China – 2016 Updated Textile Standard List

Vol. 910 | May 24, 2016

The standardization administration of the People’s Republic of China recently released announcement No. 7 of 2016, which published updates to a number of standards. The standards include two important product standards for apparel and home textiles: GB/T 32605-2016 “Wool, cashmere quilt” and GB/T 32614-2016 "Outdoor sportswear water resistant garment," and some test method standards related to colorfastness, chemical testing and physical testing such as GB/T 6151-2016 “Textiles – Tests for colorfastness – General principle of testing,”, GB/T 32598-2016 “Textiles – Tests for colorfastness – Instrumental assessment of adjacent fabric color staining,” GB/T 20388-2016 “Textiles – Determination of the content of phthalates – Tetrahydrofuran method” and GB/T 32599-2016 “Peeling strength test method of textile accessories.” Intertek has summarized the following key updates to the standards below:

No.Standard NumberTitleReplaced StandardStandard Executed Date
Textile
Method Standard

1

GB/T 6151-2016

Textiles – Tests for colorfastness – General principle of testing

GB/T 6151-1997

11/1/2016

2

GB/T 20388-2016

Textiles – Determination of the content of phthalates – Tetrahydrofuran method

GB/T 20388-2006

11/1/2016

3

GB/T 32598-2016

Textiles – Tests for colorfastness – Instrumental assessment of adjacent fabric color staining

-

11/1/2016

4

GB/T 32599-2016

Peeling strength test method of textile accessories

 -

6/1/2016

5

GB/T 32604-2016

Textiles – Tests for colorfastness – Vocabulary of color measurement

 -

11/1/2016

6

GB/T 32607-2016

Textiles – The control guide of quality and safety factors

 -

11/1/2016

7

GB/T 32610-2016

Technical specifications of daily protective mask

 -

11/1/2016

8

GB/T 32612-2016

Textiles – Determination of 2- methyl ethyl alcohol and 2- ethyl alcohol

 -

11/1/2016

9

GB/T 32616-2016

Textiles – Tests for colorfastness – Instrumental assessment of color change

 -

11/1/2016

Product Standard

1

GB/T 32605-2016

Wool, cashmere quilt

 -

11/1/2016

2

GB/T 32614-2016

Outdoor sportswear water resistant garment

 -

11/1/2016

 

The standardization administration of the People’s Republic of China

Announcement No. 7 of 2016 of national standards can be found here:

http://www.sac.gov.cn/gzfw/ggcx/gjbzgg/201607/

 

For more information, please contact:

Shanghai Ms.Caroline Xin
Tel: +86 21 6091 7608
caroline.xin@intertek.com

Guangzhou Ms.Liu Hui Li
Tel: +86 20 2820 9274
huili.liu@intertek.com

Tianjin Ms.Linda Zhang
Tel: +86 22 2385 7393
linda.zhang@intertek.com

 

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