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Oct
09
2012
5:00 AM to 6:00 AM (America/New_York)
Category: Training
Marc J. Schoem, Acting Director, Office of Compliance and Field Operations, attending and participating in the AHAM Product Safety and Liability Seminar, Washington, D.C. For additional information contact Marc Schoem, (301) 504-7520. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 9/24/12. Posted on Master Calendar 9/25/12.
Oct
05
2012
To
Oct
09
5:00 AM to 6:00 AM (America/New_York)
Category: Association Meeting
Jason Goldsmith, Directorate for Health Sciences, attending National Association of Medical Examiners annual meeting at the Inner Harbor, Baltimore, MD. For additional information contact Jason Goldsmith, (301) 504-7262, jgoldsmith@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 9/25/12. Posted on the Master Calendar 9/25/12.
Oct
04
2012
7:30 AM to 8:30 AM (America/New_York)
Category: Voluntary Standards Meeting
Commissioner Robert Adler speaking at the October ANSI Caucus Luncheon to discuss product safety in general; 11:45 a.m., The National Press Club, 529 14th Street, NW, 13th Floor, Washington, DC. The meeting was requested by Scott Cooper. For additional information contact Ophelia McCardell, (301) 504-7731. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 10/2/12. Posted in Public Calendar 10/3/12.
Oct
04
2012
7:00 AM to 8:00 AM (America/New_York)
Category: Association Meeting
Celestine Kiss, Directorate for Engineering Sciences (Human Factors), participating in a working group conference call regarding ISO (International Standards Organization) TC 181 (Task Group) WG7 (Working Group) Age Grading Guidelines to discuss Brazilian Age Grading Guidelines proposal; 11:00 a.m. EST, Duration: 1 hour. The conference call was requested by the working group chairman. (OGC approved waiver of seven-day notice.) Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 10/2/12. Posted in Public Calendar 10/3/12.
Oct
03
2012
8:00 AM to 9:00 AM (America/New_York)
Category: Association Meeting
*John Boja, Office of Compliance and Field Operations, Joanna Matheson and Adrienne Layton, Directorate for Health Sciences, attending the AAPCC Local Symposium on Detergent Packets; 12:00-1:00 p.m., Las Vegas, NV. For additional information contact John Boja, (301) 504-7300. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 9/20/12. Posted on the Master Calendar 9/20/12.
Oct
03
2012
6:00 AM to 8:00 AM (America/New_York)
Category: Commission Meeting
Open to the Public
Hearing Room 420Open to the PublicMatters to be DiscussedBriefing Matter:Infant Swings - Final RuleA live webcast of the Meeting can be viewed at www.cpsc.gov/webcast
Oct
01
2012
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM (America/New_York)
Category: Association Meeting
*Chairman Inez Tenenbaum; Matt Howsare, Chief of Staff and Chief Counsel; Elliot Kay, Deputy Chief of Staff and Senior Counsel; Anu Connor, Senior Counsel; Dottie Lee, Confidential Assistant, will meet with Dave Taylor, newly elected Chairman of the Juvenile Products Manufacturers Association (JPMA); Michael Dwyer, JPMA Executive Director; Lauren Pfeiffer, JPMA Assistant Executive Director; Julie Vallese, JPMA Managing Director of Government & Public Affairs; Mark Fellin, JPMA Director of Regulatory & Legislative Affairs, to discuss proposed topics which will include CPSIA Section 104 rulemakings, education campaigns, and product safety certification; 3:00 p.m., Bethesda Towers, room 724. For additional information contact Dottie Lee, (301) 504-7198. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 9/24/12. Posted on Master Calendar 9/24/12.
Oct
01
2012
9:30 AM to 10:30 AM (America/New_York)
Category: Association Meeting
*Commissioner Robert Adler, Jana Fong-Swamidoss and Jason Levine, Counsel to Commissioner Adler, meeting with Dave Taylor, Chairman, Juvenile Products Manufacturers Association, Inc. (JPMA); Michael Dwyer, Executive Director; Lauren Pfeiffer, Assistant Executive Director; Julie Vallese, Managing Director of Government & Public Affairs; and Mark Fellin, Director, Regulatory & Legislative Affairs, to discuss JPMA’s commitment to children’s and juvenile product safety and certification; 1:30 p.m., Bethesda Towers, room 723. The meeting was requested by Julie Vallese. For additional information contact Ophelia McCardell, (301) 504- 7731. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 9/21/12. Posted on the Master Calendar 9/24/12.
Sep
27
2012
To
Sep
28
5:00 AM to 6:00 AM (America/New_York)
Category: Staff Workshop
Commissioner Robert Adler speaking to the new Advanced Product Safety Management class at Saint Louis University’s Center for Supply Chain Management Studies and conducting a session on ethics; Saint Louis University, St. Louis, MO. The meeting was requested by Don Kornblet, Product Safety Advisor, Center for Supply Chain Management Studies at Saint Louis University. For additional information contact Ophelia McCardell, (301) 504-7731. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/31/12. Posted on Master Calendar 9/4/12.
Sep
25
2012
6:00 AM to 10:00 AM (America/New_York)
Category: Voluntary Standards Meeting
*Jonathan Midgett, Human Factors, will attend a meeting of the ASTM F963 toy standard subcommittee; 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m., at ASTM headquarters in West Conshohocken, PA. For additional information contact Jonathan Midgett, (301) 504- 7692. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 9/18/12. Posted on Master Calendar 9/18/12.

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  • Rik Khanna, Office of Hazard Identification and Reduction will be attending the Underwriters Laboratories (UL) Fire Council Meeting

    8:00 am to 4:30 pm

    Rik Khanna, Office of Hazard Identification and Reduction will be attending the Underwriters Laboratories (UL) Fire Council Meeting to discuss consumer product safety standards for fire suppression equipment, fire resistant building designs, flame and smoke characteristics of building materials and other products related to fire safety. The meeting will be held at the Westin Chicago North Shore, Wheeling, IL. on May 02, 2022 at 8:00am to 4:30pm. This meeting was requested by UL and is open to the public. For additional information, contact Rik Khanna (301.987.2508 or rkhanna@cpsc.gov). Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 04/25/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 04/25/2022.

