Chapter 173-334 WAC

Children's Safe Products Reporting Rule



Kara Steward


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Public Involvement

Ecology initiated a rulemaking update to the Children’s Safe Products Reporting Rule (CSPA Reporting Rule) on August 9th, 2016. The proposed rulemaking update was published on March 22, 2017. Ecology held a public hearing on the proposed rulemaking on April 25, 2017. The public comment period for the proposed rule ended on May 12, 2017. Comments on this rule proposal can be reviewed online. Ecology adopted the update to the Children’s Safe Products Reporting Rule on September 29, 2017.

Ecology and Health completed an evaluation of chemicals proposed for addition to or delisting from the list of chemicals of high concern to children (CHCCs) during the preliminary draft CSPA Reporting rulemaking. Review the Ecology publication  Children's Safe Products Reporting Rule: Chemicals of High Concern to Children Proposed for Addition or Delisting during the 2017 Rule Update, 17-04-021. It contains evaluations for 22 chemicals added to the CHCC list and 3 chemicals removed from the CHCC list.

Preliminary draft rule involvement

Ecology received stakeholder comments on several preliminary drafts of the CSPA Reporting Rule language and identification of chemicals to add or delist from the CHCC list. Written comments received from August 2016 to January 2017 are provided below. 

Contact information:

Kara Steward
Washington Department of Ecology
Hazardous Waste & Toxics Reduction Program
PO Box 47600
Olympia WA 98504-7600
Phone: 360-407-6250
Fax: 360-407-6715

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