Committee on Technical Barriers to Trade - Notification - United States - Guides, consumer products - Addendum



The following communication, dated 7 February 2023, is being circulated at the request of the delegation of the United States of America.





Title: Guides for the Use of Environmental Marketing Claims


Reason for Addendum:


Comment period changed - date: 24 April 2023;

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Description: TITLE: Guides for the Use of Environmental Marketing Claims

AGENCY: Federal Trade Commission

ACTION: Regulatory review; extension of comment period

SUMMARY: The Federal Trade Commission ("FTC" or "Commission") extends the comment period for its Regulatory Review Notice regarding its Guides for the Use of Environmental Marketing Claims ("Green Guides" or "Guides").

DATES: The deadline for comments on the document published on 20 December 2022 (87 FR 77766) is extended from 21 February 2023, to 24 April 2023.

WTO Members and their stakeholders are asked to submit comments to the USA TBT Enquiry Point. Comments received by the USA TBT Enquiry Point from WTO Members and their stakeholders by 4pm Eastern Time on 24 April 2023 will be shared with the regulator.


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