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NOVEMBER 2021 - TOYS
On 16 November 2021, the European Commission published Decision EU 2021/19921 with new references of standards under Toy Safety Directive 2009/48/EC. The toy standards EN 71-2, EN 71-3, EN 71-4 and EN 71-13 are updated to the latest versions. Their current versions will be superseded from 15 May 2022. Compliance with the harmonised standards for toys gives a presumption of conformity with the requirements in the Directive.
The updated harmonised standards in this Decision are summarized below.
|Standard title||NEW harmonised standard||Superseded standard (current)
||Superseded standard (current)|
|Safety of toys – Part 2: Flammability||EN 71-2:2020
||15 May 2022
|Safety of toys – Part 3: Migration of certain elements
|Safety of toys – Part 4: Experimental sets for chemistry and related activities
|Safety of toys – Part 13: Olfactory board games, cosmetic kits and gustative games