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CPSC Still Seeking Comments on Proposal to Toughen Ban on Phthalates in Children’s Products

Friday, March 20, 2015
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The Consumer Product Safety Commission has extended from March 16 to April 15 the period for public comment on a proposed rule that would strengthen restrictions on phthalates in children’s toys and child care articles. The CPSC is proposing to adopt nearly all of the recommendations in a July 2014 report by the Chronic Hazard Advisory Panel and a final rule would enter into force 180 days from its date of publication in the Federal Register.

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