Some important SPS and/or TBT notifications circulated by the WTO

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Viet Nam

G/TBT/N/VNM/203
Draft Circular Regulating on drugs subject to bioequivalence study and requirements for bioequivalence studies dossiers...
The Circular regulates drugs subject to bioequivalence study and requirements for bioequivalence study dossiers registration for marketing authorization in Vietnam. The Circular applies to: Generic containing active ingredients or dosage forms...

Description: Drugs subject to bioequivalence study and requirements for...

26/09/2021

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Canada

G/SPS/N/CAN/1405
Proposed Maximum Residue Limit: Sulfoxaflor (PMRL2021-25)
The objective of the notified document PMRL2021-25 is to consult on the listed maximum residue limits (MRLs) for sulfoxaflor that have been proposed by Health Canada's Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA).   MRL (ppm)1         Raw Agricultural...

Description: Pesticide sulfoxaflor in or on various commodities (ICS...

28/09/2021

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Canada

G/SPS/N/CAN/1406
Proposed Maximum Residue Limit: Boscalid (PMRL2021-26)
The objective of the notified document PMRL2021-26 is to consult on the listed maximum residue limit (MRL) for boscalid that has been proposed by Health Canada's Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA).   MRL (ppm)1           Raw Agricultural...

Description: Pesticide boscalid in or on caraway seeds (ICS Codes:...

28/09/2021

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Canada

G/SPS/N/CAN/1407
Proposed Maximum Residue Limit: Sethoxydim (PMRL2021-27)
The objective of the notified document PMRL2021-27 is to consult on the listed maximum residue limits (MRLs) for sethoxydim that have been proposed by Health Canada's Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA).   MRL (ppm)1            Raw...

Description: Pesticide sethoxydim in or on basil (ICS Codes: 65.020,...

03/10/2021

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Canada

G/SPS/N/CAN/1408
Proposed Maximum Residue Limit: Pyroxasulfone (PMRL2021-28)
The objective of the notified document PMRL2021-28 is to consult on the listed maximum residue limits (MRLs) for pyroxasulfone that have been proposed by Health Canada's Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA).   MRL (ppm)1          Raw...

Description: Pesticide pyroxasulfone in or on various commodities (ICS...

03/10/2021

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Canada

G/SPS/N/CAN/1409
Proposed Maximum Residue Limit: Bromoxynil (PMRL2021-29)
The objective of the notified document PMRL2021-29 is to consult on the listed maximum residue limit (MRL) for bromoxynil that has been proposed by Health Canada's Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA).   MRL (ppm)1          Raw Agricultural...

Description: Pesticide bromoxynil in or on annual canarygrass seeds (ICS...

05/10/2021

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Canada

G/SPS/N/CAN/1410
Proposed Maximum Residue Limit: Flonicamid (PMRL2021-30)
The objective of the notified document PMRL2021-30 is to consult on the listed maximum residue limits (MRLs) for flonicamid that have been proposed by Health Canada's Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA).   MRL (ppm)1       Raw Agricultural...

Description: Pesticide flonicamid in or on various commodities (ICS...

05/10/2021

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Brazil

G/SPS/N/BRA/1929/Add.1
Ordinance (Portaria) No. 232 of 22 July 2021, Establishes a deadline for applying the requirements contained in MAPA...
Art. 1 A period of 360 (three hundred and sixty) days is granted to apply the requirements in relation to corn grain for consumption (Category 3) provided for in MAPA Ordinance No. 59 of 29 March 2021, published in the Federal Official Gazette No....

Description: Zea mays (corn)

 

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Philippines

G/TBT/N/PHL/253/Add.1
FDA Circular No. 2021-015: Interim Guidelines on the Renewal of Current Good Manufacturing Practice (cGMP) Clearance of...
This Circular is an interim guideline during the COVID-19 pandemic and shall take effect immediately until 31 December 2021 unless sooner revoked.  It covers new applications and prevoiusly received cGMP clearance renewal.

Description: Pharmaceutical products

 

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United States of America

G/TBT/N/USA/480/Add.2
Positive Train Control Systems; Proposed Rule
TITLE: Positive Train Control SystemsAGENCY: Federal Railroad Administration (FRA), Department of Transportation (DOT)ACTION: Final ruleSUMMARY: FRA is revising its regulations governing changes to positive train control (PTC) systems and reporting...

Description: Train control systems (HS: 86, ICS: 45.020)

 

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United States of America

G/TBT/N/USA/1694/Add.1
Clean Cars
TITLE: Clean CarsAGENCY: Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA), State of MinnesotaACTION: Adopted Rule NoticeSUMMARY: Adopts rule that reduces greenhouse gas (GHG) and other air pollutant emissions from light-duty and medium-duty...

Description: Clean cars

 

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United States of America

G/TBT/N/USA/1547/Add.1
Airworthiness Directives; Various Experimental and Restricted Category Helicopters
TITLE: Airworthiness Directives; Various Restricted Category HelicoptersAGENCY: Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOTACTION: Final ruleSUMMARY: The FAA is adopting a new airworthiness directive (AD) for various restricted category helicopters,...

Description: Helicopters

 

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Argentina

G/TBT/N/ARG/222/Add.1
Proyecto de Resolución del Grupo Mercado Común: "Reglamento Técnico MERCOSUR sobre etiquetado de productos textiles".
Por Resolución SCI N° 549/2021 se incorpora al Ordenamiento Jurídico Nacional la Resolución GMC N° 62/2018 que aprueba el Reglamento Técnico MERCOSUR sobre Etiquetado de Productos Textiles.El Proyecto de Resolución GMC N° 03/17 “RTM sobre Etiquetado...

Description: Textiles

 

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European Union

G/TBT/N/EU/824
Draft Commission Delegated Regulation supplementing Regulation (EU) 2018/848 of the European Parliament and of the...
It is necessary to lay down the model of a complementary certificate, which certifies that organic animal products are produced without the use of antibiotics. This is needed to facilitate the access of EU organic operators to markets in certain...

ICS codes: 65, 67

25/09/2021

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United States of America

G/TBT/N/USA/1470/Add.2
Naturally Occurring Levels of Lead in Candy
TITLE: Naturally Occurring Levels of Lead in CandyAGENCY: Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment, State of CaliforniaACTION: Notice of Modification to Proposed TextSUMMARY:  Pursuant to the requirements of Government Code section...

Description: Lead in candy

 

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Ecuador

Translated notification G/TBT/N/ECU/507
Proyecto de Reforma a la Normativa Técnica Sanitaria para la obtención de la notificación sanitaria y control de...
Draft Amendment to the Sanitary Technical Regulation on the issuance of sanitary certificates and the control of food supplements and establishments that manufacture, store, distribute, import or market such products, contained in Resolution...

Description: Draft Amendment to the Sanitary Technical Regulation on the...

21/08/2021

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Mexico

Translated notification G/TBT/N/MEX/497
Acuerdo que modifica al diverso que establece las mercancías cuya importación está sujeta a regulación por parte de la...
On 26 December 2020, the Decision amending the decision establishing the goods the import of which is subject to regulation by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, and the issuance of the certificate of origin for exporting coffee,...

Description: Food and products described as organic; Animals, goods of...

