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Israel has notified the World Trade Organization (WTO) on the proposal to mandate SI 6558 part 1 -Jewelry safety: Children’s jewelry — Safety requirements.
This standard deals with the safety requirements and health aspects of jewelry intended to be worn by children up to 12 years old. It adopts the requirements and the test methods detailed in the American Standard ASTM F2923 — 14, with a few changes that appears in the standard’s Hebrew section.
The requirements of this standard shall be declared mandatory, once approved.
A consultation is open for this until January 20, 2018.