  • Sabrina Keller Presenting at NCBFAA Conference

    5:00 pm to 6:30 pm

    Sabrina Keller, Deputy Director of CPSC’s Office of Import Surveillance, will present on a featured Partner Government Agency (PGA) panel at the National Customs Brokers and Forwarders Association of America, Inc. (NCBFAA) 2022 Annual Conference at the JW Marriott Tucson Starr Pass in Tucson, Arizona. For more information, see www.ncbfaa.org or email skeller@cpsc.gov. Transmitted in the Public Calendar 04/25/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 04/25/2022.

  • Rik Khanna, Office of Hazard Identification and Reduction will be attending the Underwriters Laboratories (UL) Fire Council Meeting

    8:00 am to 4:00 pm

    Rik Khanna, Office of Hazard Identification and Reduction will be attending the Underwriters Laboratories (UL) Fire Council Meeting to discuss consumer product safety standards for fire suppression equipment, fire resistant building designs, flame and smoke characteristics of building materials and other products related to fire safety. The meeting will be held at the Westin Chicago North Shore, Wheeling, IL. on May 03, 2022 at 8:00am to 4:00pm. This meeting was requested by UL and is open to the public. For additional information, contact Rik Khanna (301.987.2508 or rkhanna@cpsc.gov). Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 04/25/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 04/25/2022.

  • CANCELLED: Vineed Dayal, Zachary Goldstein, and Others participating in: SCIEE Robots – UL STP 3300 Meeting

    9:00 am to 10:30 am

    CANCELLED: Vineed Dayal and Zachary Goldstein, Directorate for Laboratory Sciences, and other CPSC staff will participate in a teleconference on May 3, 2022 from 9:00 am to 10:30 am with UL STP 3300, Standards Technical Panel for Service, Communication, Information, Education, and Entertainment Robots (SCIEE Robots) task groups. The groups will work on items assigned at the previous standards technical panel meeting to develop a standard for SCIEE Robots. For additional information, including call in information, contact Vineed Dayal (vdayal@cpsc.gov). Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 02/15/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 02/15/2022.

  • Rana Balci-Sinha and other CPSC staff will attend the ANSI/WCMA A100.1-2018 American National Standard for Safety of Corded Window Covering Products Steering Committee Meeting

    10:00 am to 1:00 pm

    Rana Balci-Sinha, Directorate for Engineering Sciences and other CPSC staff will attend the ANSI/WCMA A100.1-2018 American National Standard for Safety of Corded Window Covering Products Steering Committee Meeting at Bracewell, 2001 M Street, NW Suite 900, Washington, DC, 20036-3310. The purpose of the meeting is to discuss the draft revisions to the standard. This meeting was requested by WCMA. For additional information, contact Rana Balci-Sinha (rbalcisinha@cpsc.gov) or 301-987-2584. Transmitted to the Secretary 04/11/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 04/12/2022.

  • Charles Bevington is meeting with members of ASTM subcommittee D22.05 (Indoor Air)

    11:00 am to 3:00 pm

    Charles Bevington is meeting with members of ASTM subcommittee D22.05 (Indoor Air) for its biannual subcommittee meeting on Tuesday May 3, 2022 at from 11 AM to 3 PM EST. This will be a virtual meeting. Please contact Charles Bevington at cbevington@cpsc.gov for more information. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 04/26/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 04/26/2022.

  • Meeting Cancelled: Commissioner Trumka and his staff will meet with Dr. Rachel Y. Moon of the University of Virginia Child Health Research Center

    11:00 am to 11:30 am

    Meeting Cancelled: Commissioner Trumka and his staff will meet with Dr. Rachel Y. Moon of the University of Virginia Child Health Research Center to discuss factors affecting sudden infant death syndrome and other sleep-related infant deaths. The meeting was requested by Commissioner Trumka’s staff. For additional information, please contact Robin Lipp at rlipp@cpsc.gov or Kaylee Niemasik at kniemasik@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 04/29/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 04/29/2022.

  • Eric Hooker and Lin Wang participating in stakeholder meeting on Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) and Gas Ranges

    10:00 pm to 11:30 pm

    Eric Hooker and Lin Wang of the Directorate for Health Sciences will participate in a teleconference with interested stakeholders on Indoor Air Quality and gas ranges. This meeting was called to assemble a list of IAQ requirements for carbon monoxide, nitrogen dioxide, and particle size from various sources. The meeting was organized by the National Carbon Monoxide Awareness Association. For more information on this meeting including call in information, please contact Eric Hooker (ehooker@cpsc.gov) or Lin Wang (liwang@cpsc.gov). Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 5/2/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 5/2/2022.

  • Andrew Newens will participate in a teleconference with the ASTM F15.79 Beach Umbrellas Task Group

    11:00 am to 12:00 pm

    Andrew Newens, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, will participate in a teleconference with the ASTM F15.79 Beach Umbrellas Task Group. This conference call was requested by ASTM. For additional information, including call-in information, contact Andrew Newens at anewens@cpsc.gov or (301) 987-2248. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 04/12/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 04/12/2022

  • CANCELLED: Daniel Taxier and other CPSC staff will be participating in a conference call with the ASTM F24.61 Trampoline Court Task Group

    1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

    CANCELLED: Daniel Taxier, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other CPSC staff will be participating in a conference call with the ASTM F24.61 Trampoline Court Task Group to discuss proposed requirements for performance trampolines and other updates to the F2970 trampoline court voluntary standard on Thursday, May 5, 2022 1PM – 2PM (ET). This conference call was requested by ASTM. For additional information contact Daniel Taxier at dtaxier@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 04/28/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 04/28/2022.

  • Scott Ayers participating in South Carolina Fire Safety Summit

    2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

    Scott Ayers of the Office of Hazard Identification and Reduction will participate virtually in the South Carolina Safety Summit. South Carolina State Fire Marshal is partnering with the National Fire Protection Agency (NFPA) and other public heath organization to provide information on fire and life safety issues to first responders in South Carolina. The summit will be in person in Columbia, SC with some speakers virtual. Scott Ayers will participate in a panel discussion on carbon monoxide safety. For more information on the summit and how to attend, please contact Scott Ayers (sayers@cpsc.gov). Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 04/26/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 04/26/2022.

