Foreign Regulatory Changes: Lamps, Construction Machinery, Cement, Glass
According to the National Institute of Standards and Technology, the World Trade Organization has been notified of regulatory changes that may affect exports of specific products to the following countries. For information on how these restrictions may affect your business, contact ST&R.
Canada – technical requirements for mobile broadband services (comments due by Feb. 2, 2014)
China – national standard on minimum allowable value of energy efficiency for single-capped fluorescent lamps (comments due by Dec. 25)
China – national standard on minimum allowable values of water efficiency for squatting pans (comments due by Dec. 25)
China – national standard on safety requirements for electrical equipment of construction machinery (comments due by Dec. 25)
Japan – partial amendment to minimum requirements for biological products to add the standard for a vaccine product to be newly approved (comments due by Dec. 31)
Philippines – draft national standards on masonry cement and insulating glass (comments due by Dec. 13)