 

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Mexico

Translated notification G/TBT/N/MEX/488/Add.1
Draft Mexican Official Standard PROY-NOM-003-ENER-2020: Thermal efficiency of water heaters for domestic and commercial...
Please be advised of the publication of the reply to the comments received on draft Mexican Official Standard PROY-NOM-003-ENER-2020: Thermal efficiency of water heaters for domestic and commercial use. Limits, test methods and...

Description: Water heaters for domestic and commercial use

 

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Argentina

Translated notification G/TBT/N/ARG/304/Add.3/Corr.1
Identification and quality of packaged paper marketed in Argentina. Certification of information. The amendment...

ICS codes: 85.080.10, 85.080.10

 

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Ecuador

Translated notification G/TBT/N/ECU/498/Rev.1
Reforma parcial a la Normativa Técnica Sanitaria que establece los lineamientos para el control de la trazabilidad de...
The notified text partially amends the Sanitary Technical Regulation establishing guidelines for control of the traceability of medicines, biological products and medical devices, published in the Second Supplement to Official Journal No. 338 of 26...

Description: Partial Amendment to the Sanitary Technical Regulation...

 

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Mexico

Translated notification G/SPS/N/MEX/230/Add.4
Decision establishing the goods the import of which is subject to regulation by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural...
The notified text amends the Fourth Transitional Article of the Decision establishing the goods the import of which is subject to regulation by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, and the issuance of the certificate of origin for...

   

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Australia

G/TBT/N/AUS/134
Ratification of the Minamata Convention on Mercury – Final Regulation Impact Statement.
Australia proposes to: Amend regulations under the Customs Act 1901 to prohibit the import and export of elemental mercury. Amend regulations and rules under the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989; Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals...

Description: 1) Elemental mercury (CAS Number: 7439-97-6); HS 28054000 2)...

31/08/2021

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United States of America

G/TBT/N/USA/1639/Rev.1
Energy Conservation Program: Definition of Showerhead
Notice of proposed rulemaking and announcement of public meeting - In this notice of proposed rulemaking ("NOPR"), the U.S. Department of Energy ("DOE") proposes to revise the current definition of "showerhead" adopted in the 16 December 2020...

Description: Showerheads

20/09/2021

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New Zealand

G/SPS/N/NZL/652
Draft Import Health Standard for Citrus Plants for Planting from all countries
This standard outlines the proposed phytosanitary requirements for managing regulated pests that may be associated with Citrus plants for planting imported into New Zealand.

Description: Citrus plants for planting

21/09/2021

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Viet Nam

G/TBT/N/VNM/201
Draft National technical regulation on electrical safety requirements for terminal equipment to be connected to...
The draft National technical regulation on electrical safety requirements for terminal equipment to be connected to information and communication networks is based on EN 62949:2017, with references to IEC 62368-1:2014 and is intended to supersede the...

Description: Communication terminal to be connected to information and...

21/09/2021

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Viet Nam

G/TBT/N/VNM/202
Draft National technical regulation on Non-standalone 5G User Equipment - Radio Access
The draft National technical regulation on Non-standalone 5G User Equipment - Radio access is based on: - ETSI TS 138 101-3 V16.6.0 (2021-04): 5G User Equipment (UE) radio transmission and reception; Part 3: Range 1 and Range 2 Interworking...

Description: 5G Non-standalone User Equipment intended to be used in...

21/09/2021

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China

G/TBT/N/CHN/1615
Provisions for the Supervision and Administration of Children Cosmetics
This document standardizes the production and operation of children's cosmetics to ensure the safety of children's cosmetics.

Description: Cosmetics

21/09/2021

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European Union

G/TBT/N/EU/823
Draft Commission Delegated Regulation supplementing of Directive 2014/53/EU of the European Parliament and of the...
This draft Commission Delegated Regulation concerns mandatory market access requirements for internet-connected radio equipment and wearable radio equipment

Description: HS 8517, ICS 33 (indicative)

21/09/2021

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Philippines

G/TBT/N/PHL/258
Draft FDA Circular No: ____ List of Class A Medical Devices
This issuance aims to guide the manufacturers, importers, distributors and all other concerned stakeholders regarding the list of medical devices classified as Class A and to help the industry to determine the appropriate authorization specifically...

ICS codes: 11.040

21/09/2021

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México

G/SPS/N/MEX/393/Add.1
Requisitos fitosanitarios para la importación a México de flor cortada y follaje fresco de peonia (Paeonia lactiflora...
Se notifica que ha concluido el periodo de consulta pública ante los Miembros de la OMC, de los requisitos de importación propuestos por el Servicio Nacional de Sanidad, Inocuidad y Calidad Agroalimentaria (SENASICA) para la importación a México de...

Description: Flor cortada y follaje fresco de peonia (Paeonia...

 

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United Kingdom

G/TBT/N/GBR/30/Add.1
The Environmental Protection (Microbeads) (Scotland) Regulations 2018
The instrument makes it an offence to manufacture any rinse-off personal care product which uses plastic microbeads as an ingredient. It also makes it an offence to supply, offer to supply or have in possession for supply any rinse-off personal care...

Description: Rinse off personal care products containing microbeads

 

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United Kingdom

G/TBT/N/GBR/33/Add.1
The Environmental Protection (Cotton Buds) (Scotland) Regulations 2019
The instrument makes it an offence to manufacture plastic-stemmed cotton buds. It also makes it an offence to supply, offer to supply or have in possession for supply plastic stemmed cotton buds. The aim of the instrument is to protect our marine...

Description: Plastic-stemmed cotton buds

 

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United Kingdom

G/TBT/N/GBR/32/Add.1
The Environmental Protection (Microbeads) (Northern Ireland) Regulations 2018
The instrument makes it an offence to manufacture any rinse-off personal care product which uses plastic microbeads as an ingredient. It also makes it an offence to supply, offer to supply or have in possession for supply any rinse-off personal care...

Description: Cosmetics and Personal Care Products

 

