Textile and leather goods containing pentachlorophenol

Requirement related to restrictions of hazardous chemicals as well as requirements related to other products

Main requirements 

It is prohibited to manufacture, import, export and trade textiles and leather containing more than 5 ppm (parts per million) pentachlorophenol or its salts or esters. For the analysis of pentachlorophenol, the method US EPA 8270 or equivalent test methods shall be used.


The body of Norwegian legislation is constantly evolving. However, we  cannot guarantee that technical rules is updated at all times. Therefore it is the responsibility of the economic operators to ensure conformity with all relevant legislation.

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