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SSEF turns 50 in 2022! The non profit Schweizerische Stiftung für Edelsteinforschung was founded on August 22nd 1972 by Swiss trade organisations.Test your knowledge (all the answers can be found on our website) with 10 questions about SSEF and gems, and enter the draw...

We will be in Bangkok 23 – 27 May 2022 offering our on-site testing services. Our office is in the gem trade district at the Silom Road. Equipped with our instruments and spectrometers, we will be testing coloured gemstones. Please contact us to make an...

Course materials in traditional Chinese (left) and Japanese (right), now being delivered online at no cost, as part of SSEF’s Understanding Gemstones educational programme.The Swiss Gemmological Institute SSEF has added courses in Japanese and traditional Chinese to its free-of-charge online educational programme, entitled “Understanding Gemstones.”The...

SSEF is honoured to take part in the upcoming edition of the GemGenève show at Palexpo in Geneva. We will be offering coloured gemstone express testing services at our booth A39.SSEF GemGenève Booth A39 03-07 November 2021 (03 November is setup day, goods can be submitted) Tel: +41...