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Week of August 22 - August 28, 2016

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August 22, 2016 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
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Joel Recht and Mark Kumagai Meeting with Representatives from Techtronic Industries

Joel Recht and Mark Kumagai, Directorate of Engineering Sciences,  are meeting with representatives from Techtronic Industries (TTI):  Lee Sowell, President, and Mark Rowe, TTI, Inez Tenenbaum, former Chairwoman and Counsel for TTI,  to discuss their research on reducing carbon monoxide emissions from portable generators.  The meeting is closed due to a discussion of proprietary data that is confidential commercial information. The meeting will be held at 10:30 a.m., Bethesda Towers, room 714.  The meeting was requested by Inez Tenenbaum.  For additional information contact Joel Recht, (301) 987-2036.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/10/16.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/11/16.

  • Status: Closed to the Public
  • Substantial
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August 22, 2016 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
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The Office of Chairman Kaye and Commissioner Adler Meeting with Representatives from Techtronic Industries

The Offices of Chairman Elliot F. Kaye and Commissioner Robert Adler are meeting with representatives from Techtronic Industries (TTI):  Lee Sowell, President, and Mark Rowe, TTI, Inez Tenenbaum, former Chairwoman and Counsel for TTI, to discuss their research on reducing carbon monoxide emissions from portable generators; 11:30 a.m., Bethesda Towers, room 724.  The meeting is closed due to a discussion of proprietary data that is confidential commercial information.  The meeting was requested by Inez Tenenbaum.  For additional information contact Stephen McGoogan, Executive Assistant, (301) 504-7588. Posted in the Public Calendar 8/22/2016.

  • Status: Closed to the Public
  • Substantial
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August 22, 2016 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
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The Offices of Commissioners Buerkle and Mohorovic Meeting with Representatives from Techtronic Industries

The Offices of Commissioner Ann Marie Buerkle and Commissioner Joseph Mohorovic are meeting with representatives from Techtronic Industries (TTI):  Lee Sowell, President, and Mark Rowe, TTI, Inez Tenenbaum, former Chairwoman and Counsel for TTI, to discuss their research on reducing carbon monoxide emissions from portable generators; 2:00 p.m., Bethesda Towers, room 714.  The meeting is closed due to a discussion of proprietary data that is confidential commercial information.  The meeting was requested by Inez Tenenbaum.  For additional information contact Katelyn Costello, Executive Assistant, (301) 504-7237.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/18/16.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/19/16.

  • Status: Closed to the Public
  • Substantial
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August 22, 2016 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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Commissioner Robinson and Staff Meeting with Representatives from Techtronic Industries

Commissioner Marietta Robinson, Heather Bramble, Chief Counsel, Boaz Green, Senior Counsel, Boaz Green, Senior Counsel, Dottie Yahr, Policy Advisor, meeting with representatives from Techtronic Industries Power Equipment (TTI):  Lee Sowell, President; Mark Rowe, General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer; Inez Tenenbaum, former Chairwoman and Counsel for TTI, to discuss their research on reducing carbon monoxide emission from portable generators; 3:00 p.m., Bethesda Towers, room 714.  (The meeting is closed to the public due to the proprietary information that will be discussed.)  The meeting was requested by Inez Tenenbaum.  For additional information contact Dottie Yahr, (301) 504-7198.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/15/16.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/16/16.

  • Status: Closed to the Public
  • Substantial
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August 23, 2016 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
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Voluntary Standards Association Meeting
Hope Nesteruk and Other CPSC Staff Meeting with the Labeling Task Group of ASTM F15.42

Hope Nesteruk, Directorate for Engineering Sciences/Human Factors, and other CPSC staff will be meeting with the Labeling Task Group of ASTM F15.42 via teleconference as part of normal ongoing standards development process. The meeting was requested by the Labeling Task Group of ASTM F15.42. For additional information, please contact John Massale, (301) 987-2292, jmassale@cpsc.gov.  Transmitted to the Public Calendar 8/17/16.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/18/16.

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
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August 25, 2016 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM
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Jacob Miller and Sylvia Chen to Conduct Product Safety Training for Korean Companies

Jacob Miller, Regional Product Safety Officer, Asia Pacific, and Sylvia Chen, Program Manager for East Asia and Pacific, will conduct product safety training for Korean companies that export consumer products to the United States, 8:30am to 3:00pm, Sheraton Seoul Palace Gangnam Hotel, Seoul, Republic of Korea. For information or to register, contact Sookyung Park, 82-43-880-5652, email:  skypark@kca.go.kr.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 7/21/16.  Posted in the Public Calendar 7/21/16. 

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Non-Substantial
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August 25, 2016 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
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Scott Ayers Attending the CANENA Technical Committee 61C Teleconference on Requirements for Household Refrigerators & Freezers

Scott Ayers, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, will attend the CANENA Technical Committee 61C teleconference on Requirements for Household Refrigerators & Freezers from 10:00 am to 11:30 am EST.  For more information on this meeting, please contact Scott Ayers (sayers@cpsc.gov, 301-987-2030).  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/10/16.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/11/16.

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
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August 25, 2016 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
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Anna Luo Participating in a Teleconference of the Underwriters Laboratories 1026 Standards Technical Panel Task Group

Anna Luo, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, will be participating in a teleconference of the Underwriters Laboratories (UL) 1026 Standards Technical Panel Task Group on Food Load and Connectivity to discuss the development of proposals related to remote operation of toaster ovens, 1:00 pm. to 2:30 pm ET. The meeting was requested by UL. For additional information, contact Anna Luo, (301) 987-2010; email: aluo@cpsc.gov.  (OGC approved waiver of seven-day notice.) Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/22/16.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/23/16.

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
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August 26, 2016 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
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Voluntary Standards Association Meeting
Scott Ayers Attending ASTM F15.45 Task Group on Candle Fire Safety Telecon

Previously scheduled on Tuesday, August 23rd.

Scott Ayers, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, will attend the ASTM F15.45 task group on candle fire safety telecon from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm EST.  For more information on this meeting please contact Scott Ayers (sayers@cpsc.gov, 301-987-2030).  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/12/16.  Posted in Public Calendar 8/12/16.

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
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August 26, 2016 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
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Voluntary Standards Association Meeting
Celestine Kish Participating in an ASTM Conference Call Regarding Baby Boxes

Celestine Kish, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other CPSC staff will be participating in a conference call with the ASTM Bassinet task group; 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  The task group will be discussing baby boxes.  This conference call was requested by ASTM.  For call-in information please contact Lisa Trofe at ltrofe@jpma.org.  For additional information contact Celestine Kish at ckish@cpsc.gov or (301) 987-2547.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/16/16.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/16/16.

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
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