16 CFR 303.40 - Use of terms in written advertisements that imply presence of a fiber.

§ 303.40 Use of terms in written advertisements that imply presence of a fiber.

The use of terms in written advertisements, including advertisements disseminated through the Internet and similar electronic media, that are descriptive of a method of manufacture, construction, or weave, and that by custom and usage are also indicative of a textile fiber or fibers, or the use of terms in such advertisements that constitute or connote the name or presence of a fiber or fibers, shall be deemed to be an implication of fiber content under section 4(c) of the Act, except that the provisions of this section shall not be applicable to non-deceptive shelf or display signs in retail stores indicating the location of textile fiber products and not intended as advertisements.

[ 63 FR 7523, Feb. 13, 1998]

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Title 16 published on 03-May-2017 03:55

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