New attention focused on strengthening CPSC

Combs, Heath E.
December 2007
Furniture/Today;12/17/2007, Vol. 32 Issue 15, p34
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the plan of the U.S. Congress to reform the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), the agency responsible for regulating consumer goods, after a spate of imported product recalls. Proponents of the reform claim that the agency lacks funds and staff to cope up with the influx of imported goods. Two bills have been introduced in the two chambers of the Congress regarding the possible reform. INSET: Quick facts about the CPSC.


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