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VOC Implications

VOC Implications

VOC Exposure People spend most of their time indoors, leaving them susceptible to the harmful effects of Volatile Organic Compound (VOC) …

VOC Safety

VOC Safety

VOCs in Everyday Products Have you ever bought a car and become enamored by that intoxicating “new car smell,” an aroma …

VOC Defined

VOC Defined

Intro To VOCs Volatile organic compounds (VOCs) are chemical gases emitted from solids and liquids at room temperature. Fuels, household products, …

VOC Products

VOC Products

Industries Impacted By VOCs Most all manufactured products are subject to regulation through various safety standards, structural codes, government agencies, and …

Prop 65 Warning Label Requirements

Prop 65 Warning Label Requirements

Update: Revision to Warning Label Requirements Prop 65 warning label requirements have changed. Enforcement of these new rules begins august 30th, …

Testing Protocol to CPSIA Requirements – 16 CFR Part 1107

Testing Protocol to CPSIA Requirements – 16 CFR Part 1107

How sure are you that your products are safe once they hit the store shelves or wind up in consumers …

BAN POISONOUS ADDITIVES ACT OF 2016

BAN POISONOUS ADDITIVES ACT OF 2016

BILL H.R. 6269 HAS BEEN INTRODUCED THAT WOULD BAN THE USE OF BISPHENOL-A (BPA) IN FOOD STORAGE CONTAINERS. Currently, the FDA …

Children’s Jewelry Safety Standard – ASTM F2923-11

Children’s Jewelry Safety Standard – ASTM F2923-11

Published in November 2011, ASTM F2923-11 – the "Children’s Jewelry Safety Standard," has been approved by ASTM International. ASTM F2923-11 …

ASTM JEWERLY STANDARD TESTING

ASTM JEWERLY STANDARD TESTING

Rhode Island Requiring Children’s Jewelry To Comply With Safety Standard On June 21, 2012, Rhode Island became the first state to …

Bisphenol A is added to Proposition 65 List

Bisphenol A is added to Proposition 65 List

What is Proposition 65? Also commonly referred to as the Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986, Proposition 65 …

BPA Facts And Why It Is Banned

BPA Facts And Why It Is Banned

BPA Facts And Why It Is Banned On July 17th, 2012 the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) approved the American Chemistry …

ATS Offers Unmatched BPA Testing Capability to 0.1 Parts per Billion Level

ATS Offers Unmatched BPA Testing Capability to 0.1 Parts per Billion Level

Toxin Free Act Applied Technical Services (ATS) has established a detection limit of 0.1 parts per billion (ppb) to test for the presence …

Cadmium Hazards

Cadmium Hazards

What is cadmium? Why is cadmium so harmful? What is the current regulation around cadmium? How is my business affected …

Cadmium Regulations

Cadmium Regulations

Often times we hear from our customers that the pending and current legislation as it applies to children’s toys/children’s products/consumer …

California Proposition 65 Testing

California Proposition 65 Testing

Bisphenol A - Regulation Effective July 1, 2013: On July 1, 2013 the California law limiting Bisphenol A (BPA) will go …