Carpenter conforms to California bedding bill

August 2002
Home Textiles Today;8/26/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 49, p23
Trade Publication
Reports on Carpenter Co.'s introduction of a brand new polyester fill for bed pillows and mattress pads, keeping in mind California's fire retardant legislation.


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