Safer Products

DTSC’s Safer Consumers Products program promotes the use of safer chemicals in consumer products. Under California’s Green Chemistry regulations, it asks manufacturers to consider alternatives to chemicals of concern in their products.

CALSAFER

CalSAFER is Safer Consumer Product’s information management system for submitting comments, petitions, and more.

GREEN RIBBON SCIENCE PANEL

The Green Ribbon Science Panel acts as a resource and provides advice to DTSC on a variety of scientific and technical matters related to developing green chemistry.

LIMITING COPPER IN BRAKE PADS

 This regulation reduces the amount of copper and other toxic substances released from brakes and entering California’s streams, rivers, and marine environment.

SAFER CONSUMER PRODUCTS

Learn about SCP’s four-step process to reduce toxic chemicals in consumer products.

SAFER NAIL PRODUCTS

DTSC’s Safer Consumer Products program has worked to establish safer places for the workers, owners and customers of nail salons.

TOXICS IN PRODUCTS

Get information about reducing, recycling, and properly disposing of products that contain toxic chemicals.