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Indonesia’s Top Industry Body Appoints TUV Rheinland to Test Toys

Posted by TUV Rheinland Asia Pacific on Aug 22, 2017 12:00:00 PM

Ministry of Industry sanctions TÜV Rheinland Indonesia’s Toys Laboratory to conduct comprehensive testing and certify designs to the national SNI standard

The leading independent international provider of technical services for testing, inspection, certification, consultation and training, TUV Rheinland, has been authorized by the Indonesian Ministry of Industry to test and certify toy products to the country’s national SNI standard.

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Topics: Products

Entering New Era of a Global Competitive Tourism Industry

Posted by TUV Rheinland Asia Pacific on Aug 22, 2017 10:04:11 AM

Unprecedented growth is expected in the tourism sector in coming decades. The tourism industry has emerged as one of the fastest growing with a tremendous impact on local, national and global economies. Its industry offerings include a variety of products and activities (or sectors), including but not limited to: accommodation, food and beverage, business services and leisure . Tourism plays a substantial direct or indirect role in most national economies and its importance is widely recognized by governments, international agencies and local communities. 

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Topics: tourism

IT Product Sustainability Certification - TCO Certification

Posted by TUV Rheinland Asia Pacific on Aug 16, 2017 4:32:17 PM

I wonder if anyone reading this blog has ever looked at the environmental labels found on home appliances, cars, and the like. I think many people are aware of environmental labels, due to an interest in environmental issues such as Co2 reduction and recycling, but also attempt to reduce their own running costs of home appliances and cars. Some people also factor them into their comparative purchasing of products.

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Topics: Product Certification

TÜV Rheinland paves the way for “mirrorless cars”

Posted by TUV Rheinland Asia Pacific on Aug 15, 2017 10:00:00 AM

TÜV Rheinland Japan becomes the first company in TUV Rheinland Group to help win component approval for an automobile onboard camera-monitor system under amended UN-R46 04 regulations

TÜV Rheinland has helped one of its customers win component approval for an onboard camera-monitor system (Class I*) under the amended UN UN-R46 04 regulations that took effect on June 18, 2016. The changes, which allow a camera-monitor system to provide a rear field of view to driver, in place of the conventional door mounted and interior rear-view mirrors, make it possible for auto makers to produce safe and sleek-looking mirrorless cars.

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Topics: mobility

Cybersecurity risks in Healthcare are as real as virus in hospitals

Posted by TUV Rheinland Asia Pacific on Aug 14, 2017 11:23:44 AM

In the last few years we have seen breakthroughs in the IT industry, innovations in medical devices, and software that has brought in a paradigm shift in the healthcare services sector. These technological advancements and healthcare IT solutions promise a brighter, healthier future for mankind. It has become inevitable that, today’s healthcare stays in pace with the current technological developments in the field. Today's hospital is already equipped with advanced gadgets and powerful digital technology and tomorrow will have a much more effective healthcare technology. These advancements provide doctors with crucial data points to take critical as well as effective decisions, which ultimately improve quality of treatment and overall experience of the patient.

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Topics: medical, cybersecurity

OSHA Approves TÜV Rheinland Laboratories

Posted by TUV Rheinland Asia Pacific on Aug 10, 2017 2:49:18 PM

The United States Department of Labour’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has approved TÜV Rheinland’s laboratories in Cologne and Yokohama as recognized sites under the OSHA Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL) Program. This is an important step in offering customers the perfect service for the US market.

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Topics: Products

TÜV Rheinland wins a string of new SNI safety certifications from Indonesia’s Ministry of Industry

Posted by TUV Rheinland Asia Pacific on Aug 3, 2017 4:00:00 PM

Independent technical services leader now authorized to test safety shoes, primary batteries and toilet seats

TÜV Rheinland, a global leader in independent technical services, has been appointed by Indonesia’s Ministry of Industry to provide three new Indonesia National Standard (SNI) certifications covering safety shoes, primary batteries and toilet seats. The recognition of TÜV Rheinland by Indonesian National Accreditation body (KAN) will support the government’s efforts to ensure product quality and protect the safety of customers.

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Topics: Products

TÜV Rheinland Japan acquires JIS Q 17020:2012 (ISO/IEC17020:2012) accreditation for factory inspection services to manufacturers of home appliance and electrical products

Posted by TUV Rheinland Asia Pacific on Aug 2, 2017 10:00:00 AM

TÜV Rheinland Japan has been accredited by Japan Accreditation Board (JAB) on March 28, 2017, in accordance with JIS Q 17020:2012 (ISO/IEC 17020:2012) to provide factory inspection services to manufacturers of home appliance and electrical products. A ceremony was held at the TÜV Rheinland Japan Head Office in June 2017 to mark the granting of accreditation.

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Topics: Products

Indonesia will implement SNI on lubricants (SNI 7609.1:2012) mandatorily in 2017

Posted by TUV Rheinland Asia Pacific on Jul 27, 2017 10:34:15 AM

Data from the Ministry of Industry shows no less than 22 manufacturers of lubricants operating in Indonesia. However, when viewed from various variants of lubricant products and brands available in the market, there are 200 companies on the list.

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Topics: indonesia, automotive

For A Sustainable Future…

Posted by TUV Rheinland Asia Pacific on Jul 20, 2017 10:40:27 AM

Energy efficiency is actually improving old technology products to consume less energy and have better performance. Basically energy efficiency is using less energy to provide same service.

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Topics: energy, energy efficiency