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California Proposition 65 Settlements

Jun. 1 2022

The following is a summary of California Proposition 65 settlements recently finalized that involve consumer products (desk organizers with brass components, holiday decor bells with exterior decorations, rubber and PVC couplings, book and bible carrying covers/ cases, hair dryer, headband, masks storage bag, personal chair shade accessory with plastic components, PVC straw pouches, makeup brush set with reusable pouch, tire sealant). 

Desk organizers with brass components
• Requirement
     o a. No more than 90