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

Vol. 1021 | April 18, 2018

Bedding Articles

In March, the Beijing QTS, Zhejiang QTS, Jiangsu QTS, Shandong AIC, Fujian 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

Beijing QTS

Bedding Articles

11

0

0%

Zhejiang QTS

Bedding Articles

44

12

27.27%

Jiangsu QTS

Silk Quilts

85

10

11.67%

Shandong QTS

Bedding Articles

20

19

95%

Fujian QTS

Bedding Articles

20

1

5%

Jilin AIC

Bedding Articles

52

34

65.38%


Primary failed items: fiber content, use instruction, colorfastness to rubbing, colorfastness to perspiration, colorfastness to water, seam slippage, tensile strength, dimensional stability to washing, pH value and net filling weight

Children’s Apparel

In March, the Beijing QTS, Shandong AIC, Anhui AIC and He’nan QTS 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

Beijing QTS

Children’s Apparel

16

2

12.5%

Shandong AIC

Children’s Apparel

19

6

31.58%

Anhui AIC

Children’s Apparel

60

39

65%

He’nan QTS

Children’s Apparel

19

5

26.32%

Primary failed items: use instruction, fiber content, colorfastness to rubbing, pH value, colorfastness to washing, colorfastness to perspiration, colorfastness to water saliva

Textiles and Apparel

In March, the AQSIQ (now state administration for market regulation), Shanghai QTS, Shanghai AIC, Beijing AIC, Zhejiang QTS, Jiangsu AIC, Shandong AIC, Chongqing QTS, Anhui QTS, He’nan QTS, Fujian QTS, Shaanxi AIC, Shanxi AIC, Jilin AIC, Heilongjiang AIC and Hainan AIC 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,” GB/T 32614-2016 “Outdoor sportswear – Water resistant garment,” 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

AQSIQ (now state administration for market regulation)

Cashmere Knitted Apparel

90

12

13.33%

Shirts and Blouses

88

8

9.09%

Shanghai QTS

Leather Garments

50

9

18%

Women’s Undergarments

61

5

8.2%

Zhejiang QTS

Wool Knitted Apparel

5

0

0%

Wool/Cashmere Knitted Apparel

25

11

44%

Shirts and Blouses

51

10

19.61%

Adult Apparel

50

9

18%

Women’s Undergarments

32

18

56.25%

Down Articles

33

3

9.09%

Jiangsu AIC

Women’s Undergarments

97

6

6.19%

Radiation Protection Maternity Clothing

42

1

2.38%

Casual Apparel

130

16

12.31%

Shirts and Blouses

66

4

6.06%

Shandong AIC

Chengyang Qingdao

Apparel

48

10

20.83%

Pingydu Qingdao

Apparel

61

22

36.07%

Laoshan Qingdao

Apparel

20

1

5%

Shandong

Apparel

63

26

41.27%

Shandong AIC

Shirts and Blouses

17

6

35.29%

Swimming Wear and Knitted Causal Apparel

30

10

33.33%

Apparel

86

13

15.12%

Wool Knitted Apparel

3

0

0%

Down Wear

2

0

0%

Suits

2

0

0%

He’nan QTS

Cotton Apparel

6

1

16.67%

Wool/Cashmere Apparel

30

19

63.33%

Down Apparel

20

1

5%

Knitted Underwear

20

0

0%

Fujian QTS

Apparel

142

11

7.75%

Women’s Apparel

20

1

5%

Casual Apparel

20

1

5%

Winter Clothes

30

6

20%

Cotton Clothes

10

1

10%

Jilin AIC

Adult Apparel

18

13

72.22%

Undergarments

39

18

46.15%

Down Apparel

19

6

31.58%

Brand-Name Apparel

22

20

90.91%

Shanghai AIC

Apparel

93

20

21.51%

Beijing QTS

Apparel

82

1

1.22%

Chongqing QTS

Apparel

74

6

8.11%

Anhui AIC

Apparel

52

48

92.31%

Shaanxi AIC

Apparel

60

35

58.33%

Shanxi AIC

Apparel

365

112

30.68%

Heilongjiang AIC

Apparel

-

110

-

Hainan AIC

Apparel

-

22

-

* - indicates no data published online

Primary failed items: fiber content, use instruction, colorfastness to rubbing, colorfastness to water, colorfastness to perspiration, colorfastness to washing, colorfastness to light, formaldehyde, pH value, seam slippage, Azo dyes, down content, fill power, hairy and pilling, seam strength, oxygen consumption

Footwear

In March, the Shanghai QTS, Beijing QTS, Zhejiang QTS, Guangdong QTS, Shandong AIC, Chongqing QTS, Anhui AIC, He’nan QTS, Fujian QTS, Guizhou AIC, Shaanxi AIC, Shanxi AIC and Heilongjiang AIC announced the results of special product quality supervision and inspection of footwear products.

This spot check was conducted according to GB 20400-2006 “Leather and fur-Limit of harmful matter” and QB/T 1002-2015 “Leather shoes.”

Footwear

Organization

Type of Product

Batches Inspected

Batches Failed

Failure Rate

Shanghai QTS

Snow Boot

30

9

30%

Winter Leather Footwear

40

16

40%

Zhejiang QTS

Rubber Shoes

50

35

70%

Leather Footwear

50

14

28%

Shandong AIC

Jiaozhou Qingdao

Footwear

22

8

36.36%

Chengyang Qingdao

Footwear

5

0

0%

Pingydu Qingdao

Footwear

56

10

17.86%

Shandong

Footwear

24

13

54.17%

Shandong AIC

Athletic Shoes and Leather Shoes

28

4

14.29%

Anhui AIC

Children’s Shoes

60

20

33.33%

Footwear

105

42

40%

Beijing QTS

Children’s Footwear

1

1

100%

Guangdong QTS

Footwear

150

18

12%

Chongqing QTS

Children’s Footwear

455

36

7.91%

Fujian QTS

Children’s Footwear

30

9

30%

Guizhou AIC

Children’s Footwear

35

13

37.14%

Shaanxi AIC

Leather Shoes

40

25

62.5%

Shanxi AIC

Footwear

156

36

23.08%

Heilongjiang AIC

Footwear

-

47

-

He’nan QTS

Footwear

40

0

0%

* - indicates no data published online

Primary failed items: whole shoes flexing, outsole abrasion, colorfastness to rubbing, label, upper pull out strength, delamination resistance, formaldehyde content, Azo dyes, heel attachment, shanks, small attachment for children shoes, appearance, phthalates, outsole thickness

Bags

In March, the Zhejiang QTS, Shandong AIC and Heilongjiang AIC announced the results of special product quality supervision and inspection for bags.

This spot check was conducted according to QB/T 2155-2010 “Travelling case and trolley bag,” GB 20400-2006 “Leather and fur Limit of harmful matter,” QB/T 1333-2010 “Handbag and knapsack,” QB/T 2858-2007 “Schoolbag” and GB 21027-2007 “Request in common use of security for student’s articles.”

Bags

Organization

Type of Product

Batches Inspected

Batches Failed

Failure Rate

Zhejiang QTS

Handbags and Knapsacks

43

14

32.56%

Heilongjiang AIC

Bags

-

33

-

Shandong AIC

Bags

11

6

54.55%

Handbags/Knapsacks/ Travelling Case/Trolley Bag

30

0

0%

* - indicates no data published online

Primary failed items: shock impact property, drop impact property, colorfastness to rubbing, pull rod resistance to fatigue, corrosion resistance of hardware

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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