Federal Trade Commission December 28, 2010 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Guides for the Jewelry, Precious Metals, and Pewter Industries
Document Number: 2010-32273
Type: Rule
Date: 2010-12-28
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission announces amendments to the FTC's Guides for the Jewelry, Precious Metals, and Pewter Industries. The amendments in particular provide guidance on how to mark and describe non-deceptively an alloy of platinum and non-precious metals, consisting of at least 500 parts per thousand, but less than 850 parts per thousand, pure platinum and less than 950 parts per thousand total platinum group metals.