Topic Archives: Softlines

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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...
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Jun 20, 2019, 3:16 PM
Six Californian Prop 65 60-day notices have been served on brands and retailers in relation to hexavalent chromium on leather products. Read more...
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Jun 20, 2019, 3:04 PM
Turkish Customs introduces new requirements for samples being sent to Turkey for testing.Read more...
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Jun 17, 2019, 9:57 AM
Responding to increased concerns over microfiber pollution, three U.S. states have introduced legislation to highlight the threat of microfiber shedding from synthetic textiles.Read more...
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May 13, 2019, 9:52 AM
Canadian authorities have updated their policy guidelines for flammability for children’s sleepwear.Read more...