Toys and Children Products

J.S. Hamilton Poland S.A. laboratory provides comprehensive testing services on toys and children’s products.


  • Toys safety testing in compliance with standards harmonized in Directive 2009/48/EC (Toys Safety Directive) and other standards:
  • PN-EN 71-1 – mechanical and physical properties
  • PN-EN 71-2 – flammability
  • PN-EN 71-3 – chemical migration limits in toys and childcare items (aluminum, antimony, arsenic, barium, boron, cadmium, chromium(III), chromium(IV), cobalt, copper, lead, manganese, mercury, mercury, nickel, selenium, strontium, tin, organic tin, zinc)
  • PN-EN 71-8 – activity toys for domestic use
  • PN-EN 71-9, 10 and 11 – organic chemical compounds such; content of dyes, formaldehyde and migration analyis of monomers, preservatives, wood and plasticizers
  • Determination of dangerous substances (phthalates, primary aromatic amines, azodyes,  polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons) in toys and childcare products according to Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH).
  • PN-EN 1400-3, PN-EN 14372, PN-EN 12586, PN-EN 1930 – chemical analysis like: determination of volatile substances content and migration analysis of antioxidants, bisphenol A (BPA) and formaldehyde.
  • Overall migration analysis according to PN-EN 1186 series of standards and specific migratiin analysis according to requirements of PN-EN 13130 series of standards
  • Determination of mercury, cadmium, lead, chromium VI, polybrominated biphenyls (PBB) and polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDE) content in compliance with Directive 2011/65/EU (ROHS).