EU amends chromium VI limit of Toy Safety Directive
18 May 2018 directive,testing,Toy,Safety,amending,EU
17 May, 2018, the Official Journal of European Union publishes directive (EU)2018/725, amending the limit of Chromium VI in point 13 of part III of Annex II to Toy Safety Directive 2009/48/EC. According to (EU) 2018/725, the point 13 of part III of Annex II to Toy Safety Directive 2009/48/EC is amended as follows.Member States shall adopt and publish the laws, regulations and administrative provisions necessary to comply with this Directive at 17 November, 2019 at the latest. All the toy products should meet the new limitation requirements from 18 November, 2019....
Canada Releases the New Children's Jewellery Regulations SOR/2018-82
17 May 2018 Children's,Jewellery,testing,content,Regulations,lead
2 May, 2018, Canada Gazette (Part II) release the new Children's Jewellery Regulations Children's Jewellery Regulations SOR/2018-82, which will come into force on 2 November, 2018, while the current Children's Jewelry Regulation SOR /2016-168 will be repealed. The main amendments of the new regulation SOR/2018-82 are as follows: 1. The Lead content of children's jewellery, when tested using good laboratory practices, must not be more than 90 mg/kg of lead....
[CPSC] Overview of CPSC notifications on recalls in April 2018
16 May 2018 posing,received,2018,China,reports
Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) recalls 18 batches of products in April 2018. There are 12 batches of Chinese products, accounting for 66.67%. Based on our statistics, the Chinese products notified through the CPSC in April were as below...
Free Webinar: Mandatory Standards and FAQs for Chinese Infant Textile, Clothing and Children's Shoes
15 May 2018 products,Registration,supervision,inspection,webinar
Introduction In recent years, Chinese luxury clothing import market is continuously expanding, showing a significant growth trend. However, according to the supervision and inspection report of Chinese Import Commodity in 2017 released by the General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine, the quality of textile and apparel products (especially infant textiles, clothing, and children's shoes) closely related to consumers is not positive....
[AQSIQ] Overview of AQSIQ notifications on imported goods in March 2018
14 May 2018 destroyed,China,Analysis,Quarantine,dispatched
General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine of the People's Republic of China (AQSIQ) validated notifications on 27 batches of imported industrial goods, which were found non-compliant during inspection and quarantine process at the entry ports of China. They have not been offered for sale on the China market yet and are re-dispatched or destroyed instead according to laws....
C&K Testing Technology News of April 2018
4 May 2018 2018,Regulation,April,Notifications,products
If you prefer not to receive this information, please click here to unsubscribe: Unsubscribe Me en.cirs-ck.com | Hotline: +86-571-87206587 April 2018REACHDCHP is Identified as a Substance of Very High Concern 26 April 2018 Tags: SVHC25 April, 2018, the Official Journal of the European Union released Directive (EC) No 2018/636, identified dicyclohexyl phthalate as a substance of very high concern. ECHA plan to add DCHP into list of SVHC. According to the Article 57(c) of REACH...
[CPSC] Overview of CPSC notifications on recalls in March 2018
16 April 2018 received,reports,posing,2018,China
Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) recalls 29 batches of products in March 2018. There are 19 batches of Chinese products, accounting for 65.52%. Based on our statistics, the Chinese products notified through the CPSC in March were as below...
Ukraine Issues a New Toy Safety Regulation
16 April 2018 regulation,safety,products,toys,Ukraine,children
28 February, 2018, Ukraine approved the No.151 standard-the new technical regulation on the safety of toys, which will come into effect on 21 September, 2018. The new technical regulation on the Safety of Toys establishes requirements on the safety of toys and their placement on the market. It also defines the obligations of manufacturers, importers and distributors. The new regulation will replace the existing regulation which took into account in 2003....
Brazil Restricts the Content of Lead in School Materials and Products
12 April 2018 materials,products,children,lead,paint,restricts
21 March, 2018, Brazil government passed a law to restrict the lead on in products and materials used in buildings visited by children. The content of lead (by weight) in the manufacturing, sale or import of the following products shall not over 0.06 %: Paints, varnishes and similar surface coating materials are exempted for the following purposes.Products with excess lead content will be destroyed and disposed of in an environmentally friendly way....
