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CPSC's Work with East Asia-Pacific

CPSC's Work with East Asia-Pacific
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CPSC pursues cooperative activities promoting consumer product safety with key stakeholders in a number of other jurisdictions in the East Asia – Pacific region.  In Australia, New Zealand, Japan, South Korea, and Taiwan, CPSC engages regulatory agencies to improve identification and assessment of hazards to consumers and to lead efforts to improve the safety of consumer products before they reach the marketplace.

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Product Safety Australia

Consumer product safety regulation in Australia is led by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission, working with states and territories

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Product Safety New Zealand

Our role as a regulator means we're responsible for protecting New Zealand consumers by keeping our marketplace free from unsafe and non-compliant products and services.

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METI Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry

Product Safety Division in METI is responsible for implementation of product safety-related acts aiming to guarantee safety for consumers in Japan.

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National Institute of Technology and Evaluation

The National Institute of Technology and Evaluation investigates consumer product incidents. By making the results public, it helps prevent incidents from recurring and develop safe products.

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Consumer Affairs Agency

The mission of the Consumer Affairs Agency is to protect and promote consumer rights and interests by consumer policy and law enforcement.

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Korean Agency for Technology and Standards

The Korean Agency for Technology and Standards is responsible for standards policy, product safety policy, Conformity policy and technical regulation in Korea.

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Korean Consumer Agency

The Korean Consumer Agency is a public institution established by the government to promote consumer rights and interests for improving consumption life.

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Bureau of Standards, Metrology and Inspection

The Bureau of Standards, Metrology and Inspection is responsible for the formulation, implementation and evaluation of policies and technical regulations for consumer products in Taiwan.

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