  • Andrew Newens and Caroleene Paul, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, will participate in a teleconference with OPEI

    2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

    Andrew Newens and Caroleene Paul, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, will participate in a teleconference with OPEI. This meeting was requested by OPEI to discuss with CPSC a contractor’s work involving riding lawn mower dynamic testing. For additional information, including call-in information, contact Andrew Newens at anewens@cpsc.gov or (301) 987-2248. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 04/26/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 04/26/2022.

  • Tim Smith and other CPSC staff will be participating in a virtual (Webex) meeting of the ASTM Infant Loungers Scope Task Group

    2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

    Tim Smith, Division of Human Factors, and other CPSC staff will be participating in a virtual (Webex) meeting of the ASTM Infant Loungers Scope Task Group on May 6, 2022, from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. ET. The meeting will discuss the scope of products to be included under the proposed infant loungers voluntary standard, and was requested by ASTM. For additional information, including log-in information, please contact Tim Smith at tsmith@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 04/12/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 04/12/2022.

  • Ashley Johnson and others participating in a National Electrical Code (NEC) Task group

    2:30 pm to 4:00 pm

    Ashley Johnson, Einstein Miller, Office of Hazard Identification and Reduction, and others participating in a National Electrical Code (NEC) Task group virtual meeting to discuss NEC Section 210.8(F) ground fault circuit interrupter protection on outdoor outlets; Friday, May 6, 2022 at 2:30-4:00pm; The meeting was requested by Jeff Sargent, National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). For additional information contact Doug Lee, (301) 987-2073 or dlee@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 04/25/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 04/26/2022.

  • Joanna Matheson will be participating in ISO TC/229 Working Group meetings Regarding Updates on Nanotechnology Work

    5:30 am to 12:00 pm

    Joanna Matheson, Directorate for Health Sciences, and other staff will participate in the ISO TC/229 (Nanotechnologies) working group meetings via teleconference. Working Group 3 (Health, Safety and Environmental Aspects of Nanotechologies) and Working Group 5 (Products and Applications) will meet in the mornings of May 9-18, 2022. The working groups’ meetings will focus on updates to high priority projects, that is, work items that are near publication as well as new project proposals. For additional information, including call-in information, contact Joanna Matheson at jmatheson@cpsc.gov, (301) 987-2564. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 03/24/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 03/24/2022.

  • Emily Maling and other CPSC staff will participate in American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists (AATCC) Spring Committee Meetings

    8:30 am to 5:30 pm

    Emily Maling, Directorate for Laboratory Sciences, and other CPSC staff will participate in American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists (AATCC) Spring Committee Meetings on May 10-11, 2022 from 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM ET via teleconference. For more information, including meeting call-in information, please contact Emily Maling at emaling@cpsc.gov or 301-987-2301. Transmitted in the Office of the Secretary 04/29/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 04/29/2022.

  • CANCELLED: Vineed Dayal, Zachary Goldstein, and Others participating in: SCIEE Robots – UL STP 3300 Task Group Meeting

    9:00 am to 10:30 am

    CANCELLED: Vineed Dayal and Zachary Goldstein, Directorate for Laboratory Sciences, and other CPSC staff will participate in a teleconference on May 10, 2022 from 9:00 am to 10:30 am with UL STP 3300, Standards Technical Panel for Service, Communication, Information, Education, and Entertainment Robots (SCIEE Robots). The panel will follow up on task group work and continue to develop a standard for SCIEE Robots. For additional information, including call in information, contact Vineed Dayal (vdayal@cpsc.gov). Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 02/15/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 02/15/2022.

  • Scott Ayers and other staff will participate in stakeholder meetings on indoor air quality and gas ranges

    12:30 pm to 2:00 pm

    Scott Ayers of the Office of Hazard Identification and Reduction and other staff will participate in stakeholder meetings on indoor air quality and gas ranges on the second Tuesday of each month through June 2022. The stakeholders are forming a working group to analyze indoor air quality issues associated with gas ranges and possibly make proposals or recommendations to affected voluntary standards and codes. For more information on this meeting, including call in information, please contact Scott Ayers (sayers@cpsc.gov). Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 01/24/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 01/24/2022.

  • Chair Alex Hoehn-Saric and his staff are participating in a meeting with Representatives from American Home Furnishings Alliance (AHFA) and International Home Furnishings Representatives Association (IHFRA).

    1:15 pm to 2:15 pm

    Chair Hoehn-Saric and his staff will participate in a meeting via Zoom to discuss CPSC agency priorities, CPSC’s Anchor It! Campaign, and clothing storage units. Representatives from AHFA and IHFRA will participate in the meeting. The meeting will be held on Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at 1:15pm via Zoom. The meeting was requested by AHFA. For additional information contact Erin Sandlin at ESandlin@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 05/03/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 05/03/2022.

  • Commission Meeting: Briefing Matter: FY 2022 Mid-Year Review

    10:00 am to 11:00 am

    All attendees should pre-register for the Commission meeting using the following link and password: https://cpsc.webex.com/cpsc/onstage/g.php?MTID=e6ebbcd99bd6215929ac3e5eb1ca2024 Password: 0511 After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting CONTACT PERSON FOR MORE INFORMATION: Alberta E. Mills, Office of the Secretary, U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, 4330 East West Highway, Bethesda, MD 20814, 301-504-7479 (Office) or 240-863-8938 (Cell).

  • Chair Alex Hoehn-Saric will be speaking at the Juvenile Products Manufacturers Association (JPMA) Annual Summit

    1:30 pm to 2:30 pm

    Chair Alex Hoehn-Saric will be speaking at the Juvenile Products Manufacturers Association (JPMA) Annual Summit on Wednesday, May 11 at 1:30pm ET at 600 14th Street NW in Washington, D.C. For more information, please contact Erin Sandlin at esandlin@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 05/04/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 05/04/2022.

  • Kristina Hatlelid will be participating in a meeting of the federal Lead Exposure and Prevention Advisory Committee (LEPAC)

    9:00 am to 4:30 pm

    Kristina Hatlelid, Directorate for Health Sciences, will be participating in a meeting of the federal Lead Exposure and Prevention Advisory Committee (LEPAC). The meeting will be held virtually on Thursday, May 12, 2021, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Eastern time. Meeting information, including registration information, is available at https://www.cdc.gov/nceh/lead/advisory/lepac-meeting-5-12-22.html. For additional information, contact Kristina Hatlelid at khatlelid@cpsc.gov or 301-987-2558. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 3/24/22. Posted in the Public Calendar 3/24/22.

