Visit BTTG® Experts at the Emergency Services Show 2023

BTTG® are exciting to be exhibiting again at the UK’s leading event dedicated to transforming the emergency services, The Emergency Services Show, along with 450+ leading industry suppliers.

Visit BTTG® on stand E166 in Hall 5 of the NEC in Birmingham, on the 19th & 20th September.

With over 100 years’ experience, BTTG®, Approved Body 0338, offers testing, certification and auditing services for UKCA marking for Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), Construction Products, and Marine Equipment. BTTG® have over a century’s worth of experience and knowledge with textiles and related products and have worked extensively with the emergency services and continues to test and certify their PPE. Since 1989 BTTG® have been involved in evaluating protective clothing under full-flame engulfment with the world-renowned RALPH and SOPHIE male and female manikins.

Sister company, Shirley® (Europe), in Ireland is Notified Body no. 2895, awarding CE marking for the PPE Regulation, (EU) 2016/425. Through only one assessment, BTTG® and Shirley® offer both UKCA and CE marking, enabling manufacturers to sell their product in the EU and the United Kingdom.

Shirley® UK supports clients in PPE and outdoor clothing industries by providing cutting-edge analytical methods to detect, identify and quantify PFAS from fluorine-based water/oil/stain repellent finishes.

Shirley® now offers both targeted PFAS analysis using advanced chromatography (HPLC-MS/MS and CI-GC-MS/MS), alongside innovative total/extractable fluorine testing by combustion Ion chromatography (CIC). This provides our clients with the detailed information needed to make proactive decisions about the challenges ahead due to escalating REACH and POPS legislations.

Experts from BTTG® will be attending the exhibition, ready to help with your queries:

  • Chris Butcher, Certification Manager
  • Phil Hutchings, Client Liaison Specialist
  • Esther Collinson, Principal Technician

If you would like to book an appointment with one of our expert staff at the show, please email with your preferred date and time.

We are looking forward to continuing to build strong relationships with clients and help with any UKCA / CE queries. We hope to see you at the show, visit our experts on stand E166 in Hall 5.

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