Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission

Business Obligations

Businesses shall:

(1) Not employ technologies that are inherently harmful, injurious, violent and hazardous to consumers;

(2) Remove or eliminate from the market, hazardous products, and replace them with products that are safer and more appropriate;

(3) Not indulge in obnoxious practices or the unscrupulous exploitation of consumers;

(4) Adopt appropriate measures to ensure that products are safe for either intended or normally safe use;

(5) Produce labels showing date and place of manufacture of products and certificate of compliance;

(6) Not indulge in the sale, distribution, and advertisement of products which do not comply with safety or health regulations;

(7) Certify that their products meet all safety standards;

(8) Notify consumers of any imminent public hazard in their products, and withdraw such products from the market;

(9) Not issue wrongful or deceptive advertisements about a product or service; and register all sales promotions with the Commission.