Bangladesh Standard and Testing Institution (BSTI) has finalized a standard for the paint manufacturing industry setting the limit of lead content at 90 ppm (parts per million). A high official at BSTI confirmed that they already finalized the draft and are now waiting for the gazette to be published notifying the new standard of lead in paint. After almost three years of several meetings and consultations finally this gazette is going to be published. Bellow is the detailed news link in the Financial Express page 7 and 8.
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