SGS is the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. We are recognized as the global benchmark for quality and integrity. With more than 70,000 employees, we operate a network of more than 1,350 offices and laboratories around the world In Portugal since 1922, SGS does inspection, verification, testing and technical audits in various industry sectors.

The field teams are supported by a well organized back-office, prepared with appropriate technological infrastructures and well equipped modern laboratories in Areas such as Agri-Food, Environmental, Cosmetics, Non-Destructive Testing and Metrology.

SGS was the first Certification Body to receive accreditation in 1998. Since then SGS has always pushed the market according to the major international trends, including certification in Quality, Environmental, Occupational H&S, Food Safety, Energy, Social Accountability, Services and products, among others.