16 CFR 303.42 - Arrangement of information in advertising textile fiber products.

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§ 303.42 Arrangement of information in advertising textile fiber products.
(a) Where a textile fiber product is advertised in such manner as to require disclosure of the information required by the Act and regulations, all parts of the required information shall be stated in immediate conjunction with each other in legible and conspicuous type or lettering of equal size and prominence. In making the required disclosure of the fiber content of the product, the generic names of fibers present in an amount 5 percent or more of the total fiber weight of the product, together with any fibers disclosed in accordance with § 303.3(a), shall appear in order of predominance by weight, to be followed by the designation “other fiber” or “other fibers” if a fiber or fibers required to be so designated are present.
(b) Non-required information or representations shall in no way be false, deceptive, or misleading as to fiber content and shall not include any names, terms, or representations prohibited by the Act and regulations. Such non-required information or representations shall not be set forth or so used as to interfere with, minimize, or detract from the required information.
(c) Non-deceptive terms which are properly and truthfully descriptive of a fiber may be used in conjunction with the generic name of such fiber; as for example: “cross-linked rayon,” “solution dyed acetate,” “combed cotton,” “nylon 66,” etc.
[24 FR 4480, June 2, 1959, as amended at 30 FR 14254, Nov. 13, 1965; 30 FR 15313, Dec. 11, 1965; 63 FR 7523, Feb. 13, 1998]

Title 16 published on 2014-01-01

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  • 2014-04-04; vol. 79 # 65 - Friday, April 4, 2014
    1. 79 FR 18766 - Rules and Regulations Under the Textile Fiber Products Identification Act
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      Final rule.
      The amended Rules are effective on May 5, 2014. The incorporation by reference of the ISO standard 2076:2010(E) is approved by the Director of the Federal Register as of May 5, 2014.
      16 CFR Part 303

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Title 16 published on 2014-01-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 16 CFR 303 after this date.

  • 2014-04-04; vol. 79 # 65 - Friday, April 4, 2014
    1. 79 FR 18766 - Rules and Regulations Under the Textile Fiber Products Identification Act
      GPO FDSys XML | Text
      FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION
      Final rule.
      The amended Rules are effective on May 5, 2014. The incorporation by reference of the ISO standard 2076:2010(E) is approved by the Director of the Federal Register as of May 5, 2014.
      16 CFR Part 303