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  • California Prop 65 Settlements on Phthalates in Certain Consumer Products
  • Several California Prop 65 settlements have been reached involving the use of phthalates in a wide variety of products. These agreements call for reformulation or the use of a Prop 65 warning. In two cases, an unlisted phthalate - DIBP - is included in the settlement agreement.
  • April 17, 2017
  • Prop 65 Settlements Reached on DINP in Consumer Products
  • Several Prop 65 settlements have been concluded in California relating to the use of DINP in a variety of consumer products. The settlements ask for reformulation or, in some cases, the use of a Prop 65 warning may be accepted.
  • April 16, 2017
  • New Restricted Substances List Published by AAFA
  • The AAFA has released the eighteenth edition of its Restricted Substances List, reflecting the latest global regulatory changes affecting chemicals and compounds used in the textile, footwear and sewn product industries.
  • April 11, 2017
  • Update of Outdoor Safety Requirement Standard
  • BS EN 581-1 Outdoor Seat and Table safety requirement standard has been revised with several changes to the 2006 edition. The new version was published on March 17, 2017.
  • April 06, 2017
  • China Revises Textiles Standard for Hosiery
  • The People's Republic of China has approved and issued a new textiles standard for hosiery. The new standard, FZ/T 73001-2016, replaces FZ/T 73001-2008 and will become effective on April 1, 2017.
  • April 04, 2017
  • EU Updates Guidance on Energy Labeling
  • The EU has updated its guidance for manufacturers on the use of verification tolerances, as laid down in delegated acts, and intended for use only by market surveillance authorities.
  • March 31, 2017
  • Nepal Introduces Mandatory Toys Standard
  • Nepal's new mandatory Toys Standard will come into effect on July 16, 2017. The new standard restricts nine heavy metals, bromine, bisphenol A (BPA) and phthalates.
  • March 17, 2017
  • Children's Furniture Standards FIRA/FRQG C001~C004 Updated
  • The Furniture Retail Quality Group, working in conjunction with the Furniture Industry Research Association, has issued four revised standards for children's furniture. The new standards came into effect on January 27, 2017.
  • March 10, 2017
  • EU Revises Standard for Outdoor Tables
  • The EU published a revised version of the EN 581-3 Standard for Outdoor Tables in January 2017. The new standard, entitled EN 581-3:2017, supersedes EN 581-3:2007.
  • March 01, 2017
  • Argentina Introduces New Regulations for Textiles and Footwear
  • Argentina has announced the introduction of a Product Composition Sworn Declaration (DJCP) for Textiles and Footwear. The DJCP along with a laboratory test report will be compulsory 180 days after the resolution becomes effective.
  • February 08, 2017
  • New SGS Product Testing Lab in Vietnam
  • SGS opens a state-of-the-art laboratory in Vietnam, providing testing facilities for physical and restricted substances in consumer products.
  • February 02, 2017
  • US FDA Prohibits 19 Antibacterial Soap Ingredients
  • Following a consultation period, the US FDA has issued a final rule prohibiting the use of 19 active ingredients in antibacterial soaps. The ruling becomes effective on September 6, 2017.
  • January 24, 2017
  • EU Revises Standards for Non-Domestic Furniture
  • The European Union (EU) has updated three standards linked to non-domestic furniture: EN 527-2:2016 Office tables, EN 12727:2016 Ranked seating and EN 15372:2016 Non-domestic tables.
  • January 20, 2017
  • Korea Looks to Update Regulations on Toys
  • South Korea has issued proposals to amend the regulations regarding toy safety. If accepted, the changes will update Safety Confirmation ANNEX VI Toys.
  • January 13, 2017
  • California Proposition 65 Settlements Concluded on Use of DEHP
  • California has concluded several Prop 65 settlements involving inclusion of DEHP in consumer products. The agreements require the reformulation of DEHP to levels equal or below 0.1% and, in some cases, a Prop 65 warning will be allowed.
  • January 04, 2017
  • ASTM Updates US Toy Safety Standard F963
  • ASTM International has updated its US Toy Standard and issued ASTM F963-16. Published on October 20, 2016, it contains several significant changes to the previous standard - ASTM F963-11.
  • December 06, 2016
  • US CPSC Proposes New Standard for Baby Changing Products
  • The US CPSC has issued a draft notice of proposed rulemaking for baby changing products. If the proposal is adopted, it will amend 16 CFR part 1112 to include 16 CFR part 1236 in the list of notice of requirements.
  • October 09, 2016
  • EU - ECHA Consults on a Further Six Potential SVHCs
  • The European Chemical Agency has instigated a public consultation on six potential Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC), including Bisphenol A. Interested parties have until October 21, 2016, to submit comments.
  • October 05, 2016
  • EU Lowers Toy Migration Limits for Lead
  • The EU has confirmed it will significantly lower the migration limits for lead in all three toy categories. The new regulations are expected to come into effect in Q3 2018.
  • September 20, 2016
  • China Introduces New Standard for Leather Shoes
  • The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of the People's Republic of China has implemented a new Industrial Standard, QB/T 1002-2015, for leather shoes. The new standard was implemented on March 1, 2016.
  • September 07, 2016