STC Group, Health & Personal Care Products Testing

Health & Personal Care Products are the products used on a daily basis. Their quality and safety can directly affect consumers’ health. STC provides safety and quality testing on these products. We help manufacturers to upgrade their products' quality and assist consumers to make the “smartest” choice when choosing high-quality personal care products.


Oral Intake Health Products

Health supplement is a type of products that promotes and improves health function in different ages. Below are the details of our testing scopes:

  • Heavy metal contaminants (e.g. Lead, Mercury, Arsenic, Cadmium)
  • Pesticide residues
  • Microbial limits
  • Phthalates content
  • Nutrition label
  • Western drug adulterants
  • Assay test for active ingredients (Minerals, Vitamins and Fatty acids, etc.)


External Use Health Care Products

  • Skin and hair care products can follow the “Safety and Technical Standards for Cosmetics 2015” for safety tests, including:
    • Heavy metal contaminants (Lead, Mercury, Arsenic, Cadmium)
    • Harmful chemicals: Methanol, Formaldehyde, 1,4-dioxane, Benzene
    • Microbial limits
    • Detection of Fluorescent Substances (Paper mask)
    • m-diaminobenzene (Hair dye)
    • Minoxidil (Hair growth products)
  • Oral care products
    • USP61、USP62 Microbial limits (Denture cleaner, mouthwash)
    • GB8372-2017 Fluoride content in toothpaste 
    • Diethylene glycol content
  • Female Care Products (Sanitary napkins and panty liner)
    • GB15979-2002 for disposable sanitary products (Microbial tests)
    • GB/T 8939-2018 Sanitary absorbent pads (Pantyliner)
  • Elderly Care Products (Adult diaper and pants)
    • GB/T 28004-2011 Disposal diapers
    • GB15979-2002 for disposable sanitary products (Microbial tests)


For more information about Health & Personal Care Products Testing services, please feel free to Contact Us.