CPSC-Accredited Firewalled Laboratories

 

The CPSIA provides that a laboratory that is owned, managed, or controlled
by the manufacturer or private labeler may under certain specified
conditions be recognized as accredited as a third‐party testing laboratory

The CPSIA provides that a laboratory that is owned, managed, or controlled by the manufacturer or private labeler may, under certain specified conditions, be recognized as accredited as a third‐party testing laboratory by the Commission. The Act calls such laboratories that comply with these conditions firewalled conformity assessment bodies (or firewalled laboratories).