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Hygiene products

Amendment of "Standards and Specifications for Hygiene Products" (38 page(s), in Korean)

Ministry of Food and Drug Safety of Republic of Korea is proposing to amend the "Standards and Specifications for Hygiene Products". The main changes proposed are:

1. To clarify category names of cleaning agent from types 1, 2 and 3 to names of specific targets of the use such as fruits, food cooking utensils etc.;

2. To clarify the scope of disposable cups, disposable cotton swabs, facial tissue, and toilet paper;

3. To integrate formaldehyde testing methods for disposable cotton swabs, disposable diapers and wet wipes for food service businesses; and

4. To establish a sampling method for general bacterial testing of disposable cotton swabs.