California Legislature passed Bill SB 1019 that requires labeling of upholstered furniture for presence or absence of flame retardants. Bill is awaiting Governor Brown's signature. If signed, the requirements of this bill will become effective January 1, 2015, which is also the effective date for compliance to California Technical Bulletin (TB) 117-2013.
Following are highlights of SB 1019.
Scope – Foam and upholstered furniture within scope of California Technical Bulletin 117 Standard.
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Dr. Pratik Ichhaporia