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European Union G/TBT/N/EU/792
Draft Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) …/...of XXX amending Regulation (EU) 2019/787 of the European Parliament and...
This act lays down the obligation to indicate the legal name of the spirit drink in the same visual field as a compound term, in case of a spirit drink resulting from the combination of a spirit drink with one or more foodstuffs.
Products (free text): Spirit Drinks 29/04/2021 EN Full text
European Union G/TBT/N/EU/793
Draft Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) …/... of XXX amending Regulation (EU) 2019/787 of the European Parliament and...
This act lays down the obligation to indicate the legal name of the spirit drink in the same visual field as an allusion, in case of direct or indirect reference to one or more categories of spirit drinks or geographical indications for spirit drinks...
Products (free text): Spirit Drinks 29/04/2021 EN Full text
Brazil G/SPS/N/BRA/1917
Draft resolution number 1019, 11 March 2021, regarding the active ingredient S17 - SOPHORA FLAVESCENS of the Monograph...
This Draft resolution incorporates the following changes for the active ingredient S17 - SOPHORA FLAVESCENS from the Relation of Monographies of Active Ingredients of Pesticides, Household Cleaning Products and Wood Preservers, all in the modality of...
Products (free text): HS Code(s): 440398; ICS Code(s): 13, 65 15/05/2021 EN Full text
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Brazil G/SPS/N/BRA/1925
Draft resolution number 1027, 11 March 2021, regarding the active ingredient A11 - AMETRINA (ametryn) of the Monograph...
This Draft resolution incorporates the following changes for the active ingredient A11 - AMETRINA (ametryn) from the Relation of Monographies of Active Ingredients of Pesticides, Household Cleaning Products and Wood Preservers, all in the modality of...
Products (free text): HS Code(s): 071410; ICS Code(s): 13, 65 15/05/2021 EN Full text
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Brazil G/TBT/N/BRA/1156
Public Consultation 14, 24 March 2021.
Public Consultation Proposal for update the attachment to Act No. 3153, of 12 June 2020 about the technical requirements for Base Station (BS) conformance assessment with New Radio (NR) for Frequency Range 2 (FR2) of 5G mobile network.
Products (free text): HS 85 ICS 33. Telecommunication equipment 24/05/2021 EN  
European Union G/TBT/N/EU/789
Draft Commission Delegated Regulation supplementing Regulation (EU) 2019/2144 of the European Parliament and of the...
The intelligent speed assistance (ISA) systems have to provide feedback to the driver in case of over-speed conditions and car manufacturers have a free choice of four methodologies that have all been assessed as appropriate and effective. The system...
Products (free text): Motor vehicles of categories M and N 24/05/2021 EN FR Full text
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Brazil G/TBT/N/BRA/1157
Public Consultation N° 08, 25 March 2021
Public Consultation for Inmetro's Regulatory Model. The Annex of the Ordinance establishes the principles and guidelines to be observed for the improvement of regulatory action. Criticisms and suggestions should be forwarded in the spreadsheet model...
Products (free text): Public Consultation for Inmetro's Regulatory Model 27/05/2021 EN  
Brazil G/TBT/N/BRA/513/Add.2
Public Consultation - Technical Quality Regulation and Compliance Assessment Requirements for Refrigerators
National Institute of Metrology, Quality and Technology – Inmetro, issued Public Consultation 7, 25 March 2021, which proposes to amend the Technical Quality Regulation and Compliance Assessment Requirements for Refrigerators and the like,...
Products (free text): Refrigerators, freezers and other refrigerating or freezing... 27/05/2021 EN  
Japan G/TBT/N/JPN/695
Partial Amendment of Ordinance for Enforcement of the Radio Act etc.
Amendment of the regulations for the above system.
Products (free text): Ku-band non-geostationary satellite communications systems... 29/05/2021 EN Full text
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/284
The Ministerial Decree No. 610 /2020 (4 pages, in Arabic) mandating the Egyptian Standard ES 3043 “Plastics sacks for...
The Ministerial Decree No. 610 /2020 gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the Egyptian standard ES 3043. This standard specifies the general characteristics, test methods and requirements for sacks, bags and...
ICS codes: 55.080 29/05/2021 EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/285
The Ministerial Decree No. 609 /2020 (3 pages, in Arabic) mandating the Egyptian Standard ES 3123-7 "Safety of toys -...
The Ministerial Decree No. 609 /2020 gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the Egyptian standard ES 3123-7. This standard specifies requirements for the substances and materials used in finger paints and...
ICS codes: 97.200.50 29/05/2021 EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/286
The Ministerial Decree No. 609 /2020 (3 pages, in Arabic) mandating the Egyptian Standard ES 3123-8 "Safety of toys -...
The Ministerial Decree No. 609 /2020 gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the Egyptian standard ES 3123-8. This standard specifies requirements and test methods for activity toys for domestic use often...
ICS codes: 97.200.50 29/05/2021 EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/287
The Ministerial Decree No. 610 /2020 (4 pages, in Arabic) mandating the Egyptian Standard ES 7094 "Child use and care...
The Ministerial Decree No. 610 /2020 gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the Egyptian standard ES 7094. This standard specifies safety requirements relating to the materials, construction, performance,...
ICS codes: 97.190 29/05/2021 EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/288
The Ministerial Decree No. 610/2020 (4 pages, in Arabic) mandating the Egyptian Standard ES 8398 “Safety data sheet for...
The Ministerial Decree No. 610 /2020 gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the Egyptian standard ES 8398. This standard defines sections, content, and general format of the safety data sheet (SDS) for chemical...
ICS codes: 71.100.01 29/05/2021 EN  
Israel G/TBT/N/ISR/1193
SI 994 part 1 - Air conditioners: Safety and operational requirements
Proposed first amendment to the Mandatory Standard SI 994 part 1 dealing with the safety and operational requirements of air conditioners. This amendment replaces the last sentence of section 22.201 dealing with refrigerants and determines that in...
Products (free text): Air conditioners 29/05/2021 EN Full text
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/289
Ministerial Decree No. 609 /2020 (3 pages, in Arabic) mandating the Egyptian Standard ES 372 for "Gas-fired...
The Ministerial Decree No. 609 /2020 gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the Egyptian standard ES 372. This standard specifies the specifications and test methods concerning the construction, safety,...
ICS codes: 91.140.10 29/05/2021 EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/290
The Ministerial Decree No. 609 /2020 (3 pages, in Arabic) mandating the Egyptian Standard ES 6010 for "passenger lifts...
