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Draft Commission Directive amending Appendix C to Annex II to Directive 2009/48/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council for the purpose of adopting specific limit values for chemicals used in certain toys, as regards formaldehyde. (6 page(s), in English)
Reference: G/TBT/N/EU/635

Date of arrival: 2018 December 18     -     Final date for comments: 2019 February 16


This draft Commission Directive aims to include, in Appendix C to Annex II to Directive 2009/48/EC, limit values for formaldehyde in polymeric toy material, resin-bonded wood toy material, textile toy material, leather toy material, paper toy material and water-based toy material.


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Comment  - China - (28 February 2019)    EN
Answer  - European Union - (26 June 2019)    EN
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