  • Chair Alex Hoehn-Saric and his staff are participating in a meeting with Representatives from American Pyrotechnic Safety and Education Foundation.

    10:00 am to 11:00 am

    Chair Hoehn-Saric and his staff will participate in a meeting to discuss education initiatives for firework safety. Representatives from American Pyrotechnic Safety and Education Foundation, including Inez M. Tenenbaum and Julie L. Heckman (Executive Director) will participate in the meeting. The meeting will be held on Thursday, May 12, 2022 at 10:00am. The meeting was requested by American Pyrotechnic Safety and Education Foundation. For additional information contact Erin Sandlin at ESandlin@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 05/05/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 05/05/2022.

  • Celestine Kish and other CPSC staff will hold a closed meeting with Brian Grochal, Dock-a-Tot

    10:30 am to 11:30 am

    CLOSED MEETING: Celestine Kish, Directorate of Engineering Sciences and other CPSC staff will hold a closed meeting with Brian Grochal, Dock-a-Tot, on May 4, 2022 at 10 am ET at National Product Testing and Evaluation Center. Mr. Grochal requests that the meeting be closed because the meeting will be limited to a discussion of their infant lounger. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 03/24/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 03/24/2022

  • Commissioner Feldman and staff will meet with representatives from Consumer Reports for a follow up discussion regarding Consumer Report’s testimony at CPSC’s FY 2023 and 2024 Priorities Hearing

    11:30 am to 12:00 pm

    Commissioner Feldman and staff will meet with representatives from Consumer Reports for a follow up discussion regarding Consumer Report’s testimony at CPSC’s FY 2023 and 2024 Priorities Hearing. The meeting was requested by Consumer Reports and the expected attendees include William Wallace (Associate Director, Safety Policy), Oriene Shin (Policy Counsel), and Gabe Knight (Policy Analyst). For additional information please contact Thomas Fuller at tfuller@cpsc.gov, or Boomer Kelley at ckelley@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 05/10/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 05/10/2022.

  • CANCELLED: Daniel Taxier and other CPSC staff will be participating in a conference call with the ASTM F24.61 Trampoline Court Task Group

    1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

    CANCELLED: Daniel Taxier, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other CPSC staff will be participating in a conference call with the ASTM F24.61 Trampoline Court Task Group to discuss proposed requirements for performance trampolines and other updates to the F2970 trampoline court voluntary standard on Thursday, May 5, 2022 1PM – 2PM (ET). This conference call was requested by ASTM. For additional information contact Daniel Taxier at dtaxier@cpsc.gov. Transmitted in the Office of the Secretary 05/04/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 05/4/2022.

  • Daniel Taxier and other CPSC staff will be participating in a conference call with the ASTM F15.78 Motorized Partitions Subcommittee

    10:00 am to 11:00 am

    Daniel Taxier, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other CPSC staff will be participating in a conference call with the ASTM F15.78 Motorized Partitions Subcommittee to discuss the development of a new safety standard for motorized partitions on Friday, May 13, 2022 10AM – 11AM (ET). This conference call was requested by ASTM. For additional information contact Daniel Taxier at dtaxier@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 04/22/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 04/22/2022.

  • Susan Bathalon and other CPSC staff are participating in a Conference Call with the ANSI /PHTA  American National Standard for Aboveground and Onground Residential Swimming Pools

    12:00 pm to 2:00 pm

    Susan Bathalon and other staff are participating in a conference call with American National Standard (ANSI)/Pool and Hot Tub Alliance (PHTA) to discuss Aboveground and Onground Residential Swimming Pools. Staff will be participating in the conference call to discuss above ground swimming pool. The meeting is scheduled for May 13, 2022 from 12 to 2 PM. This conference call with participation registration was requested by the Pool and Hot Tub Alliance (PHTA). For additional information contact Susan Bathalon; sbathalon@cpsc.gov. Transmitted in the Office of the Secretary 04/27/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 04/27/2022.

  • Joanna Matheson will be participating in ISO TC/229 Working Group meetings Regarding Updates on Nanotechnology Work

    7:00 am to 10:00 am

    Joanna Matheson, Directorate for Health Sciences, and other staff will participate in the ISO TC/229 (Nanotechnologies) working group meetings via teleconference. Working Group 3 (Health, Safety and Environmental Aspects of Nanotechologies) and Working Group 5 (Products and Applications) will meet in the mornings of May 9-18, 2022. The working groups’ meetings will focus on updates to high priority projects, that is, work items that are near publication as well as new project proposals. For additional information, including call-in information, contact Joanna Matheson at jmatheson@cpsc.gov, (301) 987-2564. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 03/24/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 03/24/2022.

  • Scott Ayers listening in to CSA Fuel Cell Technical Committee Meeting

    1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

    Scott Ayers of the Office of Hazard Identification and Reduction will listen in to the CSA Fuel Cell Technical Committee virtual meeting. The CSA technical committee is developing voluntary standards for various fuel cell applications. For more information on this meeting, including how to listen in, please contact Scott Ayers (sayers@cpsc.gov). Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 03/15/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 03/15/2022.

  • Kevin Lee and other staff, will participate in an in-person meeting with the ASTM F15.09 Home Playgrounds Subcommittee

    1:00 pm to 6:00 pm

    Kevin Lee, Engineering Sciences, and other staff, will participate in an in-person meeting with the ASTM F15.09 Home Playgrounds Subcommittee at the Hyatt Regency Seattle. This meeting was requested by ASTM. For additional information, including call-in information, contact Kevin Lee at Klee@cpsc.gov. This subcommittee meeting will be discussing the results from the DIY swings task group and the slide strangulations task group. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 05/06/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 05/06/2022.

  • Lawrence Mella and other staff will participate in a conference with ASTM F08 bicycle subcommittees

    6:00 am to 2:00 pm

    May 17 and 18, 2022 from 9:00AM – 5:00PM PST, Lawrence Mella, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other staff will participate in a conference with ASTM F08 bicycle subcommittees to discuss the bicycle standards requirements. The meeting will be held in Seattle, WA. This meeting was requested by ASTM. For additional information, including call-in information, contact Lawrence Mella at LMella@cpsc.gov or 301-987-2537. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 05/03/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 05/03/2022.

