Apr 17, 2014
The European standardization committee CEN published a revision of the toy standard EN 71-1:2011 +A3:2014.
Apr 16, 2014
On Tuesday, 4 March 2014 the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) unanimously voted (3 to 0) to approve the final rule for infant’s and children’s carriages and strollers codified under 16 CFR Part 1227 (1).
Apr 15, 2014
The Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) has released the initial list of Priority Products under the Safer Consumer Products regulation.
Apr 14, 2014
California Proposition 65 releases consent agreements in a number of consumer products.
Apr 11, 2014
US Legislative amends list of high priority chemicals and chemicals of high concern.
Apr 10, 2014
Are the products safe? Are they really made sustainably? After thinking of style, fit and price, these are some of the questions that consumers have in mind when making a decision to purchase a garment or a pair of shoes.
Apr 09, 2014
On 3 March 2014 the United States Food and Drug Administration (US FDA) published a proposal to make changes to the Nutrition Facts panel on food labels.
Apr 08, 2014
Energy drinks have proliferated in recent years and continue to increase in popularity, especially among younger consumers. Laden with stimulants, usually caffeine, they have been linked to health issues in more than one country.
Apr 07, 2014
In times of economic crisis, consumers look to source cheaper products and find a bargain. Despite the best efforts of the food industry, regulators, governments and investigators, an economic crisis presents opportunities for criminal organizations.
Apr 04, 2014
The number of substances that are being added to the list of restricted substances (Annex II) of the EU Directive 2011/65/EU (RoHS 2) is set to grow.