September 28, 2016
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is actively and cooperatively working with Samsung to address safety issues related to certain top-load washing machines made between March 2011 and April 2016. CPSC is advising consumers to only use the delicate cycle when washing bedding, water-resistant and bulky items. The lower spin speed in the delicate cycle lessens the risk of impact injuries or property damage due to the washing machine becoming dislodged.
Presents results for vehicle testing conducted by SEA Limited (SEA) on three 2014-2015 model year ATVs under contract CPSC-S-14-0047. The baseline testing results documented in the report includes static and dynamic characteristics data for vehicles in their "as-received" configuration.
This study examines whether selected plastics do not, and will not contain any prohibited phthalates. Such plastics without phthalates could be determined by the Commission to not require third party testing in order to assure compliance to Section 108 of the CPSIA.
Chairman Elliot F. Kaye convened the August 31, 2016, 10:00 a.m., meeting of the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission in open session. Commissioners Robert S. Adler, Marietta S. Robinson, Ann Marie Buerkle and Joe P. Mohorovic were in attendance.
Decisional Matter: Regulatory Agenda and Plan for Fall 2016
(Briefing package dated August 24, 2016, OS No. 3719)