8 Aug 2018

US NGO finds hazardous chemicals in school supplies Locked

North America, United States
7 Aug 2018

Oregon looks to modify reportable chemicals list Locked

State considers fee, notification changes under Toxic-Free Kids programme

North America, United States
1 Aug 2018

Furniture group to seek ‘waiver’ from San Francisco flame retardant ban Locked

Measure extends to electronic components in furniture, children's products

North America, United States
30 Jul 2018

National Academies flame retardant group to convene Locked

North America, United States
24 Jul 2018

UK consumer body flags excessive boron levels in 'slime' toys Locked

Europe, United Kingdom
23 Jul 2018

US CPSC issues corrections to phthalates ban Locked

North America, United States
11 Jul 2018

Companies voice support for toxic-free circular economy Locked

Apple, H&M, Lego and Dell among contributors to ChemSec paper

Europe
11 Jul 2018

Massachusetts advances flame retardant ban

US states continue to act on class of substances

North America, United States
9 Jul 2018

Illegal phthalates found in Danish plastic balls Locked

Denmark, Europe
5 Jul 2018

Denmark investigating fines for non-compliant toys manufacturers and importers Locked

’Squishies' pulled from market after chemical emissions tests

Denmark, Europe
3 Jul 2018

Washington state seeks 'prevention approach' on flame retardants Locked

Stakeholder committee hears project overview for TPP, TCPP, TBPH, V6, IPTPP and TBB

North America, United States
28 Jun 2018

E-commerce product safety pledge 'not enough', say NGOs

Call for more action on hazardous chemicals in online products

Europe, North America, United States
27 Jun 2018

Thinktank presses Congress to oversee CPSC on flame retardants Locked

North America, United States
27 Jun 2018

CPSC exempts engineered wood products from third-party testing Locked

Testing for heavy metals, phthalates unnecessary for certain children’s products

North America, United States
20 Jun 2018

National Academies forms flame retardant committee Locked

North America, United States
20 Jun 2018

Finland warns against online purchases of borax for ‘slime’ toys Locked

Europe, Finland
4 Jun 2018

California Assembly approves flame retardant ban Locked

North America, United States
24 May 2018

Washington state to evaluate six flame retardants

Health department convenes stakeholder committee

North America, United States
17 May 2018

Canada finalises tighter lead, cadmium standards for children's products Locked

Industry requested uniform alignment with US rules

Canada, North America
14 May 2018

Revised European standard on finger paints published Locked

Europe
10 May 2018

US body seeks nominees for flame retardant hazard assessment Locked

National Academies plan to inform CPSC OFR rulemaking

North America, United States
9 May 2018

Anses warns against hazardous substances in homemade toy 'slime' Locked

Europe, France
4 May 2018

US industry criticises 'misleading' baby products guide Locked

NGO coalition advises avoiding items containing toxic chemicals

North America, United States
26 Apr 2018

Vermont vote fails to overturn governor's chemicals bill veto Locked

Chamber comes up four votes shy of override

North America, United States
26 Apr 2018

EU demands clarification from India on toy import rules Locked

Concern over 'de-facto in-country testing'

Asia, Europe, India
26 Apr 2018

Phthalates, BPA found in major European toy checks Locked

But no non-compliant levels of cadmium, lead detected in surveillance project

Europe
19 Apr 2018

US NGO calls for avoidance of recycled-content building products

Report highlights lead concerns in schools and childcare facilities

North America, United States
19 Apr 2018

Vermont governor vetoes chemicals management bill

Phil Scott cites economic concerns and duplication

North America, United States
12 Apr 2018

Echa recommends restriction on flame retardants in polyurethane foams

Exposure to TCEP, TCPP and TDCP poses carcinogenicity risk to infants

Europe, North America, United States
12 Apr 2018

Ukraine adopts toy safety regulation aligned with EU Locked

Russia and CIS, Ukraine