THE MINISTER OF CONSTRUCTION
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SOCIALIST REPUBLICOF VIETNAM Independence - Freedom– Happiness
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No. 11/2009/TT-BXD
Hanoi, June 18, 2009
 
CIRCULAR
PROVIDING FOR THE QUALITY CONTROL OF BUILDING GLASS PRODUCTS AND GOODS
THE MINISTER OF CONSTRUCTION
Pursuant to National Assembly's Law No. 05/ 2007/QH12 of November 21, 2007, on Product and Goods Quality;
Pursuant to the Government's Decree No. 132/ 2008/ND-CP of December 31, 2008, detailing a number of articles of the Law on Product and Goods Quality;
Pursuant to the Government's Decree No. 17/ 2008/ND-CP of February 4, 2008, defining the functions, tasks, powers and organizational structure of the Ministry of Construction;
In order to meet the practical requirements for the quality control of building glass products and goods;
The Ministry of Construction provides for the quality control of building glass products and goods likely to cause unsafely as follows:
Chapter I
GENERAL PROVISIONS
Article 1. Scope of regulation

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This Circular provides for a list of building glass products and goods likely to cause unsafety. grounds for inspection of their quality and quality control work.
Article 2. Subjects of application
This Circular applies to organizations and individuals that produce, trade in, or design or conduct the installation of, building glass products and goods in Vietnam.
Chapter II
QUALITY CONTROL OF BUILDING GLASS PRODUCTS AND GOODS
Article 3. List of building glass products and goods likely to cause unsafety and grounds for inspection of their quality
The list of building glass products and goods likely to cause unsafety which belong to group 2 prescribed in the Law on Product and Goods Quality and grounds for inspection of their quality are specified as follows:
List of products and goods likely to cause unsafety:

 

No.
Names of products and goods
Quality criteria
Grounds for quality inspection
Test method
1
Draw sheet glass
- Exterior defects and dimensional errors
Vietnam standard TCVN 7736: 2007
Vietnam standard TCVN 7219: 2002
2
Floating glass
- Exterior defects and dimensional errors
Vietnam standard TCVN 7218: 2002
Vietnam standard TCVN 7219: 2002
3
Rolled patterned glass
- Exterior defects and dimensional errors
Vietnam standard TCVN 7527: 2005
Vietnam standard TCVN 7219: 2002
Vietnam standard TCVN 7527: 2005
4
Heat absorbing tint glass
- Exterior defects and dimensional errors
- Solar energy radiation transmission coefficient
- Hydrolytic resistance
Vietnam standard TCVN 7529: 2005
Vietnam standard TCVN 7219: 2002
Vietnam standard TCVN 7529: 2005
Vietnam standard TCVN 1046: 2004
5
Solar reflective coated glass
- Exterior defects and dimensional errors
- Solar energy reflection coefficient
- Resistance to light, abrasion, acid and alkaline
Vietnam standard TCVN 7528: 2005
Vietnam standard TCVN 7528: 2005
Vietnam standard TCVN 7219: 2002
Vietnam standard TCVN 7364-4: 2004
6
Heat-treated safety glass
- Exterior defects
- Requirements on edge finishing and hole drilling
- Surface stress
- Resistance to impact
Vietnam standard TCVN 7455: 2004
Vietnam standard TCVN 7455: 2004
Vietnam standard TCVN 7368: 2004
Vietnam standard TCVN 7219: 2002
7
Multi-ply laminated safety glass
- Exterior defects and dimensional errors
- Resistance to impact
- Durability (resistance to high temperature, moisture and radiation)
Vietnam standard TCVN 7364-2: 2004
Vietnam standard TCVN 7364-2: 2004
Vietnam standard TCVN 7364-4: 2004
Vietnam standard TCVN 7364-5: 2004
Vietnam standard TCVN 7364-6: 2004
Vietnam standard TCVN 7368: 2004
8
Multi-ply laminated glass
- Exterior defects and dimensional errors
- Resistance to impact
- Durability (resistance to high temperature, moisture and radiation)
Vietnam standard TCVN 7364-3: 2004
Vietnam standard TCVN 7364-3: 2004
Vietnam standard TCVN 7364-4: 2004
Vietnam standard TCVN 7364-5: 2004
Vietnam standard TCVN 7364-6: 2004
Vietnam standard TCVN 7368: 2004
9
Mirror from silver-coated float glass by wet-chemical technology
- Exterior defects
- Optical quality
- Durability
Vietnam standard TCVN 7624: 2007
Vietnam standard TCVN 7625: 2007
10
Glass products
- Compliance with regulations on use of building glass
Vietnam standard TCVN 7505: 2005
 

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