American Certification Body

ACB: A Leader in Wireless Approvals.

American Certification Body (ACB) provides US, Canada and European Approvals for Licensed and Unlicensed wireless products. We work with our clients around the world and around the clock. We understand your time to market concerns and we realize that Certifications are an important timing issue for all manufacturers. Contact us anytime. Certification questions and inquiries are welcome.

ACB is your source for radio equipment authorizations including 802.11a/b/g, Bluetooth, frequency hopping spread spectrum, digital transmission systems, WiFi, WiMax, GSM, CDMA, WCDMA, HSPA (HSDPA, HSUPA), marine, aviation, land-mobile, OFDM, point-to-point, point-to-multipoint, EPIRB, PLB, BPL, PDA, radar, ISM devices, Smart Phones, and broadcasting equipment. Nearly all devices which use radio frequency energy, from garage door openers to microwave broadcast towers, are eligible for Certification through ACB. Specific Absorption Rate (SAR), Maximum Permissible Exposure (MPE) and Hearing Aid Compatibility (HAC) evaluations are provided as part of our total Certification package.

Japan Device Certification Services

American Certification Body Inc. (ACB) Receives Recognition for Japan

Device Certification Services
to Japanese Radio
Law Now Available

Japan FlagACB has been approved in the first round of Certification Bodies recognized to perform Certification for wireless devices to Japanese Radio Law, increasing market-access for manufacturers on both sides of the Pacific.  Read more >>

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FCC Certification

Our scope includes Certification under FCC rule Parts 11, 15, 18, 22, 24, 25, 27, 74, 80, 87, 90, 95, 97, and 101. Certification to Canadian Radio Standard Specifications (RSS) is also provided from our staff, with a combination of over 200 years radio approvals experience.

Industry Canada

We provide seamless Certification for North America with Industry Canada Certification Services to RSS requirements of the Canadian Government.

European Union

CE Mark1588

In accordance with the Radio & Telecommunications Terminal Equipment Directive and the United States-European Union Mutual Recognition Agreement, ACB is a designated Notified Body for issuing opinions about conformity of Radio and Telecommunications Equipment.

ENERGY STAR® Certification

American Certification Body has recently been recognized by the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) under the newly-revamped ENERGY STAR® program that requires that all new product submissions from manufacturers participating in the ENERGY STAR® program be reviewed by an EPA-recognized Certification Body (CB). Read more >>

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ACB EU logo We are pleased to announce a busy year, with two important engineers joining us. This expansion means that ACB Europe has a diverse team of world renowned industry experts. Read More >>  


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