Topic Archives: Softlines

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Oct 29, 2020, 9:34 AM
The US CPSC has released a briefing package that outlines its refusal to exempt spandex-containing textiles from flammability testing requirements under 16 CFR part 1610.Read more...
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Oct 29, 2020, 9:27 AM
US FTC amends Rules and Regulations under Textile Fiber Products Identification Act to incorporate the latest version of ISO 2076.Read more...
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Oct 21, 2020, 8:33 AM
Canadian Competition Bureau proposes changes to the Textile Labelling and Advertising Regulations (TLAR) in relation to upholstered and stuffed articles. Read more...
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Oct 7, 2020, 9:12 AM
The French Government has released specific requirements relating to face masks with windows.Read more...
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Sep 29, 2020, 9:17 AM
SGS holds seminar for the footwear and leather industry on ways to reduce mold. Read more...
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Sep 24, 2020, 1:07 PM
SGS Medical PPE expert reviews the way governments have responded to the COVID-19 pandemic and shows how manufacturers can successfully get PPE to the frontline.Read more...
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Sep 16, 2020, 3:28 PM
A look at the FDA’s EUA sanctioning the use of certain disposable, single-use surgical masks during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more...
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Sep 16, 2020, 3:16 PM
CEN releases industry guidance for reusable fabric face coverings – CWA 17553:2020. Read more...
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Sep 4, 2020, 11:27 AM
US introduces requirement for goods produced in Hong Kong to carry a ‘Made in China’ label. Read more...
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Sep 3, 2020, 12:29 PM
As consumers become more discerning, SGS offers a comprehensive range of footwear testing solutions to help manufacturers consider comfort in a more holistic way. Read more...