Shelby Mathis Attending Footwear Materials and Innovation Summit

Sep
2018
27
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Sep
2018
28
Shelby Mathis Attending Footwear Materials and Innovation Summit
9:00 am to 04:00 pm EDT
9/27/18 9:00 am to 9/28/18 4:00 pm EDT
Raleigh, NC
Topic: Other
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2018-09-27 09:00:00 2018-09-28 16:00:00 America/New_York Shelby Mathis Attending Footwear Materials and Innovation Summit

Shelby Mathis, Small Business Ombudsman, will attend the 2018 Footwear Materials and Innovation Summit at North Carolina State University’s College of Textiles in Raleigh, NC; 9:00 a.m. EDT on 9/27 to 4:00 p.m. EDT on 9/28.  For more information, please contact Shelby Mathis at smathis@cpsc.gov or 301-504-7865. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/24/18.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/24/18.  (N)

Raleigh, NC

Shelby Mathis, Small Business Ombudsman, will attend the 2018 Footwear Materials and Innovation Summit at North Carolina State University’s College of Textiles in Raleigh, NC; 9:00 a.m. EDT on 9/27 to 4:00 p.m. EDT on 9/28.  For more information, please contact Shelby Mathis at smathis@cpsc.gov or 301-504-7865. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/24/18.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/24/18.  (N)

Hope Nesteruk and Other CPSC Staff Participating in a Conference Call with the ASTM Play Yards Fit and Thickness Task Group

Sep
18
2018
Hope Nesteruk and Other CPSC Staff Participating in a Conference Call with the ASTM Play Yards Fit and Thickness Task Group
11:00 am to 12:00 pm EDT
9/18/18 11:00 am to 12:00 pm EDT
Rockville, MD
Topic: Baby/Toddler
Category:
Status:
2018-09-18 11:00:00 2018-09-18 12:00:00 America/New_York Hope Nesteruk and Other CPSC Staff Participating in a Conference Call with the ASTM Play Yards Fit and Thickness Task Group

This meeting is postponed until further notice.

Hope Nesteruk, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other CPSC staff will be participating in a conference call with the ASTM Play Yards Fit and Thickness Task Group Task Group to discuss play yard mattresses; 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. This conference call was requested by ASTM. For additional information contact Hope Nesteruk at hnesteruk@cpsc.gov.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/23/18.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/23/18.  (S)

Rockville, MD

This meeting is postponed until further notice.

Hope Nesteruk, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other CPSC staff will be participating in a conference call with the ASTM Play Yards Fit and Thickness Task Group Task Group to discuss play yard mattresses; 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. This conference call was requested by ASTM. For additional information contact Hope Nesteruk at hnesteruk@cpsc.gov.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/23/18.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/23/18.  (S)

Jill Hurley Participating in a Conference Call of the ASTM 3159 Liquid Laundry Pack Additional Measures Task Group

Sep
14
2018
Jill Hurley Participating in a Conference Call of the ASTM 3159 Liquid Laundry Pack Additional Measures Task Group
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EDT
9/14/18 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EDT
Rockville, MD
Topic: Chemicals
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Status:
2018-09-14 13:00:00 2018-09-14 14:00:00 America/New_York Jill Hurley Participating in a Conference Call of the ASTM 3159 Liquid Laundry Pack Additional Measures Task Group

This meeting is cancelled.

Jill Hurley, Directorate for Engineering Sciences/Human Factors, will be participating in a conference call of the ASTM 3159 Liquid Laundry Pack Additional Measures Task Group; 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. ET.  The meeting was requested by Nancy Cowles.  For further information, contact Jill Hurley at jhurley@cpsc.gov.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/22/18.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/23/18.  (S)

Rockville, MD

This meeting is cancelled.

Jill Hurley, Directorate for Engineering Sciences/Human Factors, will be participating in a conference call of the ASTM 3159 Liquid Laundry Pack Additional Measures Task Group; 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. ET.  The meeting was requested by Nancy Cowles.  For further information, contact Jill Hurley at jhurley@cpsc.gov.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/22/18.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/23/18.  (S)

Eric Hooker Attending Joint Annual Meeting of the International Society of Exposure Science and the International Society for Environmental Epidemiology (ISES-ISEE 2018)

Aug
2018
26
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Aug
2018
30
Eric Hooker Attending Joint Annual Meeting of the International Society of Exposure Science and the International Society for Environmental Epidemiology (ISES-ISEE 2018)
10:00 am to 04:30 pm EDT
8/26/18 10:00 am to 8/30/18 4:30 pm EDT
Ottawa, Canada
Topic: Playground
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Status:
2018-08-26 10:00:00 2018-08-30 16:30:00 America/New_York Eric Hooker Attending Joint Annual Meeting of the International Society of Exposure Science and the International Society for Environmental Epidemiology (ISES-ISEE 2018)