The Ministerial Decree No. 609 /2020 gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the Egyptian standard ES 6010. This standard specifies the grades and quality, the dimensional characteristics, the dimensional and...
ICS codes: 91.140.90 29/05/2021 EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/291
The Ministerial Decree No. 610 /2020 (4 pages, in Arabic) mandating the Egyptian Standard ES 5969-1 "Water meters for...
The Ministerial Decree No. 610 /2020 gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the Egyptian standard ES 5969-1. This standard specifies metrological and technical requirements of water meters for cold potable...
ICS codes: 91.140.60 29/05/2021 EN  
Ecuador G/SPS/N/ECU/253
Resolución 0007 correspondiente a los requisitos fitosanitarios para la importación de semillas de lechuga originarias...
Resolución 0007 correspondiente a los requisitos fitosanitarios para la importación de semillas de lechuga originarias desde Chile a Ecuador.
Products (free text): Semillas de lechuga (Lactuca sativa) 30/05/2021 ES Full text
Brazil G/SPS/N/BRA/1674/Add.1
Normative Instruction number 87, 15 March 2021
The Draft Normative Instruction number 814, 12 May 2020 - previously notified through G/SPS/N/BRA/1674 - which establishes the lists of vegetable species authorized for the production of vegetable fats and oils, profiles of fatty acids, additional...
Products (free text): HS Code(s): 2106; ICS Code(s): 13, 65   EN  
Brazil G/SPS/N/BRA/1675/Add.1
Resolution - RDC number 481, 15 March 2021
The Draft Resolution number 813, 12 May 2020 - previously notified through  G/SPS/N/BRA/1675 - which establishes heath requirements for vegetable fats and oils, was adopted as Resolution - RDC number 481, 15 March 2021. This regulation will be also...
Products (free text): HS Code(s): 2106; ICS Code(s): 13, 65   EN  
Japan G/SPS/N/JPN/826/Add.1
Amendment to "Ministerial Ordinance on the Specifications and Standards of Feeds and Feed Additives" (Ordinance No. 35...
The proposed amendment notified in G/SPS/N/JPN/826 (dated 19 January 2021) has been published in "KAMPO" (9 March 2021) (Official Government Gazette available in Japanese only). The date of entry into force: 9 March 2021
Products (free text): Alkaline protease as a feed additive   EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/282
The Ministerial Decree No.608/2020 (2 pages, in Arabic) mandating the Egyptian Standard ES 8335 “Unrefined Shea Butter”...
The Ministerial Decree No. 608/2020 gives the producers and importers a six- month transitional period to abide by the corrigendum (1/2020) of the Egyptian Standard ES 8335 “Unrefined Shea Butter”. This standard applies to unrefined shea butter...
ICS codes: 67.200.10   EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/283
The Ministerial Decree No. 611/2020 (2 pages, in Arabic) mandating the Egyptian Standard ES 8390 "General Standard for...
The Ministerial Decree No. 611/2020 gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the Egyptian Standard ES 8390 "General Standard for Cheese” (9 pages, in Arabic). Moreover ES 8390 cancels and supersedes the...
ICS codes: 67.100.30   EN  
Israel G/TBT/N/ISR/1183/Corr.1
SI 877 Part 1 - Frozen vegetables and fruits: General
The following paragraph should be added to item 6: Only the requirements of the following sections of the proposed standard SI 877 part 1 shall be mandatory after entry into force: Standard's scope, except for the expansion to products intended...
Products (free text): Frozen vegetables and fruits   EN  
Israel G/TBT/N/ISR/1185/Corr.1
SI 877 Part 2 - Frozen vegetables and fruits: Frozen carrot
The following paragraph should be added to item 6: Only the requirements of the following sections of the proposed standard SI 877 part 2 shall be mandatory after entry into force: Standard's scope, except for the expansion to products intended...
Products (free text): Frozen carrot   EN  
Israel G/TBT/N/ISR/1186/Corr.1
SI 877 Part 3.1 - Frozen vegetables and fruits: Frozen whole kernel corn ; SI 877 Part 3.2 - Frozen vegetables and...
The following paragraph should be added to item 6: Only the requirements of the following sections of both proposed standards, SI 877 part 3.1 (frozen whole kernel corn) and SI 877 part 3.2 (frozen corn-on-the-cob), shall be mandatory after entry...
Products (free text): Frozen corn   EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/1/Add.17
The Egyptian Standard ES 4037 "Cake and Cake Mixtures Powder" (10 Pages, In Arabic).
Products covered: ICS: 67.060 (Cereals, pulses and derived products) This addendum concerns the notification of the Ministerial Decree No. 608/2020 (2 pages, in Arabic) that gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide...
Products (free text): Food products   EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/1/Add.18
The Egyptian standard ES 336-1 "Carbonated Beverages - part 1: General" (partial amendment in 1 page, in Arabic).
Products covered: ICS: 67.160.20 Non-alcoholic beverages. This addendum concerns the notification of the Ministerial Decree No.608/2020 (2 pages, in Arabic) that gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the...
Products (free text): Food products   EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/2/Add.18
The Egyptian Standard ES 1183-3 "Semi-Hard Cheese Part 3: Edam Cheese" (10 Pages, In Arabic).
Products covered: ICS: 67.100.30 (Cheese) This addendum concerns the notification of the Ministerial Decree No. 608/2020 (2 pages, in Arabic) that gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the Egyptian Standard ES...
Products (free text): Food products   EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/2/Add.19
The Egyptian Standard ES 1183-1 "Semi-Hard Cheese, Part 1: Gouda Cheese" (11 Pages, In Arabic).
Products covered: ICS: 67.100.30 (Cheese) This addendum concerns the notification of the Ministerial Decree No. 608/2020 (2 pages, in Arabic) that gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the Egyptian Standard ES...
Products (free text): Food products   EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/2/Add.20
The Egyptian Standard ES 1007-3 "Hard Cheese Part 3: Emmental Cheese” (11 Pages, In Arabic).
Products covered: ICS: 67.100.30 (Cheese) This addendum concerns the notification of the Ministerial Decree No. 608/2020 (2 pages, in Arabic) that gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the Egyptian Standard ES...
Products (free text): Food products   EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/3/Add.41
The Egyptian Standard ES 1595-2 "Rubber Gloves Used For Medical Purposes Part 2: Single – Use Medical Examination Gloves...
Products covered: (ICS 11.140) Hospital equipment, (ICS 83.140.99) Other rubber and plastics products. This addendum concerns the notification of the Ministerial Decree No. 609 /2020 (3 pages, in Arabic) that gives the producers and importers a...
Products (free text): Chemical, textile and engineering products   EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/34/Add.8
The Egyptian Standard ES 1649 "Durum Wheat Semolina And Durum Wheat Flour" (10 Pages, In Arabic).
Products covered: 67.060 (Cereals, pulses and derived products) This addendum concerns the notification of the Ministerial Decree No 608/2020 (2 pages, in Arabic) that gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the...
Products (free text): Food products   EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/16/Add.4
