Results of China Market Textile and Footwear Spot Checks in June 2018

Vol. 1036 | July 18, 2018

Bedding Articles

In June, the Jiangsu QTS, Liaoning QTS and Jilin AIC announced the results of the special product quality supervision for bedding articles.

This spot check was conducted according to GB 18401-2010 “National general safety technical code for textile products,” GB/T 29862-2013 “Textiles – Identification of fiber content,” GB/T 22796-2009 “Quilts and quilt cover,” GB/T 22797-2009 “Sheet,” GB/T 22800-2009 “Textiles for star-tourist hotels,” GB/T 22843-2009 “Cushion and pillow,” GB/T 22844-2009 “Matched bedding,” GB/T 24252-2009 ”Silk quilts,” FZ/T 81005-2006 “Quilting goods,” GB 18383-2007 “General technical requirements for products with filling materials” and QB/T 1193-2012 “Feather and Down quilt.”

Bedding Articles

Organization

Type of Product

Batches Inspected

Batches Failed

Failure Rate

Jiangsu QTS

Bedding Articles

118

6

5.08%

Liaoning QTS

Bedding Articles

30

0

0.00%

Jilin AIC

Bedding Articles

17

6

35.29%

Primary failed items: fiber content, pH value, colorfastness to perspiration, use instruction

Children’s Apparel

In June, the Shanghai QTS, Jiangsu QTS, Anhui QTS, Hebei QTS, Liaoning QTS, Jilin AIC, Jilin QTS and Chengdu AIC announced the results of the special product quality supervision for children’s apparel.

This spot check was conducted according to GB 18401-2010 “National general safety technical code for textile products,” GB 31701-2015 “Safety Technical Code for Infant and Children’s Textile Products,” GB/T 29862-2013 “Textiles-Identification of fiber content,” GB/T 22849-2014 “Knitted T-shirt,” GB/T 8878-2014 “Cotton knitted underwear,” FZ/T 73009-2009 “Cashmere knitted goods,” FZ/T 73018-2012 “Wool knitted goods,” FZ/T 73020-2012 “Knitted casual wear,” FZ/T 73025-2013 “Knitted garment and adornment for infants,” FZ/T 73026-2014 “Knitted skirt and ladies suit,” FZ/T 73029-2009 “Knitted trousers,” FZ/T 73032-2009 “Knitted jeanswear,” FZ/T 73045-2013 “Knitted children's wear,” FZ/T 81004-2012 “Dress and ladies suit,” FZ/T 81006-2007 “Jeanswear,” FZ/T 81007-2012 “Casual wear” and FZ/T 81014-2008 “Infant wear.”

Children’s Apparel

Organization

Type of Product

Batches Inspected

Batches Failed

Failure Rate

Shanghai QTS

Children’s Apparel

80

16

20.00%

Jiangsu QTS

Children’s Apparel

96

8

8.33%

Anhui QTS

Children’s Apparel

10

1

10.00%

Hebei QTS

Children’s Apparel

30

9

30.00%

Liaoning QTS

Children’s Apparel

45

2

4.44%

Jilin AIC

School Uniform

14

3

21.43%

Jilin QTS

Children’s Apparel

32

6

18.75%

Chengdu AIC

Children’s Apparel

-

10

-

* - indicates no data published online

Primary failed items: colorfastness, pH value, formaldehyde content, use instruction, fiber content, attachment strength, AZO dyes, heavy metal content, cords and drawstrings, sewing strength

Textiles and Apparel

In June, the Zhejiang QTS, Jiangsu QTS, Guangdong QTS, Shandong QTS, Liaoning QTS, Jilin AIC, Jilin QTS and Chengdu QTS announced the results of a special product quality supervision and inspection for textiles and apparel.

