June 17, 2016
The European Committee for Standardization (CEN) has released the following standards setting performance requirements and test methods for non-reclosable packaging designated as child-resistant and intended to contain pharmaceutical or non-pharmaceutical products. It is only for type approval and not for quality assurance purposes.
EN 14375:2016 Child-Resistant Non-Reclosable Packaging for Pharmaceutical Products – Requirements and Testing.
EN 862:2016 Packaging - Child-Resistant Packaging - Requirements and Testing Procedures for Non-Reclosable Packages for Non-Pharmaceutical Products.
Date of Ratification: May 27, 2016
Date of Availability: July 13, 2016
Date of Announcement: October 31, 2016
Date of Implementation: January 31, 2017