BIS (Quality Control) Amendment Order for the Acid Oil


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Important update regarding Indian Standard applicable to all existing Licence holders/ New applicants/ manufacturers/ importers/ product sellers for the Acid Oil Amendment Order, 2023.

BIS (Quality Control) Amendment Order for the Acid Oil


The Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers has introduced the Acid Oil (Quality Control) Amendment Order, 2023, which amends the Acid Oil (Quality Control) Order, 2022.

This amendment is scheduled to come into effect on April 24, 2024.

The scope of this order is to regulate goods or articles containing Acid Oil, excluding those intended for export.

To ensure compliance, Acid Oil products must meet the relevant Indian Standard IS 12029:1986 and bear the Standard Mark. This requires obtaining a license from the Bureau of Indian Standards, following Scheme-I outlined in Schedule-II of the Bureau of Indian Standards (Conformity Assessment) Regulations, 2018.

The certifying and enforcing authority for Acid Oil products under this order is the Bureau of Indian Standards.

Penalties for contravention of this order will be imposed by the relevant Act, affecting any person found in violation.

Implementation Authority : Bureau of Indian Standards (Govt. of India)



Bureau of Indian Standards Manak Bhawan 9, B.S. Zafar Marg, New Delhi - 110002
Tel: +91-11-23231903

Implementation Dates: 24th April 2024

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Attachment: Standard Amendment Order issued by Bureau of Indian Standards

Disclaimer: The information provided in this update is intended for informational purposes only. Readers are requested to seek formal legal advice prior to acting upon any of the information provided herein.

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