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Standards and Conformity Assessment

in the Philippines

ISAGANI C. ERNA

Head, International Relations

Bureau of Product Standards

PHILIPPINES

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Republic Act (RA) 4109: Standardization Law

An Act to convert the Division of Standards

under the Bureau of Commerce into

Bureau of Standards

to provide for the Standardization and/or

Inspection of Products and Imports

and for other purposes

  • BPS as the National Standards Body
  • To develop, promulgate, implement and
  • coordinate standardization activities
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BPS ORGANIZATIONAL CHART

As of 2000-03-31

Director

Assistant

Director *

Head of BAS

FAU

AT7

AT 1

AT 2

AT 3

AT 4

AT 5

AT 6

AT 8

AT 9

AT 2A

AT 2B

AT9A

AT9B

Action Teams (AT) Functional Services

AT 1

Standards Development

Standards Promotion & Media Relations

AT 2A

AT 2

Information Services

AT 2B

Testing Center

AT 3

Product Certification

AT 4

DAO 9 Enforcement & Consumer Affairs

AT 5

Special Projects & NRSQA

AT 6

International Relations

AT 7

HRD

AT 8

Laboratory Accreditation

AT 9A

AT 9

AT 9B

BPS Accreditation Scheme (BAS)

FAU

Financial & Administrative Unit

Legend

* Designated as the Head of BAS who shall have staff functions at BPS and line functions over the BAS

Director has direct supervision and control over the day-to-day operation

Director has no direct supervision and control over the day-to-day operation. Relationship is more of a general administrative supervision.

bps networking strategic alliance

Specialist Regional Bodies

PASC

PAC

APMP

APLAC

APMLF

International Bodies

ILAC

IATCA

IAF

CASCO

DEVCO

INFCO

BPS Networking Strategic Alliance

Bureau of Product Standards

Manufacturers

Domestic/Importers

Consumers

Other Government

NGOs

ASEAN

ACCSQ

WG 1

MRA

WG 2

Regulation & Accreditation

WG 3

Standards & Conformance

WG 4

Information

APEC

SCSC

ISO

TC

IEC

CODEX / ITU

WTO TBT

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Draft PNS

Standards formulation flow chart

New project/review of existing PNS

Proposal

BPS Approval

Research

Technical Committee Method

Technical Committees

Sub-committees

Working Groups

YES

ISO/IEC/PNS/ Other Standards

Circulation

NO

Comments

Fast Track Method

Final Draft

Publication

Philippine National Standard

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Membership to International Standardizing Bodies

  • International Organization for

Standardization (ISO)

  • International Electrotechnical

Commission (IEC)

  • International Telecommunication

Union (ITU)

  • Codex Alimentarius Commission
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The Bureau of Product Standards (BPS) represents the Philippines in ISO and IEC

  • The Department of Telecommunication Commission (DOTC) represents the Philippines in ITU
  • The Department of Agriculture (DA) represents the Philippines in Codex Alimentarius Commission
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Alignment with International Standards

  • Total no. of Philippine National Standards (PNS) - 1,702
  • No. of standards aligned - 953
  • % alignment - 56%

Participation to International Standardizing Bodies

  • ISO: Participating (P) member to
  • 26 Technical Committees (TC)

Observer (O) member to 42 TCs

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IEC: Participate in IEC TC on the following:

  • Electric cables
  • Electric accessories
  • Lamps and related equipment
  • Performance and safety of household

and similar appliances

  • Safety of audio-video and similar electrical appliances
  • Audio-video and multi-media system and equipment
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Two (2) Schemes of Product Certification

  • Philippine Standard (PS) Quality and/or Safety
  • Certification Mark Scheme (DAO 1:1997)*
  • Import Commodity Clearance Scheme (ICC)
  • (DAO 8:1995)
  • * DAO - Department Administrative Order
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Philippine Standard (PS) Quality and/or Safety Certification Mark Scheme – DAO 1:1997

Main Features :

  • Alignment with ISO 9000 for factory inspection
  • Auditor to be registered in the NRSQA before they can allow to perform the audit
  • Opportunity for company abroad

to apply for PS Mark

  • MOU/MRA with foreign certification body
  • Product testing will be based on PNS requirement
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System of Implementation :

