO 8124.1:2002 and 2013 excluding clause 5.20 (Durability of mouth actuated toys) and excluding clause 5.25 (Determination of sound pressure levels);  

AS/NZS ISO 8124.1:2010 clauses 5.2, 5.31
AS/NZS ISO 8124.1: 2019 excluding clause 5.20 (Durability of mouth actuated toys) and excluding clause 5.25 (Determination of sound pressure levels);
ASTM F963 Clauses 4.21, 4.38, 8.5, 8.9
EN 71.1:2014 Clauses 4.11(e), 4.17 (modified), 4.23

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