Recall Roundup: Jan. 21, 2011

January 21, 2011
In this month's Consumer Product Safety Commission Recall Roundup: Aux Sable Propane, Nesco food dehydrators, Discovery Toys toy mobile phone and White-Rodgers programmable thermostats.
Publicly Available Consumer Product Information Database Web Conference: Industry Focus

January 20, 2011
CPSC staff demonstrate the technological capabilities of the new consumer product information database system.
Publicly Available Consumer Product Information Database Web Conference: Consumer Focus

January 11, 2011
CPSC staff demonstrate the reporting process and the search tools for the public database for consumer advocates and answer questions from the public.
Recall Roundup: Dec. 16, 2010

December 16, 2010
In this month's Consumer Product Safety Commission Recall Roundup: Walmart electric space heaters, Sterno butane stoves, Target camping combo pack, and Rachael Ray teakettle
Commission Meeting: Crib Safety Standard Final Rule

December 15, 2010
CPSC staff make a final ruling on standards for full-size and non-full-size cribs.
Learn How To Put Your Baby to Sleep Safely

December 15, 2010
It's important to create a safe sleep environment for your baby. CPSC has a longer, 12-minute version of this video available as well.
Millions of Window Coverings Recalled

December 10, 2010
Some of these Roman, cellular, roll-up, and roller shades, and vertical and horizontal blinds have caused strangulation deaths and near strangulations of small children who get trapped in the cords. CPSC urges consumers get information on how to receive a free repair kit or a refund.
US Consumer Product Safety Commission: Public Meeting December 8, 2010

December 08, 2010
CPSC staff brief the public about an upcoming vote on new standards for full-size and non-full-size cribs.
Chronic Hazard Advisory Panel (CHAP) on Phthalates, Dec. 2010: Part 5

December 03, 2010
CHAP members present and discuss recent findings about the effects of Phthalates to children's health. This is part of a series of CHAP meetings.
Holiday Toy Safety

December 03, 2010
Three things you can do to make your holiday play safer.