Bringing a toy or childrens product to market can be an onerous task, and product safety is often the primary issue toy manufacturers deal with. At Delphic HSE we specialise in helping organisation of all sizes meet the complex needs of their products, ensuring the highest levels of consumer safety and brand protection.

Chemical safety and toxicological risk is an issue that can affect a wide range of toy products available on current markets. From dedicated chemistry & experimental sets through to paints, glues, markers, impregnated plastics & fabrics, slimes, modelling clays, doughs, fingerpaints and everything in between an increasing number of products include an intentional release of chemicals, fragrances as part of their functionality.

Delphic HSE are specialised in the safety assessment of toys containing chemical substances and mixtures, supporting not just manufacturers throughout the supply chain but industry bodies as well. Our in-house experts have many years of experience in assessing the safety of finished products and their components, as well as supporting the industry on regulatory and toxicology issues, including advising bodies such as the Toy Industries of Europe (TIE).

We are able to offer toxicological risk assessments for major international markets, including Europe, North America and Oceania. In addition we offer labelling advice & reviews, regulatory compliance checks and advice on CE Marking. Working in combination with carefully selected partner laboratories we can also assist with the physical and mechanical safety of toy products, as well as routine or bespoke chemical & analytical testing.

Contact us today for help, support and advice related to Product Safety and Testing or Regulatory Compliance of Toys and Childrens Products around the globe.

Toys Advisor

James Wakefield Director, Asia Pacific

Dr James Wakefield graduated from the University of Portsmouth with a BSc in Pharmacology in 2001, before obtaining an MSc in Toxicology at the University of Surrey in 2002 and his PhD at the University of Newcastle in 2006 with a Thesis on dermal absorption and the development of in vitro models for skin irritation.

+852 2657 8198

Related courses See all courses

Classification, Labelling and Packaging (CLP) Regulations

Practical training for compliance with the EU regulation.

Learn more

Cosmetics Product Information File (PIF) Management

Essential information management for the product life cycle.

Learn more

Cosmetic Product Safety Assessments

Close examination of cosmetics and their raw properties to ensure consumer safety.

Learn more

Related services See all services

Product Testing

A wide range of consumer products and industrial chemicals require at least some level of physical or analytical testing in order to substantiate safety and legal compliance.

Learn more

Product Safety

Ensuring the safety of products being placed on any national or international market is one of the primary requirements of any responsible manufacturer, supplier, distributor, retailer or brand owner.

Learn more

Product Testing

A wide range of consumer products and industrial chemicals require at least some level of physical or analytical testing in order to substantiate safety and legal compliance.

Learn more