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Trousers, shorts and slacks and similar garments (under development)



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This PCR is under development. Please contact the PCR moderator in case you wish to become involved in the development or to be notified of the start of the open consultation. Dates are preliminary.

This is one of four PCRs for apparel being developed in parallell.

The PCR name is aligned with the expired Sustainable Apparel Coalition (SAC) PCR for “Slacks and Trousers and Shorts”. The PCR covers the part of the CPC classification 28221, 28223, 28132 and 28233 that cover primarily the lower body (TARIC code CN 6101, 6102, 6103, 6104, 6201, 6202, 6203, 6204). The product category is a sub-category to the UN CPC code 282 Wearing apparel, except fur apparel corresponding to the two-digit C 14.1 CPA code.

One pair of trousers / shorts / slacks has the function to cover, adorn and protect the lower abdomen and some or all of each leg separately, in accordance with the expired SAC PCR for slacks.

PCR updated 2018-05-04

PCR development initiated.

Detailed information

Name: Trousers, shorts and slacks and similar garments (under development)
CPC Codes:282 Wearing apparel, except fur apparel
GPI version: General Programme Instructions 3 (2017-)
Based on: Basic Module: Knitted or crocheted fabrics; wearing apparel
Related PCR: Jackets, coats and other similar outdoor garments (under development)
Jerseys, pullovers, cardigans, fleeces and similar garments (under development)
T-shirts, singlets and other vests (under development)
Geographical scope: Global
PCR committee: Swerea, PRé Consultants, Fristads, Outdoor Industry Association
Appointed PCR moderator: Sandra Roos  Swerea

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