We can help you overcome the customs barriers in the country you wish to penetrate, with an accurate and bespoke
test service in accordance with European and global regulations on the subject of safety and quality.

Different countries, different regulations

United States

16 CFR Part 24
Guides for Select Leather and Imitation Leather Products
15 U.S.C. § 68
Wool Products Labelling Act
16 CFR 301
Regulations Under the Fur Products Labelling Act
19 CFR 134
Country of Origin Marking
New York State G.B. Law Section 399-AAA
Verification of “synthetic fur” labelling
Utah Code Title 4 Chapter 10 and Rule 70-101
Verification of padded footwear labelling
CPSD-HL-08612- MTHD
Quality “claim” verification
Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act 1986 (OEHHA)
California Proposition 65
16 CFR § 303.7
Etichetta di manutenzione del capo
15 U.S.C. § 68
Etichettatura dei prodotti in lana
16 CFR 301
Regolamento sull’etichettatura delle pellicce
16 CFR 1610
Standard sull’infiammabilità di tessili per abbigliamento

The People’s republic
of China

QB/T 2955
Casual shoes
QB/T 1002
Leather shoes
GB/T 15107
Athletic shoes
HG/T 2017
Sport shoes
QB/T 2673
Footwear – Specification of Marking
QB/T 22756
Leather sandals
HG/T 2019
Rubber rain boots
QB/T 1333
Handbag and Knapsack
QB/T 1619
Wallet
QB/T 5243
Clutch
QB/T 1618
Belt
GB 18401
National General Safety Technical Code for Textile Product

Canada

SOR-94-10 /Mem. D11-3-1
Indication of Country of origin
CRC, c 1551
Textile Labelling and Advertising Regulations
Quebec, R.S.Q., c. C-11
Bilingual labelling requirements
CAN/CGSB 4.2 No. 27.5 – CANADA
Standard for the flammability of clothing textiles

Saudi Arabia

Official Gazette on 12/04/1442 A.H
Technical Regulation for footwear and accessories
SASO 2891
Leisure footwear. Specifications and test
SASO 2889
Men’s footwear- specifications and test methods
SASO No. (164) held on 19/07/1439 A.H.
SASO Technical Regulation for Textile Products

Japan

JIS L 1940-1
Textiles – Methods for determination of certain aromatic amines derived from azo colorants
Part 1: Detection of the use of certain azo colorants accessible with and without extracting the fibres
JIS L 1940-3
Methods for determination of certain aromatic amines derived from azo colorants – Part 3: Detection of the use of certain azo colorants, which may release 4-aminoazobenzene
JIS L 0001
Textiles – Care labelling code using symbols
KAKEN_STD_E-2016-A3
General textile performance requirements ( Standards KAKEN)
Ministry Industry No. 558 October 1, 1997
Rules for labelling textile product quality
Japan Law 112
Formaldehyde restrictions

EURASIAN ECONOMIC
UNION

TR CU 007/2011
“On safety of the products for children and teenagers “
TR CU 017/2011
“On safety of light industry products “
TR CU 019/2011
“On the safety of personal protective equipment (PPE)”

Australia

Australian Consumer Law amendment regulation 2010 n° 2
AS/NZS 1957
care labelling

India

IS 3735: 1996
Canvas shoes, rubber sole
IS 3736: 1995
Canvas boots, rubber sole
IS 15844: 2010
Sports footwear specification
IS 17043: 2018
Derby shoes specification
S 10702: 1992
Rubber Hawaii Chappal specification
IS 11544: 1986
Rubber slipper specification
IS 6721: 1972
PVC sandal specification

marocco

NM 09.5.100
Normes marocaines- Footwear requirements
NM 09.5.100
Normes marocaines – Footwear requirements

Korea 

MOTIE No. 2017-16 2017-17, in January 2017
Leather products and footwear – Compulsory safety pack
Korea Safety Quality Mark Act
Textiles – Compulsory safety pack (pH, Formaldehyde, Arylamine etc..)
KS K 0941
Safety of Cords, Drawstrings and Loops on clothing

TAIWAN

CNS 14940 CNS 12943
Formaldehyde content
CNS 15204 & CNS 15205-1 & CNS15205-2
Presence of azo dyes
CNS 4797- 2
Cadmium content
EPA Method NIEA T504.30 B
Organostannic compound content
T504.30B
Marking and labelling

turkey

Turkey published Notification 27893
Restrictions and surveillance of certain products containing azo dyes, phthalates and flame retardants
Turkey Ministry of Commerce 31297 del 7 11 2020 TAREKS
Safety inspection of certain leather products, footwear and textiles

EUROPE

DIRECTIVE 94/11/EC OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL of 23 March 1994
on the approximation of the laws, regulations and administrative provisions of the Member States relating to labelling of the materials used in the main components of footwear for sale to the consumer (OJ L 100 of 19.4.1994)
REG. (CE) No 1907/2006
– Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH)
REG. (EU) No. 1007/2011
Regulation on textile fibre names and related labelling and marking of the fibre composition of textile products

EGYPT

ESS 3571
Footwear and its parts
EMS 3572
Sports shoes
ESS 7322
Leather product General requirements
ES 7322
Essential requirements of safety and health in leather products and its components
EG STDS 7266-1
Dyeing yarns
EG STDS 7266-2
Dyeing, printing or finishing fabric
EG STDS 7266-3
Apparel and home textile
EG STDS 7266-4
Garments
EG STDS 7266
Safety and health criteria and labelling for textile products

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