Eric Hooker, Directorate for Health Sciences, will be attending the Joint Annual Meeting of the International Society of Exposure Science and the International Society for Environmental Epidemiology (ISES-ISEE 2018).  CPSC staff will be presenting a poster entitled, “Investigating Children’s Exposure to Recycled Tire Rubber Used in Playground Surfacing” from 10:00 am to 4:30 pm EDT on Tuesday, August 28; Shaw Centre in Ottawa, Canada.  Meeting information available at https://isesisee2018.org/.  For more information, contact Eric Hooker, ehooker@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/15/18.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/23/18.  (S)

 

Ottawa, Canada

Eric Hooker, Directorate for Health Sciences, will be attending the Joint Annual Meeting of the International Society of Exposure Science and the International Society for Environmental Epidemiology (ISES-ISEE 2018).  CPSC staff will be presenting a poster entitled, “Investigating Children’s Exposure to Recycled Tire Rubber Used in Playground Surfacing” from 10:00 am to 4:30 pm EDT on Tuesday, August 28; Shaw Centre in Ottawa, Canada.  Meeting information available at https://isesisee2018.org/.  For more information, contact Eric Hooker, ehooker@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/15/18.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/23/18.  (S)

Andrew Lock and Other CPSC Staff Attending the BIFMA Flammability Subcommittee Meeting

Sep
05
2018
Andrew Lock and Other CPSC Staff Attending the BIFMA Flammability Subcommittee Meeting
1:00 pm to 5:00 pm EDT
9/5/18 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm EDT
Rockville, MD
Topic: Furniture
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Status:
2018-09-05 13:00:00 2018-09-05 17:00:00 America/New_York Andrew Lock and Other CPSC Staff Attending the BIFMA Flammability Subcommittee Meeting

Andrew Lock, Directorate for Laboratory Sciences, and other CPSC staff will attend the BIFMA Flammability Subcommittee meeting in Grand Rapids, MI to listen to the status of ongoing upholstered furniture flammability issues, starting at 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST.  For more information contact Andrew Lock (preferred:alock@cpsc.gov or 301-987-2099).  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/22/18.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/22/18.  (S)

Rockville, MD

Andrew Lock, Directorate for Laboratory Sciences, and other CPSC staff will attend the BIFMA Flammability Subcommittee meeting in Grand Rapids, MI to listen to the status of ongoing upholstered furniture flammability issues, starting at 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST.  For more information contact Andrew Lock (preferred:alock@cpsc.gov or 301-987-2099).  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/22/18.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/22/18.  (S)

Doug Lee Participating in an ANSI C18/NEMA Battery Working Group Meeting

Sep
06
2018
Doug Lee Participating in an ANSI C18/NEMA Battery Working Group Meeting
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm EDT
9/6/18 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm EDT
Rockville, MD
Topic: Batteries
Category:
Status:
2018-09-06 12:00:00 2018-09-06 13:00:00 America/New_York Doug Lee Participating in an ANSI C18/NEMA Battery Working Group Meeting

Doug Lee, Office of Hazard Identification and Reduction, participating in an ANSI C18/NEMA battery working group to draft Guidelines for Design of Devices using Rechargeable Lithium Cells and Batteries, for inclusion in an annex to ANSI C18.5 battery standards; 12:00 p.m., by teleconference. The meeting was requested by the ANSI C18.5 Working Group Chair, For additional information contact Doug Lee, (301) 987-2073; e-mail: dlee@cpsc.gov.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/21/18.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/22/18.   (S)

Rockville, MD

Doug Lee, Office of Hazard Identification and Reduction, participating in an ANSI C18/NEMA battery working group to draft Guidelines for Design of Devices using Rechargeable Lithium Cells and Batteries, for inclusion in an annex to ANSI C18.5 battery standards; 12:00 p.m., by teleconference. The meeting was requested by the ANSI C18.5 Working Group Chair, For additional information contact Doug Lee, (301) 987-2073; e-mail: dlee@cpsc.gov.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/21/18.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/22/18.   (S)

Commissioner Adler and Staff Meeting with Representatives from Tile Council of North America

Aug
23
2018
Commissioner Adler and Staff Meeting with Representatives from Tile Council of North America
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm EDT
8/23/18 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm EDT
Bethesda, MD
Topic: Other
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2018-08-23 16:00:00 2018-08-23 17:00:00 America/New_York Commissioner Adler and Staff Meeting with Representatives from Tile Council of North America

