India India publishes Quality Control Orders for eight chemicals including 1,3-Phenylenediamine and Lauric Acid

India publishes Quality Control Orders for eight chemicals including 1,3-Phenylenediamine and Lauric Acid

On April 27, 2022, India’s Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers published Quality Control Orders for eight chemicals, including 1,3-phenylenediamine, lauric acid, and acid oil. Target products must comply with each applicable Indian Standard and affix the “Standard Mark” based on the license granted by the Bureau of Indian Standards in Scheme I of Schedule II in the Bureau of Indian Standards (Conformity Assessment) Regulations, 2018. Anyone who violates the provisions of the Orders will be punished under the Bureau of Indian Standards Act, 2016. These provisions do not apply to goods intended for export. The Orders shall enter into force 181 days after their publication.

 

Product or articles Indian Standard Title of Indian Standard
1, 3 Phenylenediamine IS17450:2020 1,3 Phenylenediamine — Specification
Lauric Acid IS10931:1984 Lauric Acid — Specification
Acid Oil IS12029:1986 Acid Oil-Specification
Palm Fatty Acids IS12067:1987 Palm Fatty Acids — Specification
Rice Bran Fatty Acids IS12068:1987 Rice Bran Fatty Acids — Specification
Coconut Fatty Acids IS12069:1987 Coconut Fatty Acids — Specification
Rubberseed Fatty Acids IS12124:1987 Rubberseed Fatty Acids — Specification
Hydrogenated Rice Bran Fatty Acids IS12361:1988 Hydrogenated Rice Bran Fatty Acids — Specification
  • The Indian standard that must be complied with shall always be the latest version in force.
  • For details on the scope of the Quality Control Order, refer to the applicable Indian Standard.

 

The original text of the Orders can be downloaded from the following URL (in Hindi and English).
https://egazette.nic.in/WriteReadData/2022/235394.pdf