India India postpones effective date of Quality Control Orders on Methylene Chloride, Ortho Phosphoric Acid and Polyphosphoric Acid

India postpones effective date of Quality Control Orders on Methylene Chloride, Ortho Phosphoric Acid and Polyphosphoric Acid

On May 13, 2022, India’s Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers published Orders postponing the effective date of the Quality Control Orders on methylene chloride, ortho phosphoric acid and polyphosphoric acid. With these amendments, the implementation of the Quality Control Orders in respect of methylene chloride was deferred to November 20, Orthophosphoric Acid to December 10 and Polyphosphoric Acid to December 22.

Regarding methylene chloride, the "Standard Mark" shall be affixed in accordance with the license granted by the Bureau of Indian Standards in Scheme II of Schedule prescribed in the "Bureau of Indian Standards (Conformity Assessment) Regulations, 2018" and in Scheme I of Schedule II in respect of ortho phosphoric acid and polyphosphoric acid.

Goods or articles Indian Standard Title of Indian Standard
Methylene Chloride (Dichloromethane) IS 4566 : 2020 Specification for Methylene Chloride (Dichloromethane)- Technical
Ortho Phosphoric Acid IS 798 : 2020 Ortho Phosphoric Acid – Specification
Polyphosphoric Acid IS 17439 : 2020 Polyphosphoric Acid – 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.

 

Standard Mark under Scheme I of Schedule II:

Standard Mark under Scheme II of Schedule II:

These amendments can be downloaded from the following URL (in Hindi and English).
https://egazette.nic.in/WriteReadData/2022/235768.pdf