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Metals in Children’s and Consumer Products and Packaging

Publication number Date Published Date Revised
14-04-014March 2014June 2021
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Author(s) Stone, Alex
Description The Washington State Department of Ecology’s Waste 2 Resources (W2R) and Hazardous Waste and Toxics Reduction (HWTR) programs conducted a study to evaluate the presence of ten metals in children’s products and packaging. This report summarizes the results of that study.
NOTES This is a highly technical document, intended for audiences with a chemistry background. It was revised in June 2021 to update the Northwest regional office's contact information.
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Keywords packaging testing, chemicals of concern, product testing, Children's Safe Product Act
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