Category: Toy Safety

CPSC Toy Safety Statistics

CPSC Chairperson Inez Tenenbaum outlined recent advances in toy safety standards over the past two years, including the following CPSC achievements:  federal limits for lead in paint on children’s toys dropped to 90 parts per million, which is among the lowest in the world;...

New toy safety standard issued by ASTM

ASTM issued an updated version of its toy safety standard, F963-08, on February 18, 2009. The prior version, F963-07, was identified in Section 106 of Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act as a mandatory consumer product safety standard. The standard became mandatory under the CPSIA on...