We offer you testing services to evaluate the quality, safety and non-toxicity of fashion products: from the prototype through the early stages of development and production and release on the market. How can we help you?

Safety tests

To guarantee the product safety, respect for the consumer and absolutely certain performance that form the foundations for access to the market, complying with legislation in effect in various countries.
Here are a few examples:

  • heel attachment to sole according to EN 12785
  • resistance to repeated impact of the heel according to EN ISO 19956
  • slip resistance of soles according to EN 13287
Performance / Physical – Mechanical tests

To assess the quality and suitability of materials used, from design to prototyping in compliance with the quality standards and with end-use performance requirements:

  • determination of resistance to repeated bending according to ISO 17707
  • determination of rigidity of the arch support according to EN 12959

Chemical tests

to assess the chemical safety of the finished product and its components.       

Here are a few examples:

  • verification of conformity to binding legislation all over the world
  • monitoring of production process
  • assessment of compliance with private PRSL, RSL and MRSL

Comfort tests

To measure ergonomic parameters such as transpiration and water vapour absorption

Packaging tests

To preserve integrity throughout the distribution chain, or to assess the suitability of materials destined for contact with food.

Our laboratories are accredited by ACCREDIA  in accordance to UNI CEI EN ISO IEC 17025 standard (download document) and our test reports are recognised and accepted in over 80 countries worldwide. The list of tests accredited by CIMAC may be consulted at this link, entering the number 0005. More information on the meaning of ACCREDIA accreditation is available here.

To send CIMAC a complaint, appeal or report, use form M33 and send by e-mail to: qualita@cimac.it


 Contact us at info@cimac.it