TITLE

Report: Lead in leather poses no risk

AUTHOR(S)
Gunin, Joan
PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;7/28/2008, Vol. 32 Issue 46, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the University of Cincinnati Leather Research Laboratory conclusive report on lead in leather upholstery finishes that is safe and not hazardous to human health. It states that the testing for the American Home Furnishings Alliance (AHFA) focused on leather, bonded leather, bycast and vinyl. It adds that the alliance continues to promote open communications with suppliers about restrictions on lead in products produced for sale in the U.S.
ACCESSION #
33443231

 

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