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Technical testing and analysis

7120 Technical testing and analysis

This class includes:

  • performance of physical, chemical and other analytical testing of all types of materials and products (see below for exceptions):
    • acoustics and vibration testing
    • testing of composition and purity of minerals etc.
    • testing activities in the field of food hygiene, including veterinary testing and control in relation to food production
    • testing of physical characteristics and performance of materials, such as strength, thickness, durability, radioactivity etc.
    • qualification and reliability testing
    • performance testing of complete machinery: motors, automobiles, electronic equipment etc.
    • radiographic testing of welds and joints
    • failure analysis
    • testing and measuring of environmental indicators: air and water pollution etc.
  • certification of products, including consumer goods, motor vehicles, aircraft, pressurized containers, nuclear plants etc.
  • periodic road-safety testing of motor vehicles
  • testing with use of models or mock-ups (e.g. of aircraft, ships, dams etc.)
  • operation of police laboratories

This class excludes:

  • testing of animal specimens, see 75.00
  • medical laboratory testing, see 86.90
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