[AQSIQ] Overview of AQSIQ notifications on imported goods in February 2018
9 April 2018 obvious,trace,with,use,ignition
General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine of the People's Republic of China (AQSIQ) validated notifications on 19 batches of imported industrial goods, which were found non-compliant during inspection and quarantine process at the entry ports of China. They have not been offered for sale on the China market yet and are re-dispatched or destroyed instead according to laws....
Federal Mandatory Standard for the Safety of Baby Bouncing Chair Comes into Effect
3 April 2018 baby,Standard,Safety,bouncing,Product,chair
The new Federal Safety Standard for baby bouncing chairs (16 CFR 1229), takes effect on March 19, 2018. 7 September, 2017, Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), approved a new federal mandatory standard according to ASTM F2167-17 to improve the safety of baby bouncing chair and prevent the baby death and injury. This durable baby product is suitable for babies who are 6 months old and cannot sit alone....
EU Releases New Standard EN 71-8 of Safety Requirements for Household Activity Toys
29 March 2018 toys,requirements,Modification,test,EN 71,safety
January 2018, the European Commission for Standardization (EU) released new toy safety part 8 of EN 71-8:2018 - Safety requirements for household activity toys, replacing the old version of en71-8:2011. The EU standard is equivalent to national standards of EU member states and will be issued by official notification or approval by July 2018 at the latest. National standards that conflict with this standard will be abolished after July 2018.Compared to the previous version, the new version mainly updates the following....
[AQSIQ] Overview of AQSIQ notifications on imported goods in January 2018
12 March 2018 installation,debugging,found,product,certificate
General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine of the People's Republic of China (AQSIQ) validated notifications on 23 batches of imported industrial goods, which were found non-compliant during inspection and quarantine process at the entry ports of China....
[CPSC] Overview of CPSC notifications on recalls in February 2018
12 March 2018 posing,received,2018,Hazard,China
Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) recalls 24 batches of products in February 2018. There are 15 batches of Chinese products, accounting for 62.50%. Based on our statistics, the Chinese products notified through the CPSC in February were as below...
EU Publishes Regulation on BPA in FCM Varnishes and Coatings
6 March 2018 coatings,Regulation,materials,migration,food
14 February, 2018, The European Commission has published its amending Regulation (EU) 2018/213 on the OJ to restrict the use of bisphenol A (BPA) in varnishes and coatings intended to come into contact with food. This regulation also amends the EU Food contact plastic Regulation (EU) No 10/2011 to further tighten the BPA migration limit....
[RASFF] Overview of RASFF FCM notifications in January 2018
7 February 2018 China,migration,serious,distribution,2018
The European Commission validated 260 RASFF notifications this month, including 227 notifications on food, accounting for 87.31%; 21 notifications on feed, accounting for 8.08%; 12 notifications on food contact materials (FCMs), accounting for 4.61%, in which 12 products from China are contained, accounting for 100%....
[AQSIQ] Monthly overview report of AQSIQ notifications on imported goods in December 2017
7 February 2018 product,Lack,China,certification,Unqualified
General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine of the People's Republic of China (AQSIQ) validated notifications on 72 batches of imported industrial goods, which were found non-compliant during inspection and quarantine process at the entry ports of China....
[CPSC] Overview of CPSC notifications on recalls in January 2018
7 February 2018 reported,China,posing,2018,received
Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) recalls 19 batches of products in January 2018. There are 14 batches of Chinese products, accounting for 73.68%....
[AQSIQ] Monthly overview report of AQSIQ notifications on imported goods in November 2017
18 January 2018 goods,installation,debugging,during,product
[AQSIQ] Monthly overview report of AQSIQ notifications on imported goods in November 2017 General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine of the People's Republic of China (AQSIQ) validated notifications on 62 batches of imported industrial goods, which were found non-compliant during inspection and quarantine process at the entry ports of China....
[CPSC] Overview of CPSC notifications on recalls in December 2017
18 January 2018 Children,posing,reported,China,2017
Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) recalls 29 batches of products in December 2017. There are 11 batches of Chinese products, accounting for 37.93%....