  • Vineed Dayal, Zachary Goldstein, and Others participating in: SCIEE Robots – UL STP 3300 Task Group Meeting

    9:00 am to 10:30 am

    Vineed Dayal and Zachary Goldstein, Directorate for Laboratory Sciences, and other CPSC staff will participate in a teleconference on May 17, 2022 from 9:00 am to 10:30 am with UL STP 3300, Standards Technical Panel for Service, Communication, Information, Education, and Entertainment Robots (SCIEE Robots) task groups. The groups will work on items assigned at the previous standards technical panel meeting to develop a standard for SCIEE Robots. For additional information, including call in information, contact Vineed Dayal (vdayal@cpsc.gov). Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 02/15/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 02/15/2022

  • Vineed Dayal and Greg Ota participating in: Helmets & Headgear – ASTM F08 May Committee Week

    9:00 am to 10:00 am

    Vineed Dayal and Greg Ota, Directorate for Laboratory Sciences, will participate in a conference with ASTM F08 sports equipment subcommittees to discuss relevant headgear standards. Staff will attend in-person in Seattle, WA from May 17 to May 19, 2022. For additional information, including call in information, please contact Vineed Dayal (vdayal@cpsc.gov). Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 05/04/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 05/04/2022.

  • Kevin Lee and other staff, will participate in an in-person meeting with the ASTM F15.29 Public Playgrounds Subcommittee

    11:00 am to 7:00 pm

    Kevin Lee, Engineering Sciences, and other staff, will participate in an in-person meeting with the ASTM F15.29 Public Playgrounds Subcommittee at the Hyatt Regency Seattle. This meeting was requested by ASTM. For additional information, including call-in information, contact Kevin Lee at Klee@cpsc.gov. This subcommittee meeting will be discussing the results from closed ballots related to fully enclosed structures, climb resistant tube slides, along with continuing the work on the glider task group. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 05/06/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 05/06/2022.

  • Commissioner Baiocco meeting with the American Pyrotechnic Safety and Education Foundation

    1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

    Commissioner Baiocco and Dottie Yahr will meet with representatives from the American Pyrotechnic Safety and Education Foundation, including Inez M. Tenenbaum and Julie L. Heckman (Executive Director) to discuss education initiatives for firework safety. For additional information, contact Dottie Yahr at dyahr@cpsc.gov. This meeting is open to the public. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 05/11/2022. Posted to the Public Calendar 05/11/2022.

  • Kevin Lee and other staff, will participate in an in-person meeting with the ASTM F15.29 Public Playgrounds Subcommittee

    12:00 pm to 7:00 pm

    Kevin Lee, Engineering Sciences, and other staff, will participate in an in-person meeting with the ASTM F15.29 Public Playgrounds Subcommittee at the Hyatt Regency Seattle. This meeting was requested by ASTM. For additional information, including call-in information, contact Kevin Lee at Klee@cpsc.gov. This subcommittee meeting will be discussing the results from closed ballots related to fully enclosed structures, climb resistant tube slides, along with continuing the work on the glider task group. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 05/06/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 05/06/2022.

  • Frederick deGrano and other staff participating in a teleconference with the ASTM Play Yard Mattress/Floor Definition Task Group, ASTM F15.18 Subcommittee on Play Yards and Non-Full-Size Cribs

    2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

    Frederick deGrano, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other staff, will participate in a teleconference with the ASTM F15.18 task group regarding the definition of mattresses and floors for play yards on Wed. May 18, 2022 from 2pm – 3pm (ET). This is a series of meetings continuing to further define mattresses and floors, potentially changing the definition of mattress support. For additional information, including call-in information, contact Frederick deGrano, fdegrano@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 05/09/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 05/9/2022.

  • Caroleene Pauland other CPSC staff will be participating in a meeting with ASTM F08.30 Fitness Products Treadmill Task Group

    5:00 pm to 8:00 pm

    Caroleene Paul, Division Director, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other CPSC staff will be participating in a hybrid meeting (both in person in Seattle, WA and virtually) with ASTM F08.30 Fitness Products Treadmill Task Group on Wednesday May 18th from 5pm-8pm ET (2pm-5pm PT). This is an ongoing discussion toward addressing updates needed to current standards related to treadmill hazards and toward coordinating efforts between UL and ASTM. For more information on this meeting, please contact Dr. Susan M. Bowley (sbowley@cpsc.gov). Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 05/09/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 05/09/2022.

  • Kevin Lee and other staff, will participate in an in-person meeting with the ASTM F08.63 Playground Surfacing Systems Subcommittee

    11:00 am to 2:00 pm

    Kevin Lee, Engineering Sciences, and other staff, will participate in an in-person meeting with the ASTM F08.63 Playground Surfacing Systems Subcommittee at the Hyatt Regency Seattle. This meeting was requested by ASTM. For additional information, including call-in information, contact Kevin Lee at Klee@cpsc.gov. This subcommittee meeting will be discussing the results from closed ballots related loose fill rubber for use as a playground safety surface, and will be reviewing the ASTM F1292-18e and F2479-2017 standards. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 05/06/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 05/06/2022.

  • Scott Ayers participating in ASHRAE Standard 62.2 virtual meeting on Ventilation and Acceptable Indoor Air Quality in Residential Buildings

    11:00 am to 2:00 pm

    Scott Ayers of the Office of Hazard Identification and Reduction will participate in an ASHRAE Standard 62.2 committee virtual meeting on Ventilation and Acceptable Indoor Air Quality in Residential Buildings. For more information on this meeting, including how to register for the meeting, please contact Scott Ayers (sayers@cpsc.gov). Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 05/11/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 05/11/2022.

  • Commissioner Feldman and staff will meet with representatives from ExxonMobil and the American Chemistry Council

    11:30 am to 12:00 pm

    Commissioner Feldman and staff will meet with representatives from ExxonMobil and the American Chemistry Council for a discussion regarding the Phthalates Rule. The meeting was requested by Todd Bertoson and the expected attendees include Todd Bertoson (Capitol Hill Policy Group), Eileen Conneely (American Chemistry Council), Dr. Hendrik Fisher (Evonik Operations GmbH), Sanjay Kakkar (Evonik Corporation), Katy Goyak, PhD (ExxonMobile Biomedical Sciences, Inc.), M. David Adenuga, PhD (ExxonMobil Product Solutions Company), and Tom Hmiel (Teknor Apex Company). For additional information please contact Thomas Fuller at tfuller@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 5/13/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 5/13/2022.

