Drinking Water Related Products:

On December 17, 2015, the National Health and Family Planning Commission (NHFPC) promulgated the Provincial Hygienic Administrative Licensing Provisions on Drinking Water Related Products (DWRP) which applies to the domestic DWRP or imported DWRP listed on the Classification Index of Drinking Water Related Products that are being produced without using any new materials, new methods and new chemical substances.


On January 7, 2015, NHFPC issued the Hygienic Standard Index of Disinfectants which summarizes the disinfectant standards promulgated before December 31, 2014.


On January 7, 2015, NHFPC issued the National Food Safety Standard Index which includes a number of standards related to food additive, food, and food evaluation methods being promulgated before December 31, 2014.


On January 7-8, 2015, China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA) organized an international legislative seminar on cosmetics to discuss various topics related to the Regulations on the Supervision and Administration of Cosmetics (revised draft).