Commissioner Robert Adler and staff are meeting with representatives from the Tile Council of North America to discuss Petition CP 18-2: Resubmission of Petition to Mandate a Uniform Labeling Method for Traction of Floor Coverings, Floor Coverings with Coatings, and Treated Floor Coverings. Attendees are Eric Astrachan, Executive Director, Tile Council of North America; Bill Griese, Director of Standards Development and Sustainability Initiatives, Tile Council of North America; Grant Davidson, Standards Development Engineer, Tile Council of North America; David Spooner, Barnes & Thornburg; Bill Freeman, President, Resilient Floor Covering Institute; Allison Foley, Venable LLP; and John Mavretich, Venable LLP; 4:00.p.m., Bethesda Towers, room 417. The meeting was requested by Mr. Spooner. For additional information contact Maureen Kentoff at mkentoff@cpsc.gov or 301-504-7731.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/21/18.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/21/18.  (S)

 

Bethesda, MD

Commissioner Robert Adler and staff are meeting with representatives from the Tile Council of North America to discuss Petition CP 18-2: Resubmission of Petition to Mandate a Uniform Labeling Method for Traction of Floor Coverings, Floor Coverings with Coatings, and Treated Floor Coverings. Attendees are Eric Astrachan, Executive Director, Tile Council of North America; Bill Griese, Director of Standards Development and Sustainability Initiatives, Tile Council of North America; Grant Davidson, Standards Development Engineer, Tile Council of North America; David Spooner, Barnes & Thornburg; Bill Freeman, President, Resilient Floor Covering Institute; Allison Foley, Venable LLP; and John Mavretich, Venable LLP; 4:00 p.m., Bethesda Towers, room 417. The meeting was requested by Mr. Spooner. For additional information contact Maureen Kentoff at mkentoff@cpsc.gov or 301-504-7731.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/21/18.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/21/18.  (S)

 

Rana Balci-Sinha and Other CPSC Staff Participating in a Teleconference with the ASTM Jogger Wheel Detachment Task Group

Aug
30
2018
Rana Balci-Sinha and Other CPSC Staff Participating in a Teleconference with the ASTM Jogger Wheel Detachment Task Group
10:00 am to 11:00 am EDT
8/30/18 10:00 am to 11:00 am EDT
Rockville, MD
Topic: Baby/Toddler
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2018-08-30 10:00:00 2018-08-30 11:00:00 America/New_York Rana Balci-Sinha and Other CPSC Staff Participating in a Teleconference with the ASTM Jogger Wheel Detachment Task Group

Rana Balci-Sinha, Directorate for Engineering Sciences/Human Factors, and other staff will be participating in a teleconference with the ASTM Jogger Wheel Detachment Task Group from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. This meeting was requested by the Task Group Chair, Bob Crowley. For additional information, please contact Rana Balci-Sinha at rbalcisinha@cpsc.gov or (301) 987-2584.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/17/18.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/17/18.  (S)

 

Rockville, MD

Rana Balci-Sinha, Directorate for Engineering Sciences/Human Factors, and other staff will be participating in a teleconference with the ASTM Jogger Wheel Detachment Task Group from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. This meeting was requested by the Task Group Chair, Bob Crowley. For additional information, please contact Rana Balci-Sinha at rbalcisinha@cpsc.gov or (301) 987-2584.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/17/18.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/17/18.  (S)

 

Kristen Talcott and Other CPSC Staff Participating in a Teleconference with the ASTM F15.42 Subcommittee on Furniture Safety Labeling Group

Aug
23
2018
Kristen Talcott and Other CPSC Staff Participating in a Teleconference with the ASTM F15.42 Subcommittee on Furniture Safety Labeling Group
9:30 am to 10:30 am EDT
8/23/18 9:30 am to 10:30 am EDT
Rockville, MD
Topic: Furniture
Category:
Status:
2018-08-23 09:30:00 2018-08-23 10:30:00 America/New_York Kristen Talcott and Other CPSC Staff Participating in a Teleconference with the ASTM F15.42 Subcommittee on Furniture Safety Labeling Group

Kristen Talcott, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other staff will be participating in a teleconference with the ASTM F15.42 (Subcommittee on Furniture Safety) Label Task Group ; 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. (eastern time). The meeting concerns labeling requirements for clothing storage units. This meeting was requested by the Task Group Chair, Blake Gudbaur. For additional information, please contact Kristen Talcott at ktalcott@cpsc.gov or (301) 987-2311.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/16/18.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/17/18.  (S)

 

Rockville, MD

Kristen Talcott, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other staff will be participating in a teleconference with the ASTM F15.42 (Subcommittee on Furniture Safety) Label Task Group ; 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. (eastern time). The meeting concerns labeling requirements for clothing storage units. This meeting was requested by the Task Group Chair, Blake Gudbaur. For additional information, please contact Kristen Talcott at ktalcott@cpsc.gov or (301) 987-2311.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/16/18.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/17/18.  (S)