  • Caroleene Paul and other CPSC staff will be participating in a meeting with ASTM F08.30 Fitness Products

    12:00 pm to 3:00 pm

    Caroleene Paul, Division Director, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other CPSC staff will be participating in a hybrid meeting (both in person in Seattle, WA and virtually) with ASTM F08.30 Fitness Products on Thursday May 19th from 12pm-3pm ET (9am-12pm PT). This is an ongoing discussion toward addressing updates needed to current standards related to treadmill hazards and toward coordinating efforts between UL and ASTM. For more information on this meeting, please contact Dr. Susan M. Bowley (sbowley@cpsc.gov). Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 05/09/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 05/09/2022.

  • Caroleene Paul will attend in person and Andrew Newens will participate virtually in a hybrid in-person/virtual meeting in Seattle, WA with the ASTM F15.79 Market Umbrellas Subcommittee.

    12:00 pm to 8:00 pm

    Caroleene Paul, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, will attend in person and Andrew Newens, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, will participate virtually in a hybrid in-person/virtual meeting in Seattle, WA with the ASTM F15.79 Market Umbrellas Subcommittee. This meeting was requested by ASTM to discuss the development of new standards covering the use/maintenance of market umbrellas and the testing requirements for the strength and durability of beach umbrellas. For additional information, including call-in information, contact Andrew Newens at anewens@cpsc.gov or (301) 987-2248. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 05/09/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 05/09/2022.

  • Celestine Kish and other CPSC staff will be participating in a virtual (Webex) meeting of the ASTM Bassinet Mattress Pad & Latching Task Group

    2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

    Celestine Kish, Division of Human Factors, and other CPSC staff will be participating in a virtual (Webex) meeting of the ASTM Bassinet Mattress Pad & Latching Task Group Thu May 19, 2022, from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. ET. The meeting will discuss the performance requirements for mattress pad and latching, and was requested by ASTM. For additional information, including log-in information, please contact Celestine Kish at ckish@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 05/04/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 05/04/2022.

  • Chair Alex Hoehn-Saric’s staff and CPSC staff are participating in a meeting with Representatives from American College of Emergency Physicians

    3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

    Chair Hoehn-Saric’s staff and CPSC staff will participate in a meeting with representatives from American College of Emergency Physicians via WebEx to discuss the National Electronic Injury Surveillance System. The meeting will be held on Thursday, May 19, 2022 at 3:30pm ET via WebEx. The meeting was requested by Anna Laitin, Deputy Chief of Staff to Chair Alex Hoehn-Saric. For additional information contact Erin Sandlin at ESandlin@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 05/18/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 05/18/2022.

  • Scott Ayers participating in ASTM F15.45 subcommittee meeting on candle safety

    8:00 am to 9:30 am

    Scott Ayers of the Office of Hazard Identification and Reduction will participate remotely in the ASTM F15.45 subcommittee meeting on candle safety. The meeting is to inform participants of the recent activities the subcommittee and associated task groups. The meeting will be in-person in New Orleans, LA with a call-in option. For more information including call-in information please contact Scott Ayers (sayers@cpsc.gov or 310-987-2030). Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 05/17/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 05/17/2022.

  • Chair Alex Hoehn-Saric and his staff are participating in a meeting with Donna Green

    11:30 am to 12:15 pm

    Chair Hoehn-Saric and his staff will participate in a meeting via webex to discuss the Petition Requesting Rulemaking on Duster Aerosol Products. The meeting will be held on Friday, May 20, 2022 at 11:30am via webex. The meeting was requested by Donna Green. Claudia Dimit with Families United Against Inhalant Abuse will also be in attendance. For additional information contact Erin Sandlin at ESandlin@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 5/13/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 5/13/2022.

  • Chair Alex Hoehn-Saric and his staff are participating in a meeting with Representatives from American Chemistry Council (ACC)

    12:30 pm to 1:30 pm

    Chair Hoehn-Saric and his staff will participate in a meeting via webex to discuss industry’s comments regarding CPSC’s justification for the final phthalates rule and the CPSC’s cost-benefit analysis regarding continuing the interim prohibition on DINP in the final phthalates rule. Representatives from American Chemistry Council (ACC), James Reid (Capitol Hill Policy Group), Eileen Conneely (Senior Director, Chemical Products & Technology Division, ACC), Sanjay Kakkar (Business Director, Performance Intermediates, Evonik Corporation), Katy Goyak, PhD (Toxicologist, ExxonMobil Biomedical Sciences, Inc.), M. David Adenuga, PhD (Oxo Americas Regulatory Affairs Advisor, ExxonMobil Product Solutions Company) will participate in the meeting. The meeting will be held on Friday, May 20, 2022 at 12:30pm via webex. The meeting was requested by American Chemistry Council (ACC). For additional information contact Erin Sandlin at ESandlin@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 5/13/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 5/13/2022.

  • Jill Hurley and other staff  will participate in a teleconference with the ASTM F15.71 Liquid Laundry Packet  Seniors/Dementia Task Group Meeting

    2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

    Jill Hurley, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other staff will participate in a teleconference with the ASTM F15.71 Liquid Laundry Packet Seniors/Dementia Task Group Meeting on May 20, 2022. This is a reoccurring monthly meeting. The meeting will take place via teleconference. For additional information, including call-in information, contact Jill Hurley (jhurley@cpsc.gov) or 301-987-2527. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 03/02/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 03/02/2022.

  • ASTM F15.71 Liquid Laundry Packet Seniors/Dementia Task Group Meeting

    2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

    Jill Hurley, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other staff will participate in a teleconference with the ASTM F15.71 Liquid Laundry Packet Seniors/Dementia Task Group Meeting on May 20, 2022, 2-3 ET. This is a reoccurring monthly meeting. The meeting will take place via teleconference. For additional information, including call-in information, contact Jill Hurley (jhurley@cpsc.gov) or 301-987-2527. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 5/2/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 5/2/2022.

