Topic Archives: Consumer Products

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May 13, 2019, 9:38 AM
Myanmar has introduced labeling requirements for consumer products, including food and beverages, household products, children’s items, telecommunication equipment, drugs and supplements, chemicals cosmetics and toiletries.Read more...
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Apr 29, 2019, 9:39 AM
SGS expert Dr. HingWo Tsang has written a helpful guide to the various regulations restricting phthalates in consumer products.Read more...
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Apr 10, 2019, 9:45 AM
Effective March 26, 2019, China has banned the use of four POP chemicals, with some exemptions. Read more...
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Apr 4, 2019, 9:40 AM
ECHA calls for public comments on three potential SVHCs. If adopted, the Candidate List will expand to 200 substances.Read more...
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Mar 5, 2019, 8:11 AM
Several bills to regulate the use of BPA in consumer products have been introduced in US jurisdictions since the start of 2019.Read more...
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Feb 1, 2019, 9:29 AM
The ECHA has increased the number of substances on its Candidate List to 197, with the inclusion of six new SVHCs.Read more...
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Jan 23, 2019, 10:03 AM
Canada has published guidelines to help stakeholders comply with the ‘Prohibition of Asbestos and Products Containing Asbestos Regulations’, which came into effect in December 2018. Read more...
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Jan 23, 2019, 9:48 AM
Stakeholders are reminded China has updated its product standard for trench coats. The new standard came into effect in September 2018. Read more...
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Jan 16, 2019, 9:44 AM
Following the publishing of Regulation (EU) 2018/1513 a guideline including methods has been issued to assist the industry in compliance. Read more...
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Jan 10, 2019, 10:55 AM
Businesses operating in North American markets need to be aware of the different regulations relating to the use of flame retardants in consumer products. Industry expert, Dr Tsang, helps stakeholders navigate these regulations. Read more...