Element has over 30 years of experience of helping companies meet EMC commercial testing standards and satisfy the regulations of nearly 200 countries around the world, enabling our clients to export and sell their electrical and electronic products globally, access new markets, and drive growth.
Our Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) testing laboratories in the US and UK hold a range of accreditations and approvals, including ISO/IEC 17025:2005 from NVLAP, A2LA or UKAS, approval to ISO 9001:2008, and are a Notified Body against the EMC Directive.
Whether you seek to optimize your new product, achieve country-specific certification, or to test your product for electromagnetic emissions or immunity, we have the expertise to help you select the proper method for your application and end goals.
With market-leading capacity, our EMC labs test and certify commercial electrical devices to meet regulatory and contractual requirements for a diverse range of products, including:
- IT and Office equipment
- Multimedia and audio-visual equipment
- Telecommunications equipment
- Radio communications equipment
- Medical devices
- Laboratory, test and measurement, and control equipment
- Automotive equipment (including agricultural equipment)
- Railway equipment
- Marine equipment
- Consumer electronics
Global market access
Our team of international certification experts provides a wide range of testing and certification services to ensure worldwide market access for your commercial products, including CE marking for Europe, FCC for North America, ICES for Canada, RCM for Australia/New Zealand, and VCCI for Japan.
With our industry-leading capacity and expertise, Element can help create customized test plans and to get your commercial products to international markets faster.
Fast route to compliance
Combining industry experience with a global network of laboratories we can advise and guide when you need it most – at an early stage of your product development. By identifying the regulatory EMC requirements for your commercial products at an early stage, we reduce the frequency of testing prior to certification, saving you time and money.
Our EMC commercial testing capabilities
- Conducted & radiated electromagnetic immunity/susceptibility testing
- Conducted & radiated electromagnetic emissions testing
- ESD (Electrostatic Discharge) testing
- EMC testing for E/e-marking on sub-assemblies and whole vehicles
- On-site EMC surveys/testing
- Testing to EN55011/CISPR 11 standards
- International IECEE CB certification
- EN/IEC 60601 series
- EN/ IEC 61326 series
- EN 50121
- EN 55032/35 and CISPR 32/35
- Testing to LVD (Low Voltage Directive), MDD (Medical Device Directive), MD (Machinery Directive) and RED (Radio Equipment Directive)
Complete testing and certification services
In addition to EMI/EMC testing, Element offers a complete testing solution to achieve safety, compliance, and in-country necessary certification for your commercial products. Our services include, but are not limited to: environmental simulation, mechanical, safety, structural, operational, functional, and performance testing.
For more information about our Commercial EMC testing and certification services, or to request a quote, contact us today.
Standards We Test To
IEC and EN standards
- IEC/EN61000-4-x series
- IEC/EN61000-6-x series
- IEC/EN61326-x series
- IEC/EN50121-x series
- EN301 489-x series
- IEC/EN60601 series
- CISPR 11
- CISPR 12
- CISPR 14-1
- CISPR 14-2
- CISPR 15
- CISPR 24/35
- CISPR 25
- CISPR 22/32
- FCC CFR47 part 15 and 18
Our Commercial EMC Services
Radio and Wireless Device Testing
We work with everyone from Chipset Vendors to those integrating radio modules to enable you to deliver your wireless radio products to market.
Element has over 50 years' experience in working with many leading telecoms companies of the world, from the initial product design phase of their products to support them through the testing and approval of telecoms components and help them take their product to the global market.
Medical Device EMC Testing
Our medical device regulatory affairs experts partner with electronic medical device manufacturers from the design conception, identifying appropriate testing standards for their products.
Multimedia Equipment EMC Testing
Element products a full suite of EMC and certification services to ensure that your multimedia equipment complies with EN 55032/35 and CISPR 32/35 standards, and reach markets across the globe.
Laboratory Equipment EMC Testing
Our EMC labs in North America and Europe are fully equipped to test for all products covered by the scope of the standards, including International EMC standard IEC 61326.
EN 50121 Railway EMC Testing
Our railway EMC services include advice on testing requirements, in-lab, on-site and in-situ testing, and certification to the EN 50121 series of standards.
Marine Equipment EMC Testing
Our test facilities for both EMC and environmental provide a comprehensive portfolio of tests to ensure that whatever your marine equipment is and wherever it's locations, we have a test solution that matches your needs.
EMC Consumer Electronics Testing
The corresponding EMC standards for household equipment are as comprehensive now as multimedia standards, and also cross-reference to radio (international radiator) requirements when they embed wireless functionality like Zigbee, Wi-Fi, PLC/BPL, etc.
Automotive EMC Testing
Element’s automotive EMC testing services ensure the safety of your electric components, systems and sub-assemblies, meet EMC requirements for E-Mark certification and get to market as quickly as possible.