SAFER CONSUMER PRODUCTS
Contact Information:Department of Toxic Substances Control
Safer Products and Workplaces Program
P.O. Box 806
Sacramento, CA 95812-0806
Safer Consumer Products Regulations Archive
Informal draft regulations for Safer Consumer Products
Informal draft regulations for Safer Consumer Products are available for public review. A public workshop was held on December 5, 2011 and the informal comments are listed below.
DTSC WINS FEDERAL SUPPORT IN PUSH FOR SAFER CONSUMER PRODUCTS
Dec 5 Workshop
15-Day Public Notice and Comment Period
November 16, 2010, to December 1, 2010
Notice of Decision Not to Proceed
On August 12, 2011, a Notice of Decision Not to Proceed was published in the California Notice Register 2011, No. 32-Z, page 1303, to withdraw DTSC's proposal to adopt regulations for Safer Consumer Product Alternatives. These proposed regulations were originally public noticed and published on September 17, 2010, in the California Notice Register 2010, No. 38-Z, page 1501.
Below are links to steps taken during this effort. Renewed, current efforts regarding the Safer Consumer Product Alternatives regulations can be found here.
Green Ribbon Science Panel
On December 23, 2010, Cal/EPA Secretary Linda Adams requested that DTSC reconvene the Green Ribbon Science Panel to vet issues expressed during the public comment periods.
2010 Draft Regulation