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Laboratory Testing By QA International

As an importer you are the legal manufacturer of record in the USA and are ultimately responsible for proving that your products comply with any and all safety regulations that are imposed on your products. As an overseas manufacturer selling to the USA, Canada, Europe or other western countries you should be aware of the regulations that apply to your products for each point of sale country and implement programs to ensure your final product complies with these regulations.

New regulations require that you understand these regulations, how and where your products are made and ensure that there is clear evidence that your products comply through a reasonable testing program incorporating representative sampling and testing of components, materials or final products.

As owners of our own state-of-the-art CPSC Approved Testing Laboratory (Lab ID 1041 HQTS-QAI), QAI can work with you at every step of the way to help make sure you understand what regulations apply to your products and to following the supply chain from conception to delivery. Whether it is Hazardous and Toxic Chemicals Analyses, Textile and Apparel; Toy properties or Flammability Testing, QAI can help ensure that you and your supply chain have the controls in place you need to protect the consumer and your company.

By having our own laboratory, QAI is able to ensure you with trusted and qualified results. We choose and educate employees to adhere to a very strict Code of Conduct and our laboratory is accredited to ISO17025. In addition, we are also accredited to the Chinese Metrology Association CMA in case you are selling or want to sell to China.

With over 20 years of experience in international trade, QAI understands the risks and games that can play out against the buyer. You need a strong partner that understands the realities of international supply chains to help manage and control your compliance needs. Come visit our lab in beautiful Hangzhou. Our owners, managers and technicians are constantly looking for new partners and new ways to improve and stay ahead of the curve for our clients.

Fast, reliable Lab Results

We realize time is money, especially in international trade. You need answers to keep your schedules on track. To help, our lab will deliver your test results in as little as three days for almost all tests. Our goal is to get you reliable facts as fast possible.

Trustworthy Partner

Keeping the consumer safe requires a partnership with your supply chain. Your company’s reputation and your job is on the line so you need reliable facts to make your decisions. QAI understands how important integrity and trust is in a business relationship. Our employees follow and enjoy a strict Code of Ethics making sure nothing is compromised.

Reasonable Testing Program (RTP) Management

Our laboratory operates with integrity and experience. We give our clients peace of mind that there will not be any problems or regulations issues with the products they produce and distribute. Trusted results to give your brand a trusted name.

Laboratory Testing You Can Trust

At the request of our clients and industry demands QA International started the development of a consumer product testing laboratory in Hangzhou, China in 2003. Partnering with Helmsman Quality and Technology Services, our USA-China joint venture laboratory, HQTS-QA International (HQTS-QAI), is now one of the oldest and largest privately owned independent consumer products laboratories in all of China. We boast one of the most diverse arrays of testing services and expertise in the industry.

Lab Results in Three Days!

Our fully accredited and recognized laboratory is ready to help you meet your testing needs no matter where in the world you sell your product. With experienced staff and management we will make sure the information we provide you is secure, accurate and complete.

Our lab delivers your test results in as little as three days while offering some of the most competitive rates in the industry.

You can be confident knowing your test results will be the facts you need to make the decisions you need to make. We pride ourselves in having the highest ethical controls and standards of the industry.

Protect Your Company! Protect Your Brand!

Our 50,000 Sq Ft Laboratory Provides you with the following


Other Accreditations and Test Standards HQTS- QA International adheres to include:

  • CPSC Accredited (U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission)
  • CNAS Accredited (China National Accreditation Service for Conformity Assessment)
  • ISTA Accredited (International Safe Transit Association)
  • CMA Certified (China Metrology Accreditation)
  • CCIQ Accredited (China Commodity Inspection Quarantine Accredited)
  • AATCC Member (American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists)
  • ASTM Member (American Society for Testing and Materials)
Your customers can trust you, because you can trust testing by HQTS-QA International!
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