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Important update on mandatory BIS certification for manufacturers/importers of "Polyrethances and p-Xylene” for the Indian market. It is already in force from the date of its publication in the Official Gazette since 15th March 2023 and further will go into effect on the 19th March, 2024.

BIS Order Notification for “Polyrethances & p-Xylene”


"Polyrethances and p-Xylene”, Order article issued through a gazette notification dated 15th March 2023.

The Bureau of Indian Standard (Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers) in India had come up with the regulation for “Polyrethances and p-Xylene”.

The Central Government, after consulting the Bureau of Indian Standards, decides that it is necessary or expedient to issue the Polyrethances and p-Xylene (Quality Control) Amendment Order, 2023, in exercise of the powers conferred by Section 16 of the Bureau of Indian Standards Act, 2016 (11 of 2016).

According to this Order, "Polyrethances and p-Xylene" shall have to comply with the Indian Standard and bear the standard mark (ISI) under a licence from the Bureau of Indian Standards as per Scheme-I of Schedule-II (Conformity Assessment) Regulations 2018, and cannot be produced, traded/sold, stocked, or imported unless they bear the ISI Mark.

"The effective date for implementation of this order is 19th March, 2024."

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
Email: cmd3@bis.org.in

Implementation Dates: As per the notifications, It will go into force on the 19th March, 2024.

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Technical Advisory: Mr. Sunjay Kumar [Former DDG- Bureau of Indian Standards]
Aleph Accreditation and Testing Centre Pvt Ltd
New Delhi

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Attachment: Standard Amendment Order issued by Bureau of Indian Standards

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