Chemical Testing

Cosmetics & Personal Care Products

Cosmetics are substances or products used to enhance or alter the appearance or fragrance of the body. Personal care  is the industry which manufactures consumer products used in personal hygiene and for beautification. Cosmetics & personal care products are subject to significant personal and market risk where issues of ethics and quality control can significantly influence buying decisions and market acceptance.

We help you verify your cosmetics and personal care products’ compliance against the requirements of applicable regulations and other relevant legislation, including China Safety and Technical Standards for Cosmetics (2015), China QB Standards, EC No.1223/2009 Cosmetic Regulation EC No.1223/2009, EU REACH, U.S. FDA 21 CFR, etc. We can also verify the compliance of your products and manufacturing processes against various social and environmental standards.

Major testing items:

  • Microorganism testing items: aerobic bacterial count, mould, yeast, thermotoletant coliform bacteria, staphylococcus aureus, pseudomonas aeruginosa, etc.
  • Hygienic and chemical testing items: heavy metals (Hg, As, Pb, Cd), methyl alcohol, pH value, a-oxyacid, sun-screening agent, anti-dangdruff agent, asbestos, etc.
  • Toxicology testing items: Acute skin irritation test, multiple skin irritation test, etc.
  • Filing application for China Domestic Non-special Use Cosmetics


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    HQTS is pleased to announce we will exhibit at the HOTELEX Shanghai. We invite you to drop by and learn more about how HQTS can help you meet your quality assurance goals. We can be found at booth E2A33.


    HOTELEX is a series of leading hospitality equipment, supplies and fine food trade fairs China, held in the cities of Shanghai, Beijing, Chengdu and Guangzhou.

    HOTELEX Shanghai covers the entire hospitality and catering value chain from Catering Equipment Supply, Tableware,to Food and Beverage … Continue reading “HOTELEX Shanghai”


  • HQTS Tests Children’s Erasures

    March 15 marks World Consumer Rights Day, which raises awareness aboutproduct safety. In support of this day, HQTS cooperated with China Fujian TV Station (FJTV-1 Helping Group) to carry out testing for erasersused by children. The goal is to discover any potential health risk, and to protect child safety during the use of this product. Eight  …Continue reading

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