The Egyptian Standard ES 3123-3 "Safety of toys - Part 3: Migration of certain elements" (64 pages, in English).
Products covered: toys (ICS 97.200.50) This addendum concerns the notification of the Ministerial Decree No. 609 /2020 (3 pages, in Arabic) that gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the Egyptian Standard ES...
Products (free text): Toys   EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/165/Add.2
The Egyptian Standard ES 8117-1 "Child use and care articles – baby carriers – safety requirements and test methods -...
Products covered: (ICS: 97.190) Equipment for children This addendum concerns the notification of the Ministerial Decree No. 609 /2020 (3 pages, in Arabic) that gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the...
Products (free text): Equipment for children - Child use and care articles. ICS:...   EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/183/Add.1
The Egyptian Standard ES 3123-14 "Safety of toys-part 14: Trampolines for domestic use" (50 pages, in English)
Products covered: ICS: 97.200.50 (Toys) This addendum concerns the notification of the Ministerial Decree No. 609 /2020 (3 pages, in Arabic) that gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the Egyptian Standard ES...
Products (free text): ICS: 97.200.50 (Toys)   EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/235/Add.1
The Egyptian Standard ES 7195-1 "Furniture - bunk beds and high beds part 1: safety, Strength and durability...
Products covered: (ICS 97.140 – Furniture) This addendum concerns the notification of the Ministerial Decree No. 610 /2020 (4 pages, in Arabic) that gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the Egyptian Standard...
ICS codes: 97.140, 97.140
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Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/236/Add.1
The Egyptian Standard ES 8350-2 "Laminated Veneer Lumber (LVL) - Bonding quality - Part 2: Requirements" (9 page(s), in...
Products covered: (ICS 79.060.99) Other wood-based panels This addendum concerns the notification of the Ministerial Decree No. 610 /2020 (4 pages, in Arabic) that gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the...
ICS codes: 79.060.99, 79.060.99   EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/250/Add.1
The Egyptian Standard ES 2799-1 "Plywood used in concrete shuttering works - Part 1: specification" (19 page(s), in...
Products covered: (ICS:91.100.10) Cement. Gypsum. Lime. Mortar This addendum concerns the notification of the Ministerial Decree No. 610 /2020 ( 4  pages, in Arabic) that gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by...
ICS codes: 79.060.10, 79.060.10   EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/251/Add.1
The Egyptian Standard ES 2799-2 for "Plywood used in concrete shuttering works - Part 2: Test methods " (15 page(s), in...
Products covered: (ICS 79.060.10) Plywood This addendum concerns the notification of the Ministerial Decree No. 610 /2020 (4 pages, in Arabic) that gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the Egyptian Standard...
ICS codes: 79.060.10, 79.060.10   EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/257/Add.1
The Egyptian Standard ES 4436-1 "Injection containers and accessories — Part 1: Injection vials made of glass tubing"...
Products covered: (ICS 11.040.20) Transfusion, infusion and injection equipment This addendum concerns the notification of the Ministerial Decree No. 610 /2020 (4 pages, in Arabic) that gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional...
ICS codes: 11.040.20, 11.040.20   EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/215/Rev.1/Add.1
The Egyptian Standard ES 1739 "Standard Specification for “Fiberglass” (Glass-Fiber-Reinforced Thermosetting-Resin)...
Products covered: (ICS 23.040.20) Plastic pipes This addendum concerns the notification of the Ministerial Decree No. 609 /2020 (3 pages, in Arabic) that gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the Egyptian...
ICS codes: 23.040.20, 23.040.20   EN  
United States of America G/TBT/N/USA/1625/Add.1
Energy Conservation Program: Test Procedure for Room Air Conditioners
Energy Conservation Program: Test Procedure for Room Air Conditioners AGENCY: Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Department of Energy ACTION: Final rule SUMMARY: On 11 June 2020, the U.S. Department of Energy ("DOE") issued a notice...
Products (free text): Room air conditioners   EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/3/Add.42
The Egyptian Standard ES 4756-2 “Cement - Part 2: Assessment and verification of constancy of performance” (26 pages, in...
Products covered: (ICS:91.100.10) Cement. Gypsum. Lime. Mortar This addendum concerns the notification of the Ministerial Decree No. 609 /2020 (3 pages, in Arabic) that gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by...
Products (free text): Chemical, textile and engineering products   EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/66/Add.1
The Egyptian Standard ES 7670 "Child care articles - Baby walking frames - Safety requirements and test methods“ (64...
Products covered: (ICS 97.190) - Equipment for children This addendum concerns the notification of the Ministerial Decree No. 609 /2020 (3 pages, in Arabic) that gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the...
Products (free text): Child use and care articles   EN
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Chinese Taipei G/SPS/N/TPKM/570
The Draft Amendment of Standards for Specification, Scope, Application and Limitation of Food Additives
In order to comply with the abolition of the dairy product hygiene standards on 1 July 2021, the regulation for the use of food additives for dairy products is planned to be included in the "Standards for Specification, Scope, Application and...
Description: Food additives to be used in foods 15/07/2021 EN  
United States of America G/TBT/N/USA/1746
Automatic Identification System Channels
Proposed rule - In this document, a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) adopted by the Federal Communications Commission (Commission) fulfils the Commission's statutory duty pursuant to Section 8416 of the National Defense Authorization Act for...
Description: Automatic identification system channels 06/08/2021 EN Full text
United States of America G/TBT/N/USA/1717/Rev.1
Energy Conservation Program for Appliance Standards: Procedures, Interpretations, and Policies for Consideration in New...
The U.S. Department of Energy ("DOE" or the "Department") proposed major revisions to the Department's "Procedures, Interpretations, and Policies for Consideration of New or Revised Energy Conservation Standards and Test Procedures for Consumer...
Description: Appliance Standards 23/08/2021 EN Full text
Chinese Taipei G/SPS/N/TPKM/569
Those foods, food additives, food utensils, food containers or packaging classified under 3 specific CCC Codes
Commodities classified under one specific CCC Code shall follow the "Regulations of Inspection of Imported Foods and Related Products" if they are used for foods, food additives, food utensils, food containers or packaging. The importers shall apply...
Description: Foods, food additives, food utensils, food containers or... 06/09/2021 EN Full text
Ukraine G/TBT/N/UKR/196
