• November 16, 2020
  • WTO

India | 3 (N, N Di-Ethyl) Aminophenol (Quality Control) Order, 2020 (1 page(s), in English)

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3 (N, N Di-Ethyl) Aminophenol (Quality Control) Order, 2020 (1 page(s), in English)

This chemical is an important dye intermediate used in the manufacture of various types of dyestuffs like Azo Dyes, Reactive Dyes etc. The minimum purity 98% ad crystallization points 69.5 degrees Celsius mentioned in the standard are the important technical characteristics to be met by the exporting entity and the domestic manufacturer.If the intermediates do not meet technical characteristics stipulated in the BIS standards, the impurities of dye-intermediates may enter human chain through textiles thereby impacting the health of the human being. So, it is of paramount importance that dye-intermediates need to conform to BIS standards.So, for the protection of human health, the standard needs to be made mandatory. The locally manufactured or imported 3 (N, N Di-Ethyl) Aminophenol  shall conform to the Indian standard (IS 7686:2020) and shall bear the standard mark under license from the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS). The use of the standard mark is governed by the provisions of the Bureau of Indian Standards Act 2016 and the Rules and Regulations made thereunder. Bureau of Indian Standards shall be the certifying and enforcing authority.

Notifying member: India


Objective tag
Protection of human health or safety; Protection of the environment

The standard of 3 (N, N Di-Ethyl) Aminophenol is being made mandatory to protect human health and overall ecosystem


Agency responsible
Shri Samir Kumar Biswas Joint Secretary, Room No-341, A Wing, Department of Chemicals and Petrochemicals, Shastri Bhawan, New Delhi Telephone No. 011-23383428 Fax: 011-23073682 Email: [email protected]


  • Submission: 16/11/2020
  • Reception: 16/11/2020
  • Distribution: 16/11/2020
  • Final date for comments: 15/01/2021
  • Proposed date of adoption: N/A


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