December 13, 2016
MIT Revokes Requirements for Azo Dyes and Formaldehyde on Textiles
Landing Copy: The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MIT) of Vietnam revoked the requirements for azo dyes and formaldehyde on textiles through the release of Circular No. 23/2016/TT-BCT on October 12, 2016.
The Circular revokes Circular No. 37/2015/TT-BCT. Circular No. 37/2015/TT-BCT established the content limits and testing procedures for the formaldehyde and banned cleavable aromatic amines from azo dyes in textile products.
The revocation became effective on November 26, 2016.
Source URL: Circular No. 23/2016/TT-BCT