Following System No. 5 of ISO

  • Factory inspection
  • Product Testing
  • Regular Surveillance Audit
  • Market Sampling
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Status of Implementation:

As of 31 October 2001,

  • 528 PS licenses granted
  • 9 PS Licenses issued to foreign companies

Current Development:

  • The Practice of Product Certification is being aligned with ISO/IEC Guide 65
  • Strengthen enforcement to eliminate substandard products from the market
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Import Commodity Clearance (ICC)

Certification Mark Scheme – DAO 8:1995

Main Features : Three options an importer can choose,

1. Usual inspection, sampling and testing on a per shipment

per bill of lading basis.

2. Testing from the country of origin;

  • by a laboratory accredited by a laboratory accreditation body

that is signatory to APLAC MRA

  • from a laboratory that have MOU/MRA with BPS on product test

3. Foreign manufacturer to apply for the PS Mark

  • made possible through an MOU/MRA

Testing of product shall be based on PNS.

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Current Development:
  • Revision of DAO 8:1995 to incorporate

- Product identification and traceability

- Treatment of used/second hand products

- Accommodation of voluntary ICC Application

  • For signing within the year, 2001
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Product Testing

  • third-party testing to verify conformance to standards and specifications
  • supports the product certification scheme
  • supports research requirements for the formulation of standards
quality system certification
Quality System Certification
  • 6 Certifying Bodies (CB) operating in the Philippines
  • 2 are accredited by BPS under the BAS

- recognizes certification issued by accredited CB for factory inspection relative to PS Mark

national registration scheme for quality auditors nrsqa
National Registration Scheme for Quality Auditors (NRSQA)
  • BPS Guidelines for Registration of Auditors
  • Assure competence of auditors performing audit function, ISO 10011
  • Covers quality system, product inspection and laboratory assessors
  • 67 auditors are registered in the NRSQA
  • Aligned with IATCA requirements
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BPS Accreditation Schemes

Two National Accreditation Schemes

1. BPS Accreditation Scheme for

Conformity Assessment Bodies (BAS)

2. BPS Laboratory Accreditation Scheme (BPSLAS)

accreditation bas
Accreditation (BAS)

BPS Accreditation Scheme (BAS) – DAO 6:1997

  • following ISO/IEC Guide 61:1996 and IAF Guidance document
  • 2 Quality System CBs accredited complying with ISO/IEC Guide 62

Current Development

  • Pre-peer evaluated in 1998
  • Peer evaluated on 2-6 October 2000
  • Another visit by PAC 1st quarter of 2002
accreditation bpslas
Accreditation (BPSLAS)

BPS Laboratory Accreditation Scheme (BPSLAS)

  • DAO 13:1995 – Implementing guideline
  • Following ISO/IEC Guide 58 and APLAC MR001
  • Accreditation criteria: ISO/IEC 17025
  • 30 laboratories accredited
    • 18 chemical
    • 4 microbiology
    • 5 mechanical
    • 1 non-destructive testing
    • 4 calibration
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Developments towards APLAC MRA membership:
  • Appraisal for readiness to APLAC MRA in August 1998
  • Submitted application to APLAC MRA in July 2000
  • Audit survey by JICA on 6-7 July 2000
  • To be APLAC MRA signatory by 2002
memorandum of understanding mutual recognition arrangement mou mra
Memorandum of Understanding/MutualRecognition Arrangement (MOU/MRA)

Bilateral MOU/MRA

  • BPS & SAQAS (Australia) in 1994 for recognition of audit services
  • BPS & BSN (Indonesia) in 1996 for product certification and approval scheme
  • BPS & JET (Japan) in 1997 for factory inspection
  • BPS & JET (Japan) in 1999 for product test
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Regional and International MRA
  • Participated in Part I, Information Exchange of APEC Electrical MRA on Dec. 1999
  • Participated in APEC MRA on Toy Safety in 1996
  • Participated in APEC MRA on Food Recalls (1997)
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THANK YOU !!!

Bureau of Product Standards

Homepage:http://www.dti.gov.ph/bps

E-mail: [email protected]

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