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

Vol. 1193 | October 15, 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 September, the Guangdong AMR, Shaanxi AMR, Guangzhou AMR and Shenyang AMR 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 32610-2016 “Technical specification of daily protective masks,” GB/T 38880-2020 “Technical specification of children’s masks.”

Bedding articles & Textiles

Organization

Type of Product

Batches Inspected

Batches Failed

Failure Rate

Guangdong AMR

Non-medical mask

111

59

53.15%

Shaanxi AMR

Non-medical mask

31

14

45.16%

Mask (online platform)

25

8

32.00%

Guangzhou AMR

Protective mask

131

36

27.48%

Shenyang AMR

Bedding articles

20

0

0.00%

Primary failed items: Filtering efficiency, particle protective performance

Children’s Apparel

In September, the Wenzhou AMR (Zhejiang) and Chongqing 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 infants,” and FZ/T 73045-2013 “Knitted children’s wear.”

Children’s Apparel

Organization

Type of Product

Batches Inspected

Batches Failed

Failure Rate

Wenzhou AMR (Zhejiang)

Children’s garments

30

11

36.67%

Chongqing AMR

Infant and children’s garments

101

28

27.72%

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

Apparel

In September, the Shanghai AMR, Shaanxi AMR and Shenyang AMR announced the results of the special product quality supervision and inspection for apparel.

The spot checks were conducted according to GB 8965.1-2009 “Protective clothing —Flame-retardant protection—Part 1: Flame-retardant protective clothing,” GB 12014-2009 “Static protective clothing,” GB 18401-2010 “National general safety technical code for textile products,” GB/T 2660-2017 “Shirts and blouses ,” GB/T 73043-2012 “Knitted shirts,” FZ/T 81007-2012 “Casual wear.”

Apparel

Organization

Type of Product

Batches Inspected

Batches Failed

Failure Rate

Shanghai AMR

Flame-retardant protective clothing

8

0

0.00%

Static protective clothing

10

0

0.00%

Shaanxi AMR

Shirts and blouses

80

13

16.25%

Underwear

25

1

4.00%

Hainan AMR

Garments

40

2

5.00%

Primary failed items: Fiber content, colorfastness

Footwear

In September, the Wenzhou AMR (Zhejiang) announced the results of special product quality supervision and inspection of footwear products.

This spot check was conducted according to GB 25036-2010 “Children’s canvas rubber footwear (shoes),” GB 30585-2014 “Safety technical specifications for children’s footwear,” GB/T 2880-2016 “Children’s leather shoes,” QB/T 4331-2012 “Children’s athletic shoes,” and QB/T 4546-2013 “Children’s leather sandals.”

Footwear

Organization

Type of Product

Batches Inspected

Batches Failed

Failure Rate

Wenzhou AMR (Zhejiang)

Children’s shoes

35

18

51.43%

Children’s leather shoes

5

3

60.00%

Primary failed items: Label, abrasion resistance, heavy metal content

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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