CPSC Vote Eliminated Third Party Testing Requirements for Toys

USCPSCThe U.S. Products Safety Commission (CPSC) voted unanimously to remove seven plastics from the requirement to conduct independent third party testing for compliance with the mandatory phthalates prohibitions on children’s toys and child care articles. The decision reduces the burden of third party testing while assuring compliance with CPSC requirements. The rule goes into effect 30 days after publication in the Federal Register.  [Read more...]