SAFER CONSUMER PRODUCTS
Contact Information:Department of Toxic Substances Control
Safer Products and Workplaces Program
P.O. Box 806
Sacramento, CA 95812-0806
Travel & Parking Info (for the CalEPA Building where DTSC is located)
2014 Workshops & Events
Priority Product Work Plan Workshops (September 2014)
DTSC developed a Priority Product Work Plan (Work Plan) that identifies product categories from which Priority Products will be selected during 2015 through 2017. Workshops were available in September 2014 at which DTSC staff presented an overview of the draft Work Plan and explained the process by which Priority Products will be listed. The workshops provided an opportunity for members of the public to discuss the scope and content of the Work Plan before DTSC finalized it.
Presentation slides prepared for the Work Plan workshops: Safer Consumer Products Regulations Implementation Update.
The Draft Work Plan was available for review. Comments regarding the draft Work Plan were submitted from September 12, 2014 to October 21, 2014. View the Workshop Agendas (under "Supporting Documents") and 347 comments submitted to our California Safer Products Information Management System (CalSAFER) site.
DTSC's Safer Consumer Products program held three Priority Products workshops in May and June of 2014 to discuss the scope and content of the initial Priority Products before the official rulemaking process began. This proposed list imposes no new regulatory requirements on product manufacturers until DTSC finalizes it by adopting regulations. The three initial Priority Products are:
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Agendas and Transcripts: