Type of Notification
regular notification
Date of Distribution
WTO Country
Agency Responsible
Rwanda Standards Board (RSB)
Regions Affected
Rwanda Standards Board KK 15 Rd, 49 P.O.BOX 7099, Kigali, Rwanda Tel: +250 252 586 103/582945 Email: info@rsb.gov.rw Website: www.rsb.gov.rw
Notified Document Details
<p style="margin:2px !important;">DRS 392-1: 2018 Skin applied mosquito repellents — Specification — Part 1: Lotions, creams, gels and ointments</p>
ICS Code
Description of Content

This Draft Rwanda Standard prescribes the requirements, sampling and test methods for skin applied mosquito repellents formulated and prepared as lotions, creams, gels and ointments and meant to be applied directly to skin.


Relevant Documents

RS EAS 846, Glossary of terms relating to the cosmetic industry
RS EAS 786, Skin care creams, lotions and gels — Specification
RS EAS 377 (all parts), Cosmetics and cosmetic products
RS ISO 24153, Random sampling and randomization procedures
RS 191, Refined pyrethrum concentrate ― Specification
CIPAC 760, Determination of picaridin
CIPAC 667, Determination of ethyl butylacetamidopropionate
RS ISO 21149, Cosmetics ― Microbiology ― Enumeration and detection of aerobic mesophilic bacteria
DRS 394-1, Mosquito repellents ― Performance Test Guidelines ― Part 1: Skin applied repellents
RS EAS 346, Labelling of cosmetic products — General requirements

Final Date of Comments
Contact Details
KK 15 Rd, 49 Toll Free: 3250 Tel: +250 252 586 103/582945 Email: info@rsb.gov.rw Website: www.rsb.gov.rw P.O.BOX 7099, Kigali, Rwanda
Document Online Link (EN)
Notified Under
1 0 0 0 0 0