For Public Comment: Draft National Compulsory Standard for Garments and Textiles

We invite you to share your views on the draft standard: PCTTCS 10:20XX, Garments and Textiles – Compulsory Requirements.

This standard establishes compulsory requirements for the labelling and chemical composition of garments and textiles. This standard does not apply to bespoke garments, personal protective wear and footwear, hair pieces, accessories, smart textiles, industrial textiles, ropes, fabric tapes, any piece of mosquito netting, cord yarn, ribbons or any other narrow width fabrics that are less than 15 cm in width. This standard also applies to the chemical composition of garments and textiles as it pertains to formaldehydes and azo dyes.

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Closing Date for Comments: Friday 4th December 2020

Click here to register for the virtual stakeholder forum on garments and textiles on Wednesday 18th November, 2020 from 09:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon.