March 2009
SGB;Mar2009, Vol. 42 Issue 3, p14
Trade Publication
The article discusses the impact of the adoption of new child safety laws banning products containing certain chemicals on the sporting goods industry. Under the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act (CPSIA), manufacturers had faced a February 10, 2009 deadline to certify that their products met strict new standards of 600 parts per million for lead and 1,000 parts per million for phthalates.


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