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Overview of the CPSC Proposed Product Testing Rules

The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is in the process of implementing requirements for the testing of consumer products. The rules would require reasonable testing for non-children’s products, independent laboratory testing for children’s products, and labeling products to indicate compliance. The rules would implement Section...

CPSC Issues Proposed Rule Defining “Children’s Product”

The Consumer Product Safety Commission has issued a proposed interpretive rule that would interpret the term “children’s product” as it is used in the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act of 2008 (CPSIA). The proposed rule would further clarify what must be considered when evaluating whether...