• December 23, 2018
  • WTO

Specific limit values for chemicals used in certain toys | Draft European Directive




Notifying member: European UnionNotification: G/TBT/N/EU/635

Objective tag
Protection of human health or safety

Objective
Protection of human health and safety, in particular protection of children's health against hazardous chemical substances

Title of document
Draft Commission Directive amending Appendix C to Annex II to Directive 2009/48/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council for the purpose of adopting specific limit values for chemicals used in certain toys, as regards formaldehyde. (6 page(s), in English)

Description
This draft Commission Directive aims to include, in Appendix C to Annex II to Directive 2009/48/EC, limit values for formaldehyde in polymeric toy material, resin-bonded wood toy material, textile toy material, leather toy material, paper toy material and water-based toy material.

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Agency responsible
European Commission

Timing:

  • Submission: 17/12/2018
  • Reception: 17/12/2018
  • Distribution: 24/12/2018
  • Final date for comments: 16/02/2019
  • Proposed date of adoption: N/A
                   

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