Plumbing Products Testing and Certification in Vancouver, BC, Canada
Which Plumbing Products Require Certification?
Everyday plumbing products such as bathtub, sinks, toilets, faucets, shower base, shower heads, and pipes are required to meet North American and global standards before being brought to market. International Laboratory Inc. makes it possible for manufacturers to get their plumbing products thoroughly tested in order to be in compliance with all requirements, and works to do so by efficiently evaluating products against a wide range of standards (ASME, ANSI, ASTM, ASSE, CSA, NSF, EPA, IAPMO).
Examples of plumbing products commonly tested and certified by International Testing Laboratory Inc. include:
– Plastic/Non-Plastic Piping
– Shower enclosures
– Acrylic/metal wash basins
The following are a list of applicable standards that INTL utilizes to ensure that our manufacturers and product developers are in compliance with all safety regulations for efficient entry into desired markets:
– CSA B45.1/ASME A112.19.2
– CSA B45.2/ASME A112.19.1
– CSA B45.4/ASME A112.19.3
– CSA B45.5/IAPMO Z124
– 18.1/CSA B125.1
– 18.2/CSA B125.2
– CSA B125.3
– CSA B1800
Why International Testing Laboratory Inc.?
At International Testing Laboratory Inc., we make it a priority to ensure that our customers meet their certification and inspection requirements in a timely manner, and accordingly are available to hear from our clients 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
International Testing Laboratory Inc. is accredited by the Standards Council of Canada (SCC) as an Inspection Body (ISO 17020) and Certification Body (ISO 17065).
Additionally, we are accredited by the American Association of Laboratory Accreditation (A2LA) as a Testing Laboratory (ISO/IEC 17025). Both accreditation bodies are ILAC Signatories. International Testing Laboratory Inc. is therefore lawfully authorized to approve and label various products installed in unclassified and hazardous locations by evaluation of their electrical safety.