California Cleaning Product Right To Know Deadline has Passed
By: Kirsten Alcock, Manager of Product Safety, email
On October 15, 2017, the California Cleaning Product Right to Know Act of 2017 (Senate Bill: SB258) was signed by Governor Jerry Brown. BOTH of the two deadlines have passed: Website disclosure was required on January 1, 2020. Label Disclosure was required January 1, 2021. Are you compliant? Are you providing this information on the website and the label?
This law required Manufacturers and Distributors of Consumer & Commercial air care (includes air fresheners, reed diffusers), automotive cleaning/maintenance, general cleaning, polish, and floor maintenance products to provide a specific list of the chemicals used in their products on their website. There are no exemptions for small labels or small businesses. The next deadline required the labels to be compliant with the label disclosure requirements.
Are your labels ready? Do you understand the requirements for your Label Disclosure?
Dell Tech Laboratories has created an Excel® based search tool that will allow you to quickly and easily search all your CAS numbers against all of the 23 Designated Lists. Create your product’s label and website disclosure in minutes instead of hours. For more information on how to use our tool, please see the following video produced by Joe McCarthy.
If you’re not interested in the tool but would still like our help to identify the components as you only sell a handful of products, we can also help you. As part of our Enhanced CPSC classification service, we not only classify your product properly for US consumers but provide you a document that contains your mandated label information for California. This is a process that can take hours to research without the proper tools set in place.
Contact us today to ensure that your labels are compliant with both California and the Federal Consumer Product Safety Commission. We have the in-house expertise to help you become compliant and keep you that way. Do not take the risk of being caught with non-compliant labels.
Kirsten Alcock, B.Sc. (Hons)
Manager, Product Safety Group
Dell Tech has provided professional, confidential consulting services to the chemical specialty
industry in Canada, the USA, Europe, and Asia for the last 40 years.
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