The EU approves the addition of aniline restriction in the Toy Safety Directive 2009/48/EC
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On June 4, 021, the European Commission approved Commission Directive (EU) 2021/903, amending the Toy Safety Directive 2009/48/EC, setting limits for aniline in certain toy materials.

Member states will implement these limits from December 5, 2022.

The aniline limit will be added to Appendix C of Annex II of the Toy Safety Directive, which stipulates the requirements for hazardous chemical substances in toys used by children under 36 months or other toys intended to be put in the mouth.

The specific limits of aniline are as follows: