Committee on Technical Barriers to Trade - Notification - China - Feed additives : copper chloride hydroxide


The following notification is being circulated in accordance with Article 10.6



Notifying Member: CHINA

If applicable, name of local government involved (Article 3.2 and 7.2):


Agency responsible:

State Administration for Market Regulation (Standardization Administration of the P.R.C.)

Name and address (including telephone and fax numbers, email and website addresses, if available) of agency or authority designated to handle comments regarding the notification shall be indicated if different from above:


Notified under Article 2.9.2 [X], 2.10.1 [ ], 5.6.2 [ ], 5.7.1 [ ], 3.2 [ ], 7.2 [ ], other:


Products covered (HS or CCCN where applicable, otherwise national tariff heading. ICS numbers may be provided in addition, where applicable): copper chloride hydroxide (HS code(s): 230990); (ICS code(s): 65.120)


Title, number of pages and language(s) of the notified document: National Standard of the P.R.C., Feed additive—Part3: Minerals and their complexes (or chelates)—Copper chloride hydroxide; (10 page(s), in Chinese)


Description of content: This document defines the chemical name, molecular formula and relative molecular weight of Copper chloride hydroxide, specifies the technical requirements, sampling, inspection rules, labeling, packaging, transportation, storage and shelf life of Copper chloride hydroxide as a feed additive, and describes test methods.

This document applies to the feed additive Copper chloride hydroxide produced by chemical synthesis from copper-containing raw materials.


Objective and rationale, including the nature of urgent problems where applicable: Quality requirements


Relevant documents:


Proposed date of adoption: To be determined

Proposed date of entry into force: 12 months after approval


Final date for comments: 60 days from notification


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