Draft Resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine "On Amendments to the Technical Regulation on railway...
The draft Resolution is aimed to specify the scope of the Technical Regulations, to regulate at the legislative level the possibility of applying conformity assessment modules in the sphere of railway transport while assessing the conformity of...
Description: Railway rolling stock and railway infrastructure 06/09/2021 EN Full text
Saudi Arabia, Kingdom of G/TBT/N/SAU/1206
Audio/video, information and communication technology equipment - Part 1: Safety requirements
SASO-IEC-62368-1:2020 (Audio/video, information and communication technology equipment – Part 1: Safety requirements)
ICS codes: 33.160.01, 35.020 06/09/2021 EN  
United States of America G/TBT/N/USA/1747
Energy Conservation Program: Test Procedure for Dehumidifying Direct Expansion-Dedicated Outdoor Air Systems
Notice of proposed rulemaking and request for comment - The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is proposing to establish definitions for "direct expansion-dedicated outdoor air systems" (DX- DOAS or DX-DOASes) and "dehumidifying direct...
Description: Direct expansion-dedicated outdoor air systems 07/09/2021 EN Full text
Canada G/SPS/N/CAN/1400
Proposed Maximum Residue Limit: Dicamba (PMRL2021-20)
The objective of the notified document PMRL2021-20 is to consult on the listed maximum residue limit (MRL) for dicamba that has been proposed by Health Canada's Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA).   MRL (ppm)1        Raw Agricultural...
Description: Pesticide dicamba in or on undelinted cotton seeds (ICS... 12/09/2021 EN FR  
Canada G/SPS/N/CAN/1401
Proposed Maximum Residue Limit: Ametoctradin (PMRL2021-21)
The objective of the notified document PMRL2021-21 is to consult on the listed maximum residue limit (MRL) for ametoctradin that has been proposed by Health Canada's Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA).   MRL (ppm)1     Raw Agricultural...
Description: Pesticide ametoctradin in or on caneberries (ICS Codes:... 12/09/2021 EN FR  
Canada G/SPS/N/CAN/1402
Proposed Maximum Residue Limit: Pyridate (PMRL2021-22)
The objective of the notified document PMRL2021-22 is to consult on the listed maximum residue limits (MRLs) for pyridate that have been proposed by Health Canada's Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA).   MRL (ppm)1      Raw Agricultural...
Description: Pesticide pyridate in or on various commodities (ICS Codes:... 19/09/2021 EN FR  
Ukraine G/SPS/N/UKR/163
The draft Order of the Ministry of economy of Ukraine "On approval of the Procedure for recognition of equivalence of...
According to the draft Order, recognition of the equivalence of state control system of the exporting country and the state control system of Ukraine is possible upon receipt of a request from the competent authority of the exporting country in which...
Description: Multiple products   EN Full text
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Ukraine G/SPS/N/UKR/164
The Order of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine No. 961 "On Amending hygienic norms and regulations for safe usage of...
The Order approves the hygienic norms and regulations for safe usage of pesticides and agrochemicals.
Description: Pesticides and agrochemicals   EN Full text
Brazil G/TBT/N/BRA/1207
Inmetro Ordinance N° 282, 28 June 2021.
Consolidated Metrological Technical Regulation for cargo tanks mounted on railway vehicles
ICS codes: 45.060.20   EN Full text
Brazil G/TBT/N/BRA/500/Add.4
Consolidation of technical regulation for ceramic and concrete roofing tiles
National Institute of Metrology, Quality and Technology - Inmetro, issued Ordinance No. 276, 25 June 2021 that approves the consolidation of technical regulation for ceramic and concrete roofing tiles The aim of the consolidation of the regulation...
Description: Ceramic roofing tiles (HS - 69.05) or concrete tiles (HS -...   EN  
United States of America G/TBT/N/USA/424/Add.7
Implementation of Revised Lacey Act Provisions
TITLE: Implementation of Revised Lacey Act Provisions AGENCY: Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) ACTION: Notice SUMMARY: The Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 amended the Lacey Act to...
Description: Plants, plant products  (HS: 6-1, 0602, 4403;  ICS:  13.020,...   EN Full text
Brazil G/TBT/N/BRA/377/Add.2
Technical regulation for festive articles - Consolidated
National Institute of Metrology, Quality and Technology - Inmetro, issued Ordinance 277, 25 June 2021 that consolidates the technical regulation for festive articles. The aim of the consolidation of the regulation is to attend decree no. 10.139 of...
Description: Festive or other entertainment articles, including conjuring...   EN  
United States of America G/TBT/N/USA/703/Add.4
Energy Conservation Program for Consumer Products: Test Procedures for Residential Furnace Fans
TITLE: Energy Conservation Program: Test Procedures for Consumer Products; Early Assessment Review: Consumer Furnace Fans AGENCY: Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Department of Energy ACTION: Request for information SUMMARY: The...
Description: Furnace fans (HS 8414; ICS 13.020, 23.120)   EN Full text
United States of America G/TBT/N/USA/1721/Add.1
Airworthiness Directives; The Boeing Company Airplanes
TITLE: Airworthiness Directives; The Boeing Company Airplanes AGENCY: Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOT ACTION: Final rule SUMMARY: The FAA is adopting a new airworthiness directive (AD) for certain The Boeing Company Model 737-8 and...
Description: Boeing model 737-8 and 737-9 airplanes; fuel quantity...   EN  
Brazil G/TBT/N/BRA/793/Add.1/Corr.1
Rectification of Inmetro Ordinance 251, 9 June 2021, published in the Federal Official Gazette on 14 June 2021, Section...
The rectification text is available only in Portuguese and can be downloaded at:
Description: Net content of frozen fish fillet, toothpaste, bar wash soap...   EN Full text
United States of America G/TBT/N/USA/521/Add.5
Energy Efficiency Standards for Manufactured Housing
TITLE: Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement for Energy Conservation Standards for Manufactured Housing AGENCY: Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, U.S. Department of Energy ACTION: Notice of intent to prepare...
Description: Manufactured housing (HS: 8716, ICS: 91.010, 91.040.30) ;   EN Full text
Ukraine G/TBT/N/UKR/183/Add.1
The draft Resolution of Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine "On Amendments to Annexes 3 and 4 to the Technical regulation on...
Ukraine informs that the draft Resolution of Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine "On Amendments to Annexes 3 and 4 to the Technical regulation on the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment"...
Description: Electrical and electronic equipment   EN  
Ukraine G/TBT/N/UKR/178/Add.1
Draft Resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine "On Approval of Technical regulation on marine equipment"
Ukraine informs that the draft Resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine "On Approval of Technical regulation on marine equipment" (G/TBT/N/UKR/178) was adopted on 30 June 2021, published on 3 July 2021 (Resolution No. 676) and will enter...
Description: Marine equipment intended for installation on board ship   EN  

