Children's Safe Products Reporting Rule, Chapter 173-334 WAC
- The Department of Ecology has adopted amendments to the Children's Safe Products - Reporting Rule,
Chapter 173-334 WAC.
The rules became effective on November 22, 2013.
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Overview of Rule Amendment
Under this chapter, manufacturers of children's products must report on the presence of certain chemicals in
In October 2013 Ecology adopted amendments to the reporting rule in response to a petition to add
tris(1,3-dichloro-2-propyl)phosphate (TDCPP) (CAS # 13674-87-8) to the list of CHCCs, and to remove n-butanol
(CAS # 71-36-3) from the reporting list of chemicals.
Milestones & Timeline
|July 24, 2013
||Proposed rule text released. Beginning of public comment period.
|August 27, 2013, 6pm
||Public hearing. Location: Washington State Department of Ecology Headquarters, 300 Desmond Drive,
|September 6, 2013
||End of public comment period.
|October 22, 2013
||Adopt, file, and publish the rule and send out Rule Adoption Notice.
|November 22, 2013
||Rule goes into effect (31 days after it has been adopted and filed.)
|February 28, 2015
||Projected due date for first reports that must include tris(1,3-dichloro-2-propyl)phosphate (TDCPP)
(CAS # 13674-87-8) under the revised rule.