Results of China Market Textile and Footwear Spot Checks in April 2016

Vol. 908 | May 03, 2016

 

T-Shirts, Denim, Leather Belts, Jackets, Dresses, Hosiery

The Shanxi Bureau of Quality and Technical Supervision launched a product quality supervision and inspection for T-shirts, denim, leather belts, jackets, dresses and hosiery:

Products

Total batches

Unqualified batches

Failed items

T-shirts

60

13

Fiber content, colorfastness to light and perspiration

Denim

30

7

Fiber content, colorfastness to dry rubbing, colorfastness to water

Leather Belts

30

1

Colorfastness to rubbing

Jackets

50

5

Fiber content, colorfastness to dry rubbing, colorfastness to perspiration

Dresses

60

8

Fiber content, colorfastness to perspiration, colorfastness to water

Hosiery

30

4

Fiber content

 

Sheets, Quilt Covers, Towels, Pillow Cases, Pillows, Towelling Coverlets

The Shanxi Bureau of Quality and Technical Supervision launched a product quality supervision and inspection for sheets, quilt covers, towels, pillow cases, pillows and towelling coverlets:

Products

Total batches

Unqualified batches

Failed items

Sheets

75

8

pH value

Quilt Covers

75

10

pH value

Towels

40

3

pH value

Pillow Cases

75

7

pH value

Pillows

70

6

Stains (appearance)

Towelling Coverlets

20

0

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Women’s Undergarments

The Jiangsu Bureau of Quality and Technical Supervision launched a special product quality supervision and inspection for women’s undergarments in the first season of 2016. The spot check inspected 37 batches of samples; 3 batches were found unqualified.

Primary failed items: fiber content, pH value

 

(Outdoor) Sports Garments, Textile Products and Footwear

The Tonghua Administration of Industry and Commerce launched a product quality supervision and inspection for (outdoor) sports garments, textile products and footwear on behalf of the Jilin Administration of Industry and Commerce.

This spot check was conducted according to GB 18401-2010 “National general safety technical code for textile products,” GB 5296.4-2012 “Instructions for use of products of consumer interest – Part 4: Textiles and apparel,” GB/T 29862 “Textiles – Identification of Fiber Content,” GB 20400-2006 “Leather and fur – Limit of harmful matter,” GB 28011-2011 “Shanks for footwear.”

Products

Total batches

Unqualified batches

Failed items

(Outdoor) Sports Garments

63

4

Fiber content, pH value, colorfastness to rubbing, labeling

Textile Products

33

17

Footwear

29

19

Labeling

 

Garments, Footwear, Toys

The Siping Administration of Industry and Commerce launched a product quality supervision and inspection for garments, footwear and toys on behalf of the Jilin Administration of Industry and Commerce. The spot check inspected 60 batches of samples; the failure rate was 61.22%.

Products

Unqualified batches

Failed items

Garments

17

Fiber content, labeling, colorfastness to washing, colorfastness to perspiration, seam slippage

Footwear

25

Labeling, formaldehyde, shanks, peeling strength of upper and sole

Toys

16

Physical safety performance, labeling

 

Footwear

The Baishan Administration of Industry and Commerce launched a product quality supervision and inspection for footwear on behalf of the Jilin Administration of Industry and Commerce. The spot check inspected 68 batches of samples; 31 batches were failed; the failure rate was 41.59%.

This spot check was conducted according to QB/T 1002-2005 “Leather Shoes,” GB 28011-2011 “Shanks for footwear,” and relevant standards. The key items inspected on these samples were stiffness of shank, peeling strength of upper and sole, abrasion resistance, attachment strength of heel.

Primary failed item: appearance, labeling, stiffness of shank, the minimum length of shank, abrasion resistance, whole shoe flexing and peeling strength of upper and sole

 

For additional 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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