US/Maryland – An Act Concerning Child Care Products Containing Flame-Retardant Chemicals Prohibition

On May 2, 2013, Governor O’Malley of the State of Maryland signed the House Bill 99 approving “Child Care Products Containing Flame-Retardant Chemicals (TCEP) – Prohibition.1” This Act becomes effective October 1, 2013. Details about this act can be found in prior Sparkle bulletin issued in April 20132

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Intertek US

Dr. Pratik Ichhaporia

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Email: pratik.ichhaporia@intertek.com



1 http://mgaleg.maryland.gov/2013RS/chapters_noln/Ch_349_hb0099T.pdf

2 http://www.intertek.com/sparkles/2013/maryland-restricts-flame-retardants/