Japan Toy Safety Standard (ST Standard) was revised in 2016. This new revision comes into effect on 1st April 2016 and will mainly affect Part 1 and Part 2;-
ST Part 1
- Revised exemption list.
- Revised toy requirements for projectile toys.
- Additional requirements for mouth-actuated projectile toys such as darts and arrows.
ST Part 2
- Definitions revised to be identical to ISO 8124-2:2014.
ST Part 3
- Age clarification regarding formaldehyde (limits remain the same).