New safety rules for toys

On May 6, 2014, the new China national standard GB 6675-2014: Parts 1-4 was released, replacing GB 6675-2003 “National Toy Safety Technical Code”. It will come into effect on January 2016, including the general requirements of toys, such as phthalate and firearm imitation requirements, also the common safety requirements to prevent children’s injury.  Products that fail to meet the mandatory GB standards may not be placed on the China market.

The standard includes:

  • GB 6675.1-2014 Basic code
  • GB 6675.2-2-14 Mechanical and physical properties
  • GB 6675.3-2014 Flammability
  • GB 6675.4-2014 Migration of certain elements

The related products are:

Product Code Certification rule Standard

 

Soft-filled toys 113027 CQC11-385001-2016 Safety certification for toys GB6675.1-2014 GB6675.2-2014 GB6675.3-2014 GB6675.4-2014
Wood Toys 113028 CQC11-385001-2016 Safety certification for toys GB6675.1-2014 GB6675.2-2014 GB6675.3-2014 GB6675.4-2014
Paper and paperboard Toys 113029 CQC11-385001-2016 Safety certification for toys GB6675.1-2014 GB6675.2-2014 GB6675.3-2014 GB6675.4-2014
Activity toys 113030 CQC11-385001-2016 Safety certification for toys GB6675.1-2014 GB6675.2-2014 GB6675.3-2014 GB6675.4-2014 GB6675.11-2014
Modeling clay toys 113031 CQC11-385001-2016 Safety certification for toys GB6675.1-2014 GB6675.2-2014 GB6675.3-2014 GB6675.4-2014
Chemistry experiment toys 113032 CQC11-385001-2016 Safety certification for toys GB6675.1-2014 GB6675.2-2014 GB6675.3-2014 GB6675.4-2014 GB26387-2011
Chemistry set toys 113033 CQC11-385001-2016 Safety certification for toys GB6675.1-2014 GB6675.2-2014 GB6675.3-2014 GB6675.4-2014 GB6675.13-2014
Finger paints toys 113034 CQC11-385001-2016 Safety certification for toys GB6675.1-2014 GB6675.2-2014 GB6675.3-2014 GB6675.4-2014 GB6675.13-2014
Toy scooters 113035 CQC11-385001-2016 Safety certification for toys GB6675.1-2014 GB6675.2-2014 GB6675.3-2014 GB6675.4-2014 GB6675.13-2014
Other toys 113036 CQC11-385001-2016 Safety certification for toys GB6675.1-2014 GB6675.2-2014 GB6675.3-2014 GB6675.4-2014
New safety rules for toys

New safety rules for toys