Recall Roundup: Nov. 27, 2013

November 27, 2013
This month on Recall Roundup: Gree recalls dehumidifiers, Schneider Electric recalls surge protectors and Frigidaire recalls blenders.
CBP, CPSC Seize 200K Toy Dolls at U.S. Ports

November 20, 2013
See how U.S. Customs and Border Protection and CPSC worked together to keep unsafe toy dolls with phthalates from reaching store shelves.
Commission Meeting: Decision on Fiscal Year 2014 Operating Plan

November 20, 2013
CPSC staff requests Commission approval of the FY 2014 Operating Plan.
Public Meeting: Underwriter’s Laboratories (UL) Presentation to CPSC Staff on Furniture Flammability Research

November 18, 2013
Dr. Tom Fabian, senior fire researcher, from UL, presented an overview of UL’s recently completed project on Residential Upholstered Furniture Flammability in which experiments were conducted to explore if commercially available fire resistance technologies can retard and/or reduce fire growth of residential upholstered furniture.
Commission Meeting: Voluntary Recall Notice Proposed Rule Decision

November 13, 2013
CPSC commissioners and staff discuss the voluntary recall notice of proposed rulemaking. The Commission voted to publish the proposed rule in the Federal Register.
Commission Meeting: Hand-Held Infant Carriers Final Rule Briefing

November 06, 2013
CPSC staff briefs the Commission on a rule for hand-held baby carriers.
Commission Meeting: Fiscal Year 2014 Operating Plan Briefing

October 30, 2013
CPSC staff briefs the Commission on the operating plan for fiscal year 2014.
Recall Roundup: Oct. 24, 2013

October 24, 2013
This Recall Roundup is all about keeping your children safe. Do you have these recalled products? Kids II Baby Einstein Musical Motion activity jumpers, Be Amazing! Monster Science growing spider toy sets, Eco-Novelty Cosmo beads jumbo size, and Hatchette Book Group’s “Count My Kisses 1, 2, 3” and “Red, Green, Blue, I Love You” books have all been recalled.
Public Hearing on Proposed Magnet Set Safety Standard

October 22, 2013
As part of the rulemaking process for high-powered magnet sets, CPSC held a public hearing on Oct. 22, 2013, at 10 a.m.
Help Get the Word Out for Safety

September 30, 2013
Learn how to find and keep track of recalls and consumer product safety information on CPSC.gov and through CPSC's social media.