The spot checks were conducted according to GB 18401 “National general safety technical code for textile products,” GB/T 5296.4-2012 “Instructions for use of products of consumer interest – Part 4: Textiles and apparel,” GB/T 29862-2013 “Textiles – Identification of fiber content,” FZ/T 73026-2006 ”Knitted skirt and ladies suit,” FZ/T 81004-2012 “Dress and ladies suit,” FZ/T 81007-2012 “Casual wear,” GB/T 2660-2008 “Shirts and blouses,” GB/T 14272-2011 “Down garments,” FZ/T 73009-2009 “Cashmere knitted goods,” FZ/T 73018-2012 “Wool knitted goods,” FZ/T 73005-2012 “Low wool content and wool like knitted goods,” FZ/T 73034-2009 “Semi-worsted wool knitted goods,” GB/T 8878-2014 “Cotton knitted underwear,” FZ/T 73012-2008 “Brassiere,” FZ/T 73017-2014 “Knitted home textiles,” FZ/T 73024-2014 “Knitted underwear with chemical fibres,” FZ/T 73022-2012 “Knitted thermal underwear,” FZ/T 73029-2009 “Knitted trousers,” FZ/T 81001-2007 “Pajamas,” GB/T 22700-2008 “Washed garments,” GB/T 22849-2014 “Knitted T-shirt,” GB/T 22853-2009 “Knitted sportswear,” GB/T 29868-2013 “General technical criterion for knitted sports protection article,” GB/T 26385-2011 “Knitted patchwork clothing,” “FZ/T 73020-2012 “Knitted casual wear,” FZ/T 81008-2011 “Jackets,” GB/T 14272-2011 “Down garments” and FZ/T 73053-2015 “Knitted down garments.”

Textiles and Apparel

Organization

Type of Product

Batches Inspected

Batches Failed

Failure Rate

Zhejiang QTS

Brassiere

15

2

13.33%

Hosiery

18

1

5.56%

Underwear

17

2

11.76%

Jiangsu QTS

Swimsuits

77

8

10.39%

Static protective clothing

52

7

13.46%

Guangdong QTS

Causal clothing

200

12

6.00%

Women’s garment

200

24

12.00%

Women’s underwear

200

19

9.50%

Shandong QTS

Shirt & blouse

30

1

3.33%

Towel

20

3

15.00%

Liaoning QTS

Swimsuits

30

1

3.33%

Jilin AIC

Apparel

74

21

28.38%

Jilin QTS

Apparel

39

14

35.90%

Chengdu QTS

Women’s and children’s garment

17

1

5.88%

Primary failed items: fiber content, use instruction, pH value, colorfastness to rubbing, colorfastness to water, colorfastness to perspiration, down content, net weight of down, formaldehyde content, seam slippage, pilling

Footwear

In June, the Shanghai QTS, Zhejiang QTS, Jiangsu QTS, Shandong QTS, Liaoning QTS, Jilin AIC and Chengdu QTS announced the results of special product quality supervision and inspection of footwear products.

This spot check was conducted according toGB 20400-2006 “Leather and fur – Limit of harmful matter,” QB/T 1002-2015 “Leather shoes,” GB/T 28011-2011 “Shanks,” GB/T 22756-2017 “Leather sandals,” QB/T 2955-2008 “Casual shoes,” GB 30585-2014 "Safety technical specification for children's footwear," QB/T 4546-2013 " Children's leather sandals," QB/T 4331-2012 "Children’s Athletic footwear," QB/T 2880-2016 “Children’s leather shoes."

Footwear

Organization

Type of Product

Batches Inspected

Batches Failed

Failure Rate

Shanghai QTS

Children’s shoes

40

12

30.00%

Zhejiang QTS

Children’s shoes

50

34

68.00%

Jiangsu QTS

Leather shoes

83

13

15.66%

Children’s shoes

70

11

15.71%

Shandong QTS

Leather shoes

10

1

10.00%

Liaoning QTS

Shoes

50

6

12.00%

Jilin AIC

Shoes

22

8

36.36%

Leather shoes

14

10

71.43%

Chengdu QTS

Children’s shoes

16

0

0.00%

Primary failed items: delamination resistance, whole shoe flexing, outsole abrasion, shanks, colorfastness, phthalates, heavy metal, upper pull out strength, outsole hardness, tensile strength, outsole thickness, formaldehyde content

For additional information please contact:

Shanghai    Ms.Yolanda Liu
Tel: +86 21 5339 7531
yolanda.liu@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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