CA Proposition 65 – 60 Day Notice Summary for Q3 2021

Nov. 4 2021

This Bureau Veritas report provides a  summary of the California Proposition 65 60-Day Notices in Q3 2021. This report includes the enforcement trends and the most targeted products and chemicals. 

Enforcement Trends:
• The highest amount of notices by product category was for food and herbal supplements, which accounted for 41% of all 60 Day Notices. Of those notices: 179 were for lead, 89 for acrylamide, 14 for arsenic, 13 for cadmium, 3 for furan, 2 for mercury, 1 for carbaryl, and 45 for two or more chemicals.   
• Bags, cases, etc. accounted for 19% of all notices this quarter.  Of those, the majority were for one or more phthalates, however, 9 were for Bisphenol A (BPA), and 2 were for lead.  
• A new category for BPA Notices issued this quarter was Bisphenol A (BPA) in socks.   See BV Bulletin 21B-100 for details.  
• 41% of notices were for phthalates: 244 were for DEHP, 45 for DINP, 24 for DIDP, 13 for DBP and 14 for two or more phthalates.  The notices covered a wide range of products.
• 36% of notices were for metals: 224 for lead, 13 for cadmium, 8 for arsenic, 2 for mercury and 50 for two or more metals 

Download Bulletin PDF file to view charts with Q3 2021 top targeted product categories and top targeted chemicals.  

Bureau Veritas Proposition 65 Regulatory Updates:  

• November 2021: CA Prop 65 Settlements. click to view
• October 2021: 60 Day Notices for BPA in Socks Under CA Prop 65. click to view
• August 2021: Q2 2021 60 Day Notice Summary. click to view
• August 2021: CA Prop 65 – Settlements / Judgements Summary for Q2 2021. click to view
• June 2021:  CA Prop 65 Settlements. click to view 

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