HOME TESTING REQUIREMENTS

Testing Procedure

The below procedure has been designed to enable risk assessment of all products. It is the shared responsibility of the Vendor and URBN UK Ltd to ensure all products, made available for sale, are fit for purpose and legally compliant.

Vendors are responsible for ensuring that all URBN UK Ltd product is REACH compliant:

 http://guidance.echa.europa.eu/

 

Care labels must not be ordered until the Vendor has submitted a Topsheet and relative Test Reports for approval. This must be accounted for in the critical path.

Topsheets and test reports to be sent via email to the relevant technologist.

 The title of the email should include the style name and number e.g. UR1051 Soft Shell Bomber Do not CC Buying as this duplicates workload.

Full testing requirements are available in the Vendor Manual.

Vendors may print their own care labels using the artwork in the EU OB Home Testing Manual (below)

Topsheet shown below.

Home Topsheet

 

WHAT ARE THE REQUIRED TRANSLATIONS AND CARE SYMBOLS?

As URBN continues to expand globally, we require Care/Content & COO labels to be translated in multiple languages. Below you will find translations that can be used to fulfil these requirements. If you do not find the translation you need below, you can use Google Translate.

Country of Origin

Fabric

Components Translation

Care Content

EU OB Home Testing Manual