CHINA - The Standardization Administration of China (SAC) has released a standard intended for powered tooth-brushes. The standard is known as the National Standard of the P.R.C., Powered Toothbrushes – General Requirements and Test Methods.
The standard provides the terms and definitions, requirements, test methods, inspection rules, marking, packaging, transportation and storage of powered toothbrushes.
The standard applies to:
- Powered toothbrushes
- Tooth-brushes, including dental-plate brushes
- Dental equipment
A public consultation on this standard is open until December 27, 2015.