China Down Standard Introduction
At present, China has introduced the down standard GB/T 14272-2002 "down garment", GB/T 10288-2003 "down feather feather standard inspection method", GB/T 17685-2003 "down feather", FZ/T 80001-2002 Five standards for washing feather down test method, FZ/T 81002-2002 "washed feather down". They impose strict regulations on the intrinsic quality and appearance quality of down garments. In 2002, China began to revise the down national standard "down feather" (GB/T17685-2003) and "down feather test method" (GB/T10288-2003), and introduced microbiological indicators into it. The four major microorganisms of mesophilic aerobic bacteria, Streptococcus faecalis, reduced Clostridium sulfite and Salmonella were tested. The standard was led by the China Chamber of Commerce for Import and Export of Food, Soil, and Livestock. The China Chamber of Commerce for Import and Export of Food, Animals and Animals and the General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine jointly drafted and implemented it on May 1, 2004. In order to solve the microbial problem of down products, some well-known down garment manufacturers in China have made significant progress in the research of using antibacterial and environmentally-friendly textile fabrics and using new technologies and new techniques to solve the key problem of microbial exceeding in the down.