TITLE

CPSC closer to FR standard

PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;2/11/2008, Vol. 32 Issue 23, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has issued a notice of proposed rulemaking to adopt a standard aimed at slowing or preventing the spread and intensity of upholstered furniture fires. According to the CPSC, its objective is to reduce the risk of upholstered furniture fires without requiring the use of fire-retardant chemicals. Details of the proposal are mentioned.
ACCESSION #
30011383

 

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