 

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European Union G/TBT/N/EU/792
Draft Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) …/...of XXX amending Regulation (EU) 2019/787 of the European Parliament and...
This act lays down the obligation to indicate the legal name of the spirit drink in the same visual field as a compound term, in case of a spirit drink resulting from the combination of a spirit drink with one or more foodstuffs.
Products (free text): Spirit Drinks 29/04/2021 EN Full text
European Union G/TBT/N/EU/793
Draft Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) …/... of XXX amending Regulation (EU) 2019/787 of the European Parliament and...
This act lays down the obligation to indicate the legal name of the spirit drink in the same visual field as an allusion, in case of direct or indirect reference to one or more categories of spirit drinks or geographical indications for spirit drinks...
Products (free text): Spirit Drinks 29/04/2021 EN Full text
Brazil G/SPS/N/BRA/1917
Draft resolution number 1019, 11 March 2021, regarding the active ingredient S17 - SOPHORA FLAVESCENS of the Monograph...
This Draft resolution incorporates the following changes for the active ingredient S17 - SOPHORA FLAVESCENS from the Relation of Monographies of Active Ingredients of Pesticides, Household Cleaning Products and Wood Preservers, all in the modality of...
Products (free text): HS Code(s): 440398; ICS Code(s): 13, 65 15/05/2021 EN Full text
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Brazil G/SPS/N/BRA/1925
Draft resolution number 1027, 11 March 2021, regarding the active ingredient A11 - AMETRINA (ametryn) of the Monograph...
This Draft resolution incorporates the following changes for the active ingredient A11 - AMETRINA (ametryn) from the Relation of Monographies of Active Ingredients of Pesticides, Household Cleaning Products and Wood Preservers, all in the modality of...
Products (free text): HS Code(s): 071410; ICS Code(s): 13, 65 15/05/2021 EN Full text
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Brazil G/TBT/N/BRA/1156
Public Consultation 14, 24 March 2021.
Public Consultation Proposal for update the attachment to Act No. 3153, of 12 June 2020 about the technical requirements for Base Station (BS) conformance assessment with New Radio (NR) for Frequency Range 2 (FR2) of 5G mobile network.
Products (free text): HS 85 ICS 33. Telecommunication equipment 24/05/2021 EN  
European Union G/TBT/N/EU/789
Draft Commission Delegated Regulation supplementing Regulation (EU) 2019/2144 of the European Parliament and of the...
The intelligent speed assistance (ISA) systems have to provide feedback to the driver in case of over-speed conditions and car manufacturers have a free choice of four methodologies that have all been assessed as appropriate and effective. The system...
Products (free text): Motor vehicles of categories M and N 24/05/2021 EN FR Full text
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Brazil G/TBT/N/BRA/1157
Public Consultation N° 08, 25 March 2021
Public Consultation for Inmetro's Regulatory Model. The Annex of the Ordinance establishes the principles and guidelines to be observed for the improvement of regulatory action. Criticisms and suggestions should be forwarded in the spreadsheet model...
Products (free text): Public Consultation for Inmetro's Regulatory Model 27/05/2021 EN  
Brazil G/TBT/N/BRA/513/Add.2
Public Consultation - Technical Quality Regulation and Compliance Assessment Requirements for Refrigerators
National Institute of Metrology, Quality and Technology – Inmetro, issued Public Consultation 7, 25 March 2021, which proposes to amend the Technical Quality Regulation and Compliance Assessment Requirements for Refrigerators and the like,...
Products (free text): Refrigerators, freezers and other refrigerating or freezing... 27/05/2021 EN  
Japan G/TBT/N/JPN/695
Partial Amendment of Ordinance for Enforcement of the Radio Act etc.
Amendment of the regulations for the above system.
Products (free text): Ku-band non-geostationary satellite communications systems... 29/05/2021 EN Full text
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/284
The Ministerial Decree No. 610 /2020 (4 pages, in Arabic) mandating the Egyptian Standard ES 3043 “Plastics sacks for...
The Ministerial Decree No. 610 /2020 gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the Egyptian standard ES 3043. This standard specifies the general characteristics, test methods and requirements for sacks, bags and...
ICS codes: 55.080 29/05/2021 EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/285
The Ministerial Decree No. 609 /2020 (3 pages, in Arabic) mandating the Egyptian Standard ES 3123-7 "Safety of toys -...
The Ministerial Decree No. 609 /2020 gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the Egyptian standard ES 3123-7. This standard specifies requirements for the substances and materials used in finger paints and...
ICS codes: 97.200.50 29/05/2021 EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/286
The Ministerial Decree No. 609 /2020 (3 pages, in Arabic) mandating the Egyptian Standard ES 3123-8 "Safety of toys -...
The Ministerial Decree No. 609 /2020 gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the Egyptian standard ES 3123-8. This standard specifies requirements and test methods for activity toys for domestic use often...
ICS codes: 97.200.50 29/05/2021 EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/287
The Ministerial Decree No. 610 /2020 (4 pages, in Arabic) mandating the Egyptian Standard ES 7094 "Child use and care...
The Ministerial Decree No. 610 /2020 gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the Egyptian standard ES 7094. This standard specifies safety requirements relating to the materials, construction, performance,...
ICS codes: 97.190 29/05/2021 EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/288
The Ministerial Decree No. 610/2020 (4 pages, in Arabic) mandating the Egyptian Standard ES 8398 “Safety data sheet for...
The Ministerial Decree No. 610 /2020 gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the Egyptian standard ES 8398. This standard defines sections, content, and general format of the safety data sheet (SDS) for chemical...
ICS codes: 71.100.01 29/05/2021 EN  
Israel G/TBT/N/ISR/1193
SI 994 part 1 - Air conditioners: Safety and operational requirements
Proposed first amendment to the Mandatory Standard SI 994 part 1 dealing with the safety and operational requirements of air conditioners. This amendment replaces the last sentence of section 22.201 dealing with refrigerants and determines that in...
Products (free text): Air conditioners 29/05/2021 EN Full text
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/289
Ministerial Decree No. 609 /2020 (3 pages, in Arabic) mandating the Egyptian Standard ES 372 for "Gas-fired...
The Ministerial Decree No. 609 /2020 gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the Egyptian standard ES 372. This standard specifies the specifications and test methods concerning the construction, safety,...
ICS codes: 91.140.10 29/05/2021 EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/290
The Ministerial Decree No. 609 /2020 (3 pages, in Arabic) mandating the Egyptian Standard ES 6010 for "passenger lifts...
The Ministerial Decree No. 609 /2020 gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the Egyptian standard ES 6010. This standard specifies the grades and quality, the dimensional characteristics, the dimensional and...
ICS codes: 91.140.90 29/05/2021 EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/291
The Ministerial Decree No. 610 /2020 (4 pages, in Arabic) mandating the Egyptian Standard ES 5969-1 "Water meters for...
The Ministerial Decree No. 610 /2020 gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the Egyptian standard ES 5969-1. This standard specifies metrological and technical requirements of water meters for cold potable...
ICS codes: 91.140.60 29/05/2021 EN  
Ecuador G/SPS/N/ECU/253
Resolución 0007 correspondiente a los requisitos fitosanitarios para la importación de semillas de lechuga originarias...
Resolución 0007 correspondiente a los requisitos fitosanitarios para la importación de semillas de lechuga originarias desde Chile a Ecuador.
Products (free text): Semillas de lechuga (Lactuca sativa) 30/05/2021 ES Full text
Brazil G/SPS/N/BRA/1674/Add.1
Normative Instruction number 87, 15 March 2021
The Draft Normative Instruction number 814, 12 May 2020 - previously notified through G/SPS/N/BRA/1674 - which establishes the lists of vegetable species authorized for the production of vegetable fats and oils, profiles of fatty acids, additional...
Products (free text): HS Code(s): 2106; ICS Code(s): 13, 65   EN  
Brazil G/SPS/N/BRA/1675/Add.1
Resolution - RDC number 481, 15 March 2021
The Draft Resolution number 813, 12 May 2020 - previously notified through  G/SPS/N/BRA/1675 - which establishes heath requirements for vegetable fats and oils, was adopted as Resolution - RDC number 481, 15 March 2021. This regulation will be also...
Products (free text): HS Code(s): 2106; ICS Code(s): 13, 65   EN  
Japan G/SPS/N/JPN/826/Add.1
Amendment to "Ministerial Ordinance on the Specifications and Standards of Feeds and Feed Additives" (Ordinance No. 35...
The proposed amendment notified in G/SPS/N/JPN/826 (dated 19 January 2021) has been published in "KAMPO" (9 March 2021) (Official Government Gazette available in Japanese only). The date of entry into force: 9 March 2021
Products (free text): Alkaline protease as a feed additive   EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/282
The Ministerial Decree No.608/2020 (2 pages, in Arabic) mandating the Egyptian Standard ES 8335 “Unrefined Shea Butter”...
The Ministerial Decree No. 608/2020 gives the producers and importers a six- month transitional period to abide by the corrigendum (1/2020) of the Egyptian Standard ES 8335 “Unrefined Shea Butter”. This standard applies to unrefined shea butter...
ICS codes: 67.200.10   EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/283
