Brand owners with products certified to TCO Certified, generation 9 must now take action to prove continued compliance with a number of social criteria.
Brand owners must now book the annual code of conduct review and SAQ interview with an approved verifier.
Some factories risk being removed from our list of accepted factories. To prevent this, brand owners must check the audit status.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, TCO Development has decided to extend audit due dates by 12 months
The COVID-19 pandemic continues to have a major impact on audit service providers’ possibility to conduct inspections. TCO Development has monitored the situation over the past 12 months in dialogue with local expert audit providers, brand owners and
Factories of high risk and where information is missing in TCO Certified Portal will be removed from our accepted factory list.
When applying for TCO Certified, a brand owner manufacturing TCO Certified products at a factory covered by the EICC VAP Recognition Program may now send the following documentation directly to TCO Development for review, instead of going through the designated external social reviewer