  • International Trade Specialist John Blachere and eFiling Program Specialist Arthur Laciak will virtually present on CPSC’s messaging and message set

    2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

    International Trade Specialist John Blachere and eFiling Program Specialist Arthur Laciak will virtually present on CPSC’s messaging and message set on Friday, May 20th at 2 p.m. at the International Trade Week, hosted by the World Trade Center Miami and the U.S. Customs and Border Protection. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 5/16/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 5/16/2022.

  • Celestine Kish and other CPSC staff will be participating in hybrid (virtual Webex and in person) meetings of various ASTM juvenile product subcommittees

    8:00 am to 5:00 pm

    Celestine Kish, Division of Human Factors, and other CPSC staff will be participating in hybrid (virtual Webex and in person) meetings of various ASTM juvenile product subcommittees May 23 - 25, 2022, 8:00am – 5:00 p.m. ET. The specific products are gates, in-bed sleepers, infant feeding and support, rockers, bouncers, ad hoc language, walkers, crib mattresses, children’s chairs, ad hoc scope, infant sleep products, bedside sleepers, weighed blankets, bassinets/cradles, bedrails, toddler beds, carriages/strollers, infant bedding, play yards, and infant loungers. The meetings will be held at ASTM Headquarters, West Conshohocken, PA, and was requested by ASTM. For additional information, including WebEx links, please contact Celestine Kish at ckish@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 03/30/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 03/30/2022.

  • Joanna Matheson Participating in ASTM E56 Subcommittee Meetings Regarding Updates on Nanotechnology Work

    8:30 am to 12:30 pm

    Joanna Matheson, Directorate for Health Sciences, and other staff will participate in the ASTM E56 three-day meeting via teleconference. The May 23rd – 25th meeting will consist of meetings by the E56 subcommittees providing updates on nanotechnology standardization activities. For additional information, including call-in information, contact Joanna Matheson at jmatheson@cpsc.gov, (301) 987-2564. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 04/08/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 04/08/2022.

  • Susan Bathalon and other CPSC staff are participating in a conference call with the ANSI/PHTA-2 Standard for Public Pool and Spa Operations and Maintenance

    2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

    Susan Bathalon and other staff are participating in a Conference Call with American National Standard (ANSI)/Pool and Hot Tub Alliance (PHTA) to discuss for Public Pool and Spa Operations and Maintenance. Staff will be participating in the conference call to discuss recent ballot results with the standard. The meeting is scheduled for May 23, 2022 from 2:00 to 4:00 PM. This conference call was requested by the Pool and Hot Tub Alliance (PHTA). For additional information contact Susan Bathalon; sbathalon@cpsc.gov. The meeting is open to the public. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 05/18/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 05/18/2022.

  • Vineed Dayal, Zachary Goldstein, and Others participating in: SCIEE Robots – UL STP 3300 Task Group Meeting

    9:00 am to 10:30 am

    Vineed Dayal and Zachary Goldstein, Directorate for Laboratory Sciences, and other CPSC staff will participate in a teleconference on May 24, 2022 from 9:00 am to 10:30 am with UL STP 3300, Standards Technical Panel for Service, Communication, Information, Education, and Entertainment Robots (SCIEE Robots) task groups. The groups will work on items assigned at the previous standards technical panel meeting to develop a standard for SCIEE Robots. For additional information, including call in information, contact Vineed Dayal (vdayal@cpsc.gov). Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 02/15/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 02/15/2022

  • Yeon Seok Kim will participate in the teleconference meeting of NFPA Technical Committee on LP-Gas (LPG-AAA, NFPA 58)

    9:00 am to 4:00 pm

    Yeon Seok Kim, the Directorate for Engineering Sciences, will participate in the teleconference meeting of NFPA Technical Committee on LP-Gas (LPG-AAA, NFPA 58) on May 24 to 26th, 2022; 8am-5pm CT. This meeting will include the review of public comments and task group reports. This meeting was requested by NFPA. For more information on this meeting, including call in information, please contact Yeon Seok Kim (ykim@cpsc.gov). Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 05/10/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 05/10/2022.

  • Kevin Lee and other staff will participate in a teleconference with the ASTM F15.59 Children’s Chairs and Stools subcommittee

    9:00 am to 9:30 am

    Kevin Lee, Engineering Sciences, and other staff, will participate in a teleconference with the ASTM F15.59 Children’s Chairs and Stools subcommittee. This conference call was requested by ASTM. For additional information, including call-in information, contact Kevin Lee at klee@cpsc.gov. This meeting will be discussing the recently closed ballot F15(22-03) item 4, which updates the ASTM F2613 Consumer Safety Specification for Children’s Chairs and Stools to address the head entrapment hazard between flexible components. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 5/13/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 5/13/2022.

  • Commissioner Trumka will be attending and participating as a panelist in PAVe’s virtual “Clear the Vapor Conference 2022.”

    10:00 am to 4:00 am

    Commissioner Trumka will be attending and participating as a panelist in PAVe’s virtual “Clear the Vapor Conference 2022.” Parents, educators, clinicians, and public health professionals will be discussing topics related to youth vaping and adolescent public health. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 05/09/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 05/09/2022.

  • Commission Meeting - Briefing Matter - NPR: Safety Standard for Recreational Off-Highway Vehicle and Utility Task/Terrain Vehicle Debris Penetration Hazards

    10:00 am to 11:00 am

    All attendees should pre-register for the Commission meeting using the following link: https://cpsc.webex.com/cpsc/onstage/g.php?MTID=e7b57b48965ca252d4a0572526961419a After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. For Additional Information please contact Alberta Mills at amills@cpsc.gov or 301-504-7479

  • Commissioner Trumka will be attending and participating as a panelist in PAVe’s virtual “Clear the Vapor Conference 2022.”

    12:30 pm to 1:20 pm

    Commissioner Trumka will be attending and participating as a panelist in PAVe’s virtual “Clear the Vapor Conference 2022.” Parents, educators, clinicians, and public health professionals will be discussing topics related to youth vaping and adolescent public health. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 05/09/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 05/09/2022.

