Oct 17, 2017· The law permanently banned the use of three phthalates in toys and children's products (DEHP, DBP, BBP). In addition, it temporarily banned three additional phthalates pending investigation of an expert panel to be appointed by the CPSC (the panel is known as a …
Diisononyl phthalate (DINP) and diisodecyl phthalate are two additional congeners which have been previously quantified as leaching out of children's toys in relatively high concentrations (i.e. Springer et al., 2000), though their use in children's products is now regulated in the US (CPSIA, 2008).
For companies intending to avoid either the CPC or Proposition 65 list of phthalates, the combined includes 9 phthalates: CPSC: DEHP; DBP; BBP; DINP; DIBP; DPENP; DHEXP; DCHP and the additional Proposition 65 -listed phthalate DIDP.
Oct 20, 2017· The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) voted Wednesday to ban five kinds of phthalate chemicals, from children's toys and child care products.
1 Statement of Policy: Testing of Component Parts With Respect To Section 108 of the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act A. Background The Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act (CPSIA) was enacted on August 14, 2008 (Pub.
an of childrens toys and child care articles containing concentrations of more than 0.1% of three specified phthalates: di(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP); dibutyl phthalate (DBP); or butyl benzyl phthalate (BBP). CPSIA also imposed an interim ban on childrens toys and child care articles containing more than 0.1% of three other specified phthalates: diisononyl phthalate (DINP); diisodecyl phthalate (DIDP); or …
US – CPSC Proposes New Phthalates Requirements for Toys and Child Care Articles. Vol. 801 | December 18, 2014. On December 17, 2014, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) voted 3-2 to approve for publication and public comment a proposed new regulation that would lift the existing ban of some phthalates, while imposing a new ban on other phthalates in toys and child …
JULY 02, 2010 The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) staff is currently participating in voluntary standards activities designed to optimize a method to detect and quantify low levels of phthalates in polyvinyl chloride (PVC) products.
The Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act (CPSIA) This landmark consumer product safety law amended CPSA in 2008 and provided CPSC with significant new regulatory and enforcement tools as part of amending and enhancing several CPSC statutes, including the Consumer Product Safety Act.
The rule applies to products manufactured or imported on or after April 25, 2018. The CPSIA's permanent prohibition concerning DEHP, DBP, and BBP remains in effect. Thus, effective April 25, 2018, any children's toy or child care article that contains concentrations of more than 0.1 percent of the following phthalates is prohibited: