The world’s second-largest toy industry event attracts buyers from around the world. More than 2,000 exhibitors from 41 countries and regions took part in the 2016 show, which attracted over 45,000 buyers.
On 24 November 2016, the European Commission published a proposal for a new Directive so as to reduce the concentration of Bisphenol A (BPA) in toys which are intended to be placed in the mouth or to be used by children that are less than three years’ old. More
The French Agency for Food, Environmental and Occupational Health and Safety (ANSES) recently published the results of its expert assessment on the health risks of oral exposure to chemicals found in plastic toys and children’s equipment intended for children less than three years of age. More
ASTM International recently issued a significantly revised version of its voluntary toy safety standard F963 as part of on-going efforts to address emerging safety issues, new product features and potential new uses of toys. More
To promote the development of the animation, comics and games industry, or the “anime” sector in short, the Guangzhou municipal government examined and adopted in principle the Opinions on Accelerating the Development of the Animation, Comics and Games Industry during an executive meeting. More
On 9 September 2016, the European Commission presented a proposal for a new Directive to reduce the concentration of lead in toys. This future law will impact on Hong Kong’s exporters of all toys – without exception – intended for EU customers, and should therefore be monitored closely up to its eventual adoption and implementation. More