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Brazil Launches Public Consultation on Technical Requirements for Toy Safety

July 28, 2014

The Brazilian National Institute of Metrology, Standardization and Industrial Quality (INMETRO) has launched a public consultation aiming to approve a draft administrative rule laying down requirements for the safety of toys, manufactured, marketed, and imported in Brazil.

The requirements are based on the following standards:

• ABNT NBR NM 300-1:2004
• ABNT NBR NM 300-2:2004
• ABNT NBR NM 300-3:2004
• ABNT NBR NM 300-4:2004
• ABNT NBR NM 300-5:2004
• ABNT NBR NM 300-6:2004
• ABNT NBR 11786:1998
• ASTM F963-11

The deadline for submission of comments has been set on September 1, 2014.