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Week of August 18 - August 24, 2014

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August 20, 2014 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
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Voluntary Standards Association Meeting
Doug Lee Participating in an ASTM Workgroup for Battery-Operated Toys Via Teleconference

Doug Lee, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, participating in an ASTM workgroup for battery operated toys via teleconference to review negative comments for requirements for ASTM F963 to address battery ingestion and high energy battery hazards; 2:00 pm.  The teleconference was requested by the ASTM Workgroup chair.  For additional information contact Doug Lee, (301) 987-2073; email:  dlee@cpsc.gov.  (OGC approved waiver of seven-day notice.)  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/14/14.  Posted to the Public Calendar 8/15/14.

  • Status: Open to the Public
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August 21, 2014 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
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Meeting
Janet Buyer and Matthew Brookman Participating in Teleconference Meeting of the Task Group for UL 2201 Portable Engine Generator Assemblies

Janet Buyer, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and Matthew Brookman, Directorate for Laboratory Sciences, will be participating in a teleconference meeting of the Task Group for UL 2201 Portable Engine Generator Assemblies; 1:30-3:00 p.m..  For additional information contact Janet Buyer, (301) 987-2293.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/1/14.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/4/14.

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
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August 22, 2014 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
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George Borlase and Others Meeting with Sunbeam Products Inc.

George Borlase, Assistant Executive Director, Office of Hazard Identification & Reduction; Joel Recht, Associate Executive Director, Directorate for Engineering Sciences; Andrew Trotta, Director of Electrical Engineering; and Mark Gill, Electrical Engineer, will be meeting with the representatives of Sunbeam Products, Inc.:  David Baker, Legal Counsel; Marc Clements, Vice President of Litigation and Regulatory Affairs; Eric Forti, Manager, Business Development; Mike Fretwell, Vice President & General Manager, Home Environment; Stephen Vernaglia, Director of Program Management, Home Environment, to discuss CPSC’s position on changes to UL 1278 that would permit the remote use of electrical appliances.  This portion of the meeting will be open to the public.  At the conclusion of this discussion, the meeting will be closed to the public for discussions of Sunbeam business proprietary design concepts.  The meeting is being held at 10:30 a.m., at CPSC’s National Product Testing and Evaluation Center in Rockville, MD.  For additional information contact Robert Howell, (301) 504-7621 or rhowell@cpsc.gov.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/22/14.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/22/14.

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