Market monitoring is carried out by TÜV AUSTRIA Belgium in order to monitor the right use of our conformity marks.
This market monitoring includes monitoring the conformity of certified products, as well as the use of our conformity marks on websites and in other communications.
The conformity of certified products is monitored according to the principle of tests or checks of samples taken, either from the market or from the stocks belonging to clients.
However, some companies misuse our logo or alter our certificates.
The list of abuses and alterations can be found here.