The Ministerial Decree No. 611/2020 (2 pages, in Arabic) mandating the Egyptian Standard ES 8390 "General Standard for...
The Ministerial Decree No. 611/2020 gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the Egyptian Standard ES 8390 "General Standard for Cheese” (9 pages, in Arabic). Moreover ES 8390 cancels and supersedes the...
ICS codes: 67.100.30   EN  
Israel G/TBT/N/ISR/1183/Corr.1
SI 877 Part 1 - Frozen vegetables and fruits: General
The following paragraph should be added to item 6: Only the requirements of the following sections of the proposed standard SI 877 part 1 shall be mandatory after entry into force: Standard's scope, except for the expansion to products intended...
Products (free text): Frozen vegetables and fruits   EN  
Israel G/TBT/N/ISR/1185/Corr.1
SI 877 Part 2 - Frozen vegetables and fruits: Frozen carrot
The following paragraph should be added to item 6: Only the requirements of the following sections of the proposed standard SI 877 part 2 shall be mandatory after entry into force: Standard's scope, except for the expansion to products intended...
Products (free text): Frozen carrot   EN  
Israel G/TBT/N/ISR/1186/Corr.1
SI 877 Part 3.1 - Frozen vegetables and fruits: Frozen whole kernel corn ; SI 877 Part 3.2 - Frozen vegetables and...
The following paragraph should be added to item 6: Only the requirements of the following sections of both proposed standards, SI 877 part 3.1 (frozen whole kernel corn) and SI 877 part 3.2 (frozen corn-on-the-cob), shall be mandatory after entry...
Products (free text): Frozen corn   EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/1/Add.17
The Egyptian Standard ES 4037 "Cake and Cake Mixtures Powder" (10 Pages, In Arabic).
Products covered: ICS: 67.060 (Cereals, pulses and derived products) This addendum concerns the notification of the Ministerial Decree No. 608/2020 (2 pages, in Arabic) that gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide...
Products (free text): Food products   EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/1/Add.18
The Egyptian standard ES 336-1 "Carbonated Beverages - part 1: General" (partial amendment in 1 page, in Arabic).
Products covered: ICS: 67.160.20 Non-alcoholic beverages. This addendum concerns the notification of the Ministerial Decree No.608/2020 (2 pages, in Arabic) that gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the...
Products (free text): Food products   EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/2/Add.18
The Egyptian Standard ES 1183-3 "Semi-Hard Cheese Part 3: Edam Cheese" (10 Pages, In Arabic).
Products covered: ICS: 67.100.30 (Cheese) This addendum concerns the notification of the Ministerial Decree No. 608/2020 (2 pages, in Arabic) that gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the Egyptian Standard ES...
Products (free text): Food products   EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/2/Add.19
The Egyptian Standard ES 1183-1 "Semi-Hard Cheese, Part 1: Gouda Cheese" (11 Pages, In Arabic).
Products covered: ICS: 67.100.30 (Cheese) This addendum concerns the notification of the Ministerial Decree No. 608/2020 (2 pages, in Arabic) that gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the Egyptian Standard ES...
Products (free text): Food products   EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/2/Add.20
The Egyptian Standard ES 1007-3 "Hard Cheese Part 3: Emmental Cheese” (11 Pages, In Arabic).
Products covered: ICS: 67.100.30 (Cheese) This addendum concerns the notification of the Ministerial Decree No. 608/2020 (2 pages, in Arabic) that gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the Egyptian Standard ES...
Products (free text): Food products   EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/3/Add.41
The Egyptian Standard ES 1595-2 "Rubber Gloves Used For Medical Purposes Part 2: Single – Use Medical Examination Gloves...
Products covered: (ICS 11.140) Hospital equipment, (ICS 83.140.99) Other rubber and plastics products. This addendum concerns the notification of the Ministerial Decree No. 609 /2020 (3 pages, in Arabic) that gives the producers and importers a...
Products (free text): Chemical, textile and engineering products   EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/34/Add.8
The Egyptian Standard ES 1649 "Durum Wheat Semolina And Durum Wheat Flour" (10 Pages, In Arabic).
Products covered: 67.060 (Cereals, pulses and derived products) This addendum concerns the notification of the Ministerial Decree No 608/2020 (2 pages, in Arabic) that gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the...
Products (free text): Food products   EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/16/Add.4
The Egyptian Standard ES 3123-3 "Safety of toys - Part 3: Migration of certain elements" (64 pages, in English).
Products covered: toys (ICS 97.200.50) This addendum concerns the notification of the Ministerial Decree No. 609 /2020 (3 pages, in Arabic) that gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the Egyptian Standard ES...
Products (free text): Toys   EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/165/Add.2
The Egyptian Standard ES 8117-1 "Child use and care articles – baby carriers – safety requirements and test methods -...
Products covered: (ICS: 97.190) Equipment for children This addendum concerns the notification of the Ministerial Decree No. 609 /2020 (3 pages, in Arabic) that gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the...
Products (free text): Equipment for children - Child use and care articles. ICS:...   EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/183/Add.1
The Egyptian Standard ES 3123-14 "Safety of toys-part 14: Trampolines for domestic use" (50 pages, in English)
Products covered: ICS: 97.200.50 (Toys) This addendum concerns the notification of the Ministerial Decree No. 609 /2020 (3 pages, in Arabic) that gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the Egyptian Standard ES...
Products (free text): ICS: 97.200.50 (Toys)   EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/235/Add.1
The Egyptian Standard ES 7195-1 "Furniture - bunk beds and high beds part 1: safety, Strength and durability...
Products covered: (ICS 97.140 – Furniture) This addendum concerns the notification of the Ministerial Decree No. 610 /2020 (4 pages, in Arabic) that gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the Egyptian Standard...
ICS codes: 97.140, 97.140
HS codes: 9403
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Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/236/Add.1
The Egyptian Standard ES 8350-2 "Laminated Veneer Lumber (LVL) - Bonding quality - Part 2: Requirements" (9 page(s), in...
Products covered: (ICS 79.060.99) Other wood-based panels This addendum concerns the notification of the Ministerial Decree No. 610 /2020 (4 pages, in Arabic) that gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the...
ICS codes: 79.060.99, 79.060.99   EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/250/Add.1
The Egyptian Standard ES 2799-1 "Plywood used in concrete shuttering works - Part 1: specification" (19 page(s), in...
Products covered: (ICS:91.100.10) Cement. Gypsum. Lime. Mortar This addendum concerns the notification of the Ministerial Decree No. 610 /2020 ( 4  pages, in Arabic) that gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by...
ICS codes: 79.060.10, 79.060.10   EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/251/Add.1
The Egyptian Standard ES 2799-2 for "Plywood used in concrete shuttering works - Part 2: Test methods " (15 page(s), in...
Products covered: (ICS 79.060.10) Plywood This addendum concerns the notification of the Ministerial Decree No. 610 /2020 (4 pages, in Arabic) that gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the Egyptian Standard...
ICS codes: 79.060.10, 79.060.10   EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/257/Add.1
The Egyptian Standard ES 4436-1 "Injection containers and accessories — Part 1: Injection vials made of glass tubing"...
Products covered: (ICS 11.040.20) Transfusion, infusion and injection equipment This addendum concerns the notification of the Ministerial Decree No. 610 /2020 (4 pages, in Arabic) that gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional...
ICS codes: 11.040.20, 11.040.20   EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/215/Rev.1/Add.1
The Egyptian Standard ES 1739 "Standard Specification for “Fiberglass” (Glass-Fiber-Reinforced Thermosetting-Resin)...
Products covered: (ICS 23.040.20) Plastic pipes This addendum concerns the notification of the Ministerial Decree No. 609 /2020 (3 pages, in Arabic) that gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the Egyptian...
ICS codes: 23.040.20, 23.040.20   EN  
United States of America G/TBT/N/USA/1625/Add.1
Energy Conservation Program: Test Procedure for Room Air Conditioners
Energy Conservation Program: Test Procedure for Room Air Conditioners AGENCY: Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Department of Energy ACTION: Final rule SUMMARY: On 11 June 2020, the U.S. Department of Energy ("DOE") issued a notice...
Products (free text): Room air conditioners   EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/3/Add.42
The Egyptian Standard ES 4756-2 “Cement - Part 2: Assessment and verification of constancy of performance” (26 pages, in...
Products covered: (ICS:91.100.10) Cement. Gypsum. Lime. Mortar This addendum concerns the notification of the Ministerial Decree No. 609 /2020 (3 pages, in Arabic) that gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by...
Products (free text): Chemical, textile and engineering products   EN  
Egypt G/TBT/N/EGY/66/Add.1
The Egyptian Standard ES 7670 "Child care articles - Baby walking frames - Safety requirements and test methods“ (64...
Products covered: (ICS 97.190) - Equipment for children This addendum concerns the notification of the Ministerial Decree No. 609 /2020 (3 pages, in Arabic) that gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the...
Products (free text): Child use and care articles   EN

 


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