Aleph India
Date: 14th August 2021
Place: New Delhi

Dear Reader

Important update regarding mandatory certification requirements applicable to manufacture/imports/sales of product "Polyester Yarn" for Indian market. As you aware, Bureau of Indian Standards has established specific Standard for specific product which specifies certain features of product so that manufacturer can produce the product according to the Indian Standards. Under Scheme-I of Schedule-II, BIS has notified that the Polyester Yarn, list of products mentioned below should conforms to the Standards and it is also compulsory to use Standard mark.

Notification of Quality Control Orders


Polyester Yarn Products (Quality Control) Order,2021" for Polyester Yarn Products article through a gazette notification dated 15th April 2021.

The Government of India and The Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers in India have come up with the latest regulation on Polyester Yarn under scheme I of Schedule II. There are 6 types of Polyester Yarn products that are regulated as per the document, along with the implementation date and respective Indian standard. The Government of India has strictly ordered to bear the Standard Mark under a licence from the Bureau of Indian Standards for the Polyester Yarn.

Polyester is a category of polymer or synthetic man-made polymer, which is most commonly referred to as a type of polyethylene terephthalate (PET). It is made by mixing ethylene glycol and terephthalic acid. This step is taken by the Government of India and the Bureau of Indian Standards to improve the quality of Polyester Yarn, want to reduce the defects of polyester yarn and to protect the health of Indian Consumer. The standards help fabric and cloth designers and manufacturers in testing textiles to ensure that product they produce is user-friendly or not.

Mandatory BIS Certification & ISI mark certification is required for the product to be stored, imported and sold in India. Not applicable to the products or articles which are meant for export.

NOTE: Any person who violates the provisions of this order will be punished in accordance with the provisions of the said Act as applicable under scheme I of schedule II of BIS.

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

“Polyester Yarn (Quality Control) Order, 2021”

Polyester Continuous Filament Fully Drawn Yarn(FDY) IS 17261:2019 Textile-Polyester Continuous Filament Fully Drawn Yarn - Specification
Polyester Industrial Yarn(IDY) IS 17264:2019 Textile- Polyester Industrial Yarn - Specification
Polyester Partially Oriented Yarn (POY) IS 17262:2019 Textile –Polyester Partially Oriented Yarn (POY) - Specification
Polyester Staple Fibres (PSF) IS 17263:2019 Textile- Polyester Staple Fibres - Specification
Polyethylene Material for moulding and extrusion.
  1. Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE)
  2. Linear Low-Density Polyethylene (LLDPE)
  3. High Density Polyethylene (HDPE)
IS 7328:2020 Specification of Polyethylene Material for Moulding and Extrusion
Styrene-Butadiene Rubber Latex IS 11356 : 2020 Styrene- Butadiene Rubber Latex- Specification
Synthetic Micro- Fibres for use in Cement Based Matrix IS 16481 : 2016 Textile - Synthetic Micro - Fibres for use in Cement Based Matrix - Spexification
Concerned Authorities

1. For issues pertaining to the Quality Control Orders Ministry of Chemical Government of India
Udyog BhavanNew Delhi - 110011
Phone : 91-11-23063417
Email: jspc-cpc@gov.in

2. For issues pertaining to Indian Standards and Conformity Assessment Procedures, Manak Bhawan Bureau of Indian Standards 9, B.S. Zafar Marg,New Delhi - 110002
Tel: +91-11-23231903
Email: cmd1@bis.org.in

Implementation Dates: As per the notifications, the related goods/articles shall come under the mandatory BIS registration/certification from dated 14th october,2021

As a BIS professional firm, ALEPH INDIA understand you as well as your needs; our technical advisors will help you in every step in reaching success. As discussed, for Polyester Yarn above-mentioned goods, BIS certification is mandatory, so if you are a manufacturer of these products or articles, your product should bear the Standard Mark under a licence from BIS as per Scheme I of Schedule – II ISI Mark Scheme.

Product certification under this Scheme is a time-consuming process, so it is good for you to file the application for BIS certification as soon as possible. Not only certification is enough, for these products licence is also required for manufacturing and selling. This Gazette Notification was out on 15TH April 2021, and the Government of India has offered 180 days/ 6 months to get your product registered with BIS; after 14th October 2021, you are not allowed to manufacture, sale and import these products of Polyester yarn in India.

ALEPH INDIA will make your products certified from BIS and will also provide you the testing facility as testing report is required for Grant of licence.

For any queries on this update, write us at info@alephindia.in or Call 0804-803-68-69/+91 8826230531

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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