Services provided by the České Budějovice Branch Office – Testing Institute for Light Industry

The Testing Institute for Light Industry (ZÚLP) is an organization with a tradition of testing and assessing light industry products stretching back almost 40 years.

Accredited Body in accordance with ČSN EN ISO/IEC 17025:2005, test laboratory No. 1018.9.

We offer testing and certification.

We provide analyses and tests of physical, mechanical, chemical and functional properties of products in the following areas:

  • toys and products for children;
  • furniture;
  • playground equipment, roller sports equipment;
  • products in contact with foodstuffs;
  • household chemicals;
  • paper and cardboard;
  • lighters, matches;
  • metrology;
  • calibration laboratory;
  • metrological services;
  • chemistry;
  • system certification;
  • register of certified organizations;
  • information for customers.

We offer:

  • measurement of material moisture and environment humidity;
  • tests of materials in the air-conditioned chamber with a volume of 1.5 m3 using a temperature range from –40°C to +180°C;
  • tests of the flammability of textiles and upholstered furniture;
  • tests of health safety (formaldehyde) in a chamber with a volume of 14.4m3.

Our activities:

  • we issue certificates and reports as an authorized person under Act No. 22/1997 Coll., on Technical Requirements for Products, as amended;
  • we perform tests of products within the scope of our accreditation; we also issue ZÚLP certificates and test reports;
  • we offer the Safe and High-Quality Toy mark to manufacturers and importers of toys;
  • we provide certification of alternative fuels in accordance with Act No. 201/2012 Coll., on Air Protection, and Decree of the Ministry of Environment No. 415/2012 Coll., based on analyses carried out by UVP-plyny a paliva, s.r.o. Praha.

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Contact person

Ing. Monika Hegedüšová

+420 603 202 014
+420 386 709 173
+420 386 709 112
Head of Branch Office
České Budějovice Branch Office - Testing Institute for Light Industry