TITLE

Lead ban's over. Now what?

AUTHOR(S)
Redwine, Arlo
PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Dealernews;Oct2011, Vol. 47 Issue 10, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the issue concerning the implications of the lead ban on the powersports industry in the U.S. It notes that the ban was ended when U.S. President Barack Obama signed the bill amending the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act (CPSIA) on August 12, 2011 to exempt powersports vehicles from lead content limits. Moreover, it cites motor vehicle manufacturers affected by the lead ban such as Arctic Cat Inc., Kawasaki Motors Corp., and Suzuki Motor Corp.
ACCESSION #
66652817

 

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