EEU (Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Armenia and Kyrgyzstan)

EEU: Unmarked fur products are prohibited as of 12 August 2016

All EEU countries (Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Armenia and Kyrgyzstan) have ratified the Agreement on the pilot project on light industry product labelling for natural fur products. The Agreement enters into force on 12 August 2016. From this date all fur products distributed or sold in the EEU territory must bear a special identification mark. Sale, storage, use and transportation of unmarked fur clothing and other natural fur products becomes prohibited.

EEU: “Aggressive” or “immoral” toys may be banned from the market

Draft amendment to Technical Regulation of the Customs Union «On Safety of Toys» (CU TR 008/2011) aims to prohibit placing on the EEU market of toys which have a possible negative impact on the development and health of children causing aggression, fear and anxiety or which provoke children to be intolerant to racial differences or to physical impairments of other people or those which develop their interest in gambling. 

EEU. Issue 20 May 2016

EEU. Issue 20 May 2016

Revised list of standards required for the application and implementation of the Eurasian Economic Union TR on Cosmetics

EAEU: Cosmetic Technical Regulation Amended

As of 25 January 2017 manufacturers and importers of cosmetic products in the EAEU (the former Customs Union) will have to issue a conformity declaration pursuant to one of the prescribed schemes: 3d, 4d or 6d. 

EEU: Technical regulation on the safety of cosmetics and perfumery

Technical Regulation on the Safety of Perfumery and Cosmetic Products, TR CU 009/2011 or TR TS 009/2011, adopted by the Customs Union Commission Decision No. 799 of 23 September 2011

Entry into force: 1 July 2012

Which products does the TR on the Safety of Perfumery and Cosmetics apply to?

The TR applies to cosmetics and perfumery released on the Customs Union market in consumer packaging.