Topic Archives: Softlines

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Oct 30, 2019, 11:44 AM
ECHA opens public consultation on restricting skin sensitizing substances in products made from textile, leather, fur and/or hide.Read more...
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Oct 24, 2019, 9:52 AM
Taiwan’s BSMI has revised its children’s clothing standard for cords and drawstrings, effective July 12, 2019. Read more...
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Oct 1, 2019, 3:03 PM
Brazil publishes Ordinance No. 296, thereby approving MERCOSUR’s Technical Regulation on the Labeling of Textile Products. Read more...
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Sep 26, 2019, 8:51 AM
Taiwan updates its mandatory inspection standard for children’s raincoats, reducing the prescribed phthalates down to six from eight. Read more...
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Sep 17, 2019, 4:41 PM
Taiwan’s BSMI issues updated version of CNS 15290 safety requirements for textile products, which redefines the scope of limitation in relation to some substances. Read more...
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Sep 10, 2019, 9:18 AM
New Technical Guide from Europe helps give clearer guidance to manufactures of safety requirements for children’s clothing design.Read more...
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Aug 30, 2019, 9:02 AM
Chinese authorities have released an updated version of their national standard for knitted sportswear – GB/T 22853-2019 – which will come into effect on January 1, 2020.Read more...
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Aug 16, 2019, 1:58 PM
SGS expert offers insight to jean manufacturers on innovative ways to create more environmentally friendly products.Read more...
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Aug 15, 2019, 10:03 AM
SGS expert explains the growing popularity in vegan clothing and footwear and looks at some of the issues manufacturers must consider.Read more...
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Aug 15, 2019, 9:42 AM
China’s new product standard for school shoes – QB/T 5301-2018 – came into effect on April 1, 2019. Read more...