  • Staff Roundtable on CPSC’s Equity Action Plan (Please see addendum below concerning in-person attendance)

    1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

    The CPSC’s staff will hold a roundtable discussion on the agency’s Equity Action Plan [https://www.cpsc.gov/equity] created in response to Executive Order 13985 – Advancing Racial Equity and Support for Underserved Communities Through the Federal Government. CPSC staff invites interested parties to attend and participate in this forum in-person or online. The roundtable discussion will be held in-person and via webinar in the Commission’s main Hearing Room located on the fourth floor of Bethesda Towers, 4330 East West Highway, Bethesda, MD 20814. In-person observers do not require registration. Individuals interested in serving as active participants, either in-person or online, should contact Jonathan Midgett at consumerombudsman@cpsc.gov, or 301-504-8120, by May 18, 2022. All other individuals who wish to attend the discussion as online observers should register by May 24, 2022. All persons interested in attending the roundtable online should register online at: https://cpsc.webex.com/cpsc/onstage/g.php?MTID=e6d371417117fc772ce1d9b2da1ed50ff. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 5/2/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 5/2/2022. COVID Protocols Addendum for Public Calendar notice for May 25th Equity Action Plan Roundtable: In response to the change in Montgomery County’s COVID-19 community level from low to medium, employees, visitors, and contractors who are not fully vaccinated or decline to give vaccination status are subject to COVID-19 screening testing for entry at CPSC facilities in Montgomery County, MD effective Monday, May 16, 2022. Visitors must complete a Certificate of Vaccination form: https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/downloads/CertificationVaccinationPRAv7.pdf and show the form to the CPSC Security Guard upon entering the Hearing Room. Visitors must keep the form with them during their time on CPSC premises. CPSC will not collect or maintain Certificate of Vaccination forms from visitors. If a visitor is not fully vaccinated or declines to answer whether they are vaccinated, they must present to the CPSC Security Guard proof of a negative COVID-19 test result dated within the previous 3 days. The negative test result must be from a test authorized by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and display a dated result. If, for any reason, a visitor is unable or unwilling to follow these protocols, they will not be permitted to enter the facility. They may attend the Roundtable virtually. Once admitted, visitors are not required to wear a mask or practice physical distancing unless the community level goes from medium to high. CPSC determines community COVID levels in Montgomery County, MD using this site: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/science/community-levels.html.

  • John Gordon with other staff, participating in an ICCVAM Public Forum

    9:00 am to 4:00 pm

    John Gordon, Directorate for Health Sciences, with other staff, participating in an ICCVAM Public Forum meeting regarding regulatory acceptance of non-animal toxicological testing methods (https://ntp.niehs.nih.gov/whatwestudy/niceatm/3rs-meetings/pubforum-2022/iccvamforum-2022.html ) . The meeting will be held on-line starting at 9:00 a.m. E.D.T. May 26 and 27, 2022. For additional information, contact John Gordon at 301-987-2025 or jgordon@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 05/04/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 05/05/2022.

  • Daniel Taxier and other CPSC staff will be participating in a conference call with the ASTM F24.61 Trampoline Court Task Group

    1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

    Daniel Taxier, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other CPSC staff will be participating in a conference call with the ASTM F24.61 Trampoline Court Task Group to discuss proposed requirements for performance trampolines and other updates to the F2970 trampoline court voluntary standard on Thursday, May 26, 2022 1PM – 2PM (ET). This conference call was requested by ASTM. For additional information contact Daniel Taxier at dtaxier@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 05/11/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 05/11/2022.

  • Lawrence Mella participating in a teleconference with SAE International Powered Micromobility Vehicles Committee.

    12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

    May 27, 2022 from 12:00PM – 1:30PM EST, Lawrence Mella, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other staff will participate in a teleconference with the SAE International Powered Micromobility Vehicles Committee to discuss the development of vehicle identification numbers for e-scooters and e-bikes. This conference call was requested by SAE. For additional information, including call-in information, contact Lawrence Mella at LMella@cpsc.gov or 301-987-2537. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 05/12/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 05/12/2022.

  • Chen-Hsiang Su participating in CSA working group meeting on gas range flue discharge.

    1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

    Chen-Hsiang Su of the Directorate for Engineering Sciences will participate in the CSA Z21.1 gas range flue discharge working group teleconference on Friday May 27, 2022, from 1 pm to 3 pm. The working group was formed to handle an RFC regarding the temperature and test method of front flue discharge. For more information on this meeting including call in information, please contact Chen-hsiang Su (csu@cpsc.gov). Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 05/16/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 05/17/2022.

  • Vineed Dayal, Zachary Goldstein, and Others participating in: SCIEE Robots – UL STP 3300 Task Group Meeting

    9:00 am to 10:30 am

    Vineed Dayal and Zachary Goldstein, Directorate for Laboratory Sciences, and other CPSC staff will participate in a teleconference on May 31, 2022 from 9:00 am to 10:30 am with UL STP 3300, Standards Technical Panel for Service, Communication, Information, Education, and Entertainment Robots (SCIEE Robots) task groups. The groups will work on items assigned at the previous standards technical panel meeting to develop a standard for SCIEE Robots. For additional information, including call in information, contact Vineed Dayal (vdayal@cpsc.gov). Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 02/15/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 02/15/2022.

  • Charles Bevington and other CPSC staff are holding a task-group meeting to discuss WK80812 (under ASTM D.22.05-Indoor Air)

    10:00 am to 11:00 am

    Charles Bevington and other CPSC staff are holding a task-group meeting to discuss WK80812 (under ASTM D.22.05-Indoor Air), a work item to develop a Guide for Defining and categorizing consumer products and consumer articles to support source characterization for indoor exposure assessment. This is a virtual meeting that will be held on Tuesday May 31, 2022 from both 10 AM to 11 AM EST and from 2:00 to 3:00 PM EST. Please contact Charles Bevington at cbevington@cpsc.gov for more information. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 05/18/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 05/18/2022.

  • Charles Bevington and other CPSC staff are holding a task-group meeting to discuss WK80812 (under ASTM D.22.05-Indoor Air)

    2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

    Charles Bevington and other CPSC staff are holding a task-group meeting to discuss WK80812 (under ASTM D.22.05-Indoor Air), a work item to develop a Guide for Defining and categorizing consumer products and consumer articles to support source characterization for indoor exposure assessment. This is a virtual meeting that will be held on Tuesday May 31, 2022 from both 10 AM to 11 AM EST and from 2:00 to 3:00 PM EST. Please contact Charles Bevington at cbevington@cpsc.gov for more information. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 05/18/2022. Posted in the Public Calendar 05/18/2022.

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