Results of China Market Textile, Footwear Spot Checks in October 2020

Vol. 1198 | November 10, 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.

Bedding Articles & Textiles

In October, the Shanghai AMR, Zhejiang AMR, Jiangsu AMR, Liaoning AMR, Jilin AMR, Nanjing AMR and Qingdao AMR (Shandong) announced the results of the special product quality supervision for bedding articles and textiles.

This spot check was conducted according to GB 2626-2006 “Respiratory protective equipment—Non-powered air-purifying particle respirator,” GB 18401-2010 “National general safety technical code for textile products,” GB 18383-2007 “General technical requirement for products with filling materials,” GB/T 22796-2009 “Quilts, Quilt cover,” GB/T 22797-2009 “Sheet,” GB/T 22864-2009 “Towels,” GB/T 24252-2009 “Silk quilts,” GB/T 32610-2016 “Technical specification of daily protective mask,” and FZ/T 73001-2016 “Hosiery.”

Bedding articles & Textiles

Organization

Type of Product

Batches Inspected

Batches Failed

Failure Rate

Shanghai AMR

Non-medical masks

83

5

6.02%

Zhejiang AMR

Hosiery

30

13

43.33%

Protective masks

59

44

74.58%

Jiangsu AMR

Summer quilts

148

12

8.11%

Liaoning AMR

Towels

40

9

22.50%

Jilin AMR

Towels

100

4

4.00%

Nanjing AMR

Scarves

30

4

13.33%

Qingdao AMR (Shandong)

Bedding articles

14

1

7.14

Towels

35

4

11.43%

Quilts & blankets

10

2

20.00%

Primary failed items: pH value, fiber content, use instruction (label), colorfastness, filtering efficiency 

Children’s Apparel

In October, the Zhejiang AMR, Hunan AMR, Nanjing AMR and Qingdao AMR (Shandong) 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

Zhejiang AMR

Children’s garments

69

39

56.52%

Hunan AMR

Infant and children’s garments

33

2

6.06%

Nanjing AMR

Infant and children’s garments

20

2

10.00%

Qingdao AMR

(Shandong)

Children’s garments

30

1

3.33%

Infant garments

12

1

8.33%

Infant garments (online platform)

10

3

30.00%

Primary failed items: Fiber content, use instruction (label), cords and drawstrings, colorfastness

Apparel

In October, the Zhejiang AMR, Nanjing AMR and Qingdao AMR (Shandong) announced the results of the special product quality supervision and inspection for apparel.

The spot checks were conducted according GB 18401-2010 “National general safety technical code for textile products,” GB/T 22700-2016 “ Washed garments,” GB/T 22849-2014 “Knitted T-shirt,” GB/T 73020-2012 “Knitted casual wear,” and FZ/T 81007-2012 “Casual wear.”

Apparel

Organization

Type of Product

Batches Inspected

Batches Failed

Failure Rate

Zhejiang AMR

Knitted garments

19

6

31.58%

Adult garments

22

8

36.36%

Nanjing AMR

Yoga clothes & quick-dry clothes

20

0

0.00%

Swimwear

10

1

10.00%

Casual wear

40

7

17.50%

Outdoor jackets

20

7

35.00%

Qingdao AMR (Shandong)

Casual wear

21

1

4.76%

Primary failed items: Fiber content, use instruction (label), colorfastness, hydrostatic pressure  

Footwear

In October, the Shanghai AMR, Zhejiang AMR, Guangdong AMR, Hunan AMR, Nanjing AMR, Shenyang AMR and Qingdao AMR (Shandong) announced the results of special product quality supervision and inspection of footwear products.

This spot check was conducted according to GB 30585-2014 “Safety technical specifications for children’s footwear,” GB/T 15107-2013 “Athletic shoes,” GB/T 22756-2017 ”Leather sandals,” QB/T 1002-2015 “Leather shoes,” QB/T 2880-2016 ”Children’s leather shoes,” QB/T 2955-2017 “Casual shoes,” and QB/T 4329-2012 “Cloth shoes.”

Footwear

Organization

Type of Product

Batches Inspected

Batches Failed

Failure Rate

Shanghai AMR

Leather sandals

80

15

18.75%

Zhejiang AMR

Children’s leather shoes

29

10

34.48%

Athletic shoes

6

1

16.67%

Guangdong AMR

Footwear

300

191

63.67%

Hunan AMR

Children’s shoes

40

3

7.50%

Nanjing AMR

Sandals

20

2

10.00%

Women’s leather shoes

30

2

6.67%

Athletic shoes

15

0

0.00%

Elderly shoes

15

0

0.00%

Children’s shoes

20

1

5.00%

Shenyang AMR

Footwear

30

1

3.33%

Qingdao AMR (Shandong)

Senior’s shoes

5

1

20.00%

Primary failed items: Use instruction (label), abrasion resistance, upper pull out strength

Bags

In October, the Nanjing AMR and Qingdao AMR (Shandong) 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,” QB/T 2155-2018 “Travelling case and trolley bag,” and QB/T 2858-2007 “Schoolbag.”

Bags

Organization

Type of Product

Batches Inspected

Batches Failed

Failure Rate

Nanjing AMR

Travelling case and trolley bag

20

0

0.00%

Leather bag & other products

20

0

0.00%

Schoolbag

20

1

5.00%

Qingdao AMR (Shandong)

Backpack

10

1

10.00%

Primary failed items: 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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