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India Delays Quality Control Orders for 4 Polymer Products

Once implemented, the QCOs shall mandate the manufacturer of the five polymer products to apply for Grant of License by Bureau of Indian Standard to use the Standard Mark.

On June 4, 2024, India's Department of Chemical and Petrochemicals (DCPC) released a notification on the Gazette of India to delay the implementation of Quality Control Orders (QCOs) for 4 polymer products. 

The latest implementation date is set out as follows: 

Goods or ArticlesIndian StandardImplementation Date
Textiles—High Density Polyethylene  (HDPE) /Polypropylene (PP) Woven Sacks for Packaging FertilizersIS 9755:2021 Textiles—High Density Polyethylene (HDPE) / Polypropylene (PP) Woven Sacks for Packaging  Fertilizers – Specification2024.9.6
Textiles — High Density Polyethylene  (HDPE)/ Polypropylene (PP) Woven  Sacks for Packaging of 50 kg CementIS 11652:2017 Textiles — High Density Polyethylene (HDPE)/  Polypropylene (PP) Woven Sacks for Packaging of  50 kg Cement- Specification2024.9.6
Textiles — Polypropylene (PP) Woven,  Laminated, Block Bottom Valve Sacks for  Packaging of 50 kg CementIS 16709:2017 Textiles — Polypropylene (PP) Woven,  Laminated, Block Bottom Valve Sacks for  Packaging of 50 kg Cement- Specification2024.9.6
Textiles — Polypropylene (PP)/ High Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Laminated  Woven Sacks for Mail Sorting, Storage,  Transport and DistributionIS 17399:2020 Textiles — Polypropylene (PP)/ High  Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Laminated  Woven Sacks for Mail Sorting, Storage,  Transport and Distribution - Specifications2024.9.6

In addition, the QCO for Textiles — High Density Polyethylene  (HDPE) Polypropylene (PP) Woven Sacks  for Packaging of 25 kg Polymer Materials has entered into force on June 3, 2024 without further delay. 

The QCOs do not apply to chemicals for export only. The chemical products conforming to the requirements of the Orders shall bear the Standard Mark under the Grant of License by the Bureau of Indian Standards. Any person who contravenes the provisions of the Orders shall be punished according to the Bureau of Indian Standards Act (BIS Act), 2016. 

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