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Government Establishes Safety Standards for Children’s Products

July 27, 2015

The South Korean Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy (MOTIE) has issued Notice No. 2015-0110, establishing a common safety standard for children's products and compliance to the following safety requirements for hazardous materials and physical safety:

  • Hazardous material safety requirements (heavy metals, phthalate plasticizers, asbestos ban, etc.)
  • Physical safety requirements (small parts, edge, sharp edge, for magnet regulations, etc.)The notice is published and effective June 4, 2015.