Country or Market for ISO 24444 SPF Test Acceptance

ASEAN 10 countries YES
Australia YES
Canada YES
Chile YES
China YES
European Union 28 countries YES
(E.U. Member country adoption is individual)
India YES
Israel YES
Japan YES
Korea Under Review
MERCOSUR 5 countries YES
Mexico YES
New Zealand YES
Russia YES
Russia YES
South Africa YES
Taiwan NO
UK YES
USA NO

Updated Jan 2017

SPF Labelling Categories


Protection Category EU and ASEAN MERCOSUR AUS USA
Low 6,10 6-14.9 4,6,8,10 not required can use actual determined SPF
Medium 15,20,25 15 -29.9 15,20,25
High 30 – 50 30 – 50 30,40,50
Very High 50+ >50 to <100 50+ No category descriptor