Results of China Market Textile, Footwear and Bags Spot Checks in July 2020

Vol. 1177 | August 07, 2020

Note: AMR is the governmental organization of domestic China, AMR is the regional merged governmental organization of QTS and AIC. QTS is short for the Bureau of Quality and Technical Supervision, AIC is short for the Administration for Industry and Commerce, AMR is short for the Administration for Market Regulation, SAMR is short for the State Administration for Market Regulation.

Textiles

In July, the Guangdong AMR, Shandong AMR, Tianjin AMR, Henan AMR, Hainan AMR and Ningbo AMR announced the results of the special product quality supervision for textiles.

This spot check was conducted according to GB 18401-2010 “National general safety technical code for textile products,” GB 18383-2007 “General technical requirement for products with filling materials,” GB/T 22864-2009 “Towel,” GB/T 32610-2016 “Technical specification of daily protective mask,” and FZ/T 73037-2010 “Knitted sports socks.”

Textiles

Organization

Type of Product

Batches Inspected

Batches Failed

Failure Rate

Guangdong AMR

Non-medical mask

653

174

26.65%

Shandong AMR

Products with filling materials

30

2

6.67%

Tianjin AMR

Civil mask & non-woven fabrics

45

11

24.44%

Henan AMR

Towel

37

7

18.92%

Hainan AMR

Non-medical mask

9

3

33.33%

Hosiery

22

12

54.55%

Ningbo AMR

Non-medical mask

92

39

42.39%

Primary failed items: Fiber content, use instruction (label), filtering efficiency, particle protective performance 

Children’s Apparel

In July, the Shandong AMR announced the results of the special product quality supervision and inspection for children’s apparel.

The spot checks were 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 31900-2015 “Woven children’s clothing,” GB/T 33271-2016 “Woven garments for infants,” FZ/T 73025-2013 “Knitted garment and adornment for infant,” and FZ/T 73045-2013 “Knitted children’s wear.”

Children’s Apparel

Organization

Type of Product

Batches Inspected

Batches Failed

Failure Rate

Shandong AMR

Infant and children’s garments

40

9

22.50%

Primary failed items: Fiber content, cords and drawstrings, colorfastness 

Apparel

In July, the Shandong AMR, Henan AMR, Hainan AMR and Chengdu AMR announced the results of the special product quality supervision and inspection for apparel.

The spot checks were conducted according to GB 18401-2010 “National general safety technical code for textile products,” GB/T 14272-2011 “Down garments,” GB/T 22849-2014 “Knitted T-shirt,” FZ/T 73009-2009 “Cashmere knitted goods,” FZ/T 73013-2017 “Knitted swimming suits,” FZ/T 73017-2014 “Knitted homewear,” FZ/T 73020-2012 “Knitted casual wear,” FZ/T 81001-2016 “Pajamas,” FZ/T 81007-2012 “Casual wear,” and FZ/T 81021-2014 “Woven swimming wear.”

Apparel

Organization

Type of Product

Batches Inspected

Batches Failed

Failure Rate

Shandong AMR

Cashmere sweater

30

0

0.00%

Down garment

30

1

3.33%

Henan AMR

Casual wear

41

11

26.83%

Hainan AMR

Pajamas & homewear

45

12

26.67%

Swimwear

22

16

72.73%

Chengdu AMR

Spring garment

40

1

2.50%

Primary failed items: Fiber content, use instruction (label), pH value, formaldehyde content, AZO, colorfastness

Footwear

In July, the Hainan AMR, Chengdu AMR and Guiyang AMR 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,” GB 25036-2010 “Children’s canvas rubber footwear (shoes),” GB/T 15107-2013 “Athletic shoes,” QB/T 1002-2015 “Leather shoes,” and QB/T 2955-2017 “Casual shoes.”

Footwear

Organization

Type of Product

Batches Inspected

Batches Failed

Failure Rate

Hainan AMR

Elderly shoes

22

15

68.18%

Leather shoes

30

18

60.00%

Chengdu AMR

Leather shoes

10

0

0.00%

Guiyang AMR

Leather shoes, children’s shoes & casual shoes

59

0

0.00%

Primary failed items: Abrasion resistance, flexing resistance, colorfastness to rubbing 

Bags

In July, the Hainan AMR and Guiyang AMR announced the results of special product quality supervision and inspection for bags.

This spot check was conducted according to GB 20400-2006 “Leather and fur—Limit of harmful matter,” GB 21550-2008 “Restriction of hazardous materials in polyvinyl chloride artificial leather,” GB 21027-2007 “Request in common use of security for student’s articles,” QB/T 1333-2018 “Handbag and knapsack,” and QB/T 2155-2018 “Travelling case and trolley bag.”

Bags

Organization

Type of Product

Batches Inspected

Batches Failed

Failure Rate

Hainan AMR

Schoolbag for student

28

11

39.29%

Travelling case

20

8

40.00%

Guiyang AMR

Schoolbag for student

20

0

0.00%

Travelling case and trolley bag

10

2

20.00%

Primary failed items: Travelling performance, shock impact strength

For additional information please contact:

Shanghai
Ms. Mariana Yang
Tel: +86 21 5339 7527
Mariana.yang@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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