One of the enabling factors for development and sustainability in both the economic and social sectors is standardization. Over the years, developed nations have demonstrated successfully the use of integrated models, uniting standards with conformity assessments to help promote stable economies”, said the Minister of Trade and Industry, Senator The Honourable Mariano Browne. He made [...]Read More →
Jamaican Prime Minister, Mr. Bruce Golding said the recent incident where Trinidad and Tobago authorities initially denied entry of Jamaican patties into their local market underscored the importance of laboratory accreditation for promoting
efficient trade in CARICOM. “This is where accreditation comes in. If world trade is to function effectively to support economic growth, we need these agreed standards and the mechanisms to certify [...]
International trade plays a vital role in improving the quality of life and overall development of countries. The world has become even more dependent on international trade due to increasing globalization and trade liberalization. But what is it that makes it possible for countries to buy and sell goods and services to each other without undue delays, conflicts and excessive costs? One [...]Read More →
The Trinidad and Tobago Laboratory Accreditation Service( TTLABS) provides a range of services to help local testing laboratories produce valid test data that are internationally recognized thereby facilitating domestic exports to other countries.
The revised Standards Act (Act No. 18 of 1997) provided the legal framework for the creation and the operation of the Trinidad and Tobago Laboratory Accreditation Service (TTLABS) as [...]Read More →