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Tag: CPSIA
  • The Mischiefs of Faction

    Taking a page from Farenheit 541 – yes, I know, awful pun – the February 10th implementation of the Consumer Priduct Safety Improvement Act (CPSIA) has resulted in untold numbers of pre-1985 children’s books being relegated to the garbage bin.  As explained in the City Journal, the fact that there has not been reported “a …

  • The (Ridiculously High) Price of “Safety”

    In several previous blog posts I’ve mentioned a new law which will go into effect on February 10th.  Called the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act (CPSIA), this legislation will require testing of all children’s clothing for toxic chemicals before sale, effectively putting children’s consignment shops and small-scale clothing manufacturers out of business and seriously harming …