Type of Notification
regular notification
Date of Distribution
2018.10.18
WTO Country
Agency Responsible
Directorate for Standards, Metrology and Quality 8 Hoang Quoc Viet Str., Cau Giay Dist. Ha Noi, Vietnam Tel: (84.24) 37911627; (84.24) 37911628 Fax: (84.24) 37911595 Website: http://www.tcvn.gov.vn
Regions Affected
Vietnam Standards and Quality Institute Directorate for Standards, Metrology and Quality 8 Hoang Quoc Viet Str., Cau Giay Dist. Ha Noi, Vietnam Tel: (84.24) 37564745 Fax: (84.24) 38361771 Email: info@vsqi.gov.vn Website: www.vsqi.gov.vn
Notified Document Details
<p style="margin:2px !important;">Draft Circulation specifies criteria for determining products and equipment for water-saving use</p>
ICS Code
Description of Content
  • This draft Circular specifies the criteria for determining and measures for the evaluation of water-saving products and equipment.
  • Products and equipment covered by this draft Circular are listed in Article 4.
  • This draft Circular applies for the organizations, individuals who manufacture and import water-using products and equipment, competent authorities and other relevant organizations and individuals. 
  • The assessment of water-saving products and equipment under criteria in Article 4 of this draft Circular will be carried out on voluntary basis of organization and individuals
    Water-saving labels must include the following information:
    • Certification number, shown by code/bar-code granted by a certification body. This number shall be in accordance with regulation on code/bar-code and at least contain the following information:
      • Name and address of certification body;
      • Details of body/individual granted water-saving labels;
      • Details of products labelled as water-saving
    • Water-saving effectiveness of product shown by number of stars. Grade 1 corresponds to 1 star, Grade 2 corresponds to 2 stars and Grade 3 corresponds to 3 stars
Relevant Documents
  • TCVN 11920:2017, Household washing machine – Efficiency of water using
Final Date of Comments
2018.12.17
Contact Details
Vietnam Standards and Quality Institute Directorate for Standards, Metrology and Quality 8 Hoang Quoc Viet Str., Cau Giay Dist. Ha Noi, Vietnam Tel: (84.4) 38361467 Fax: (84.4) 38361771 Email: info@vsqi.gov.vn Website: www.vsqi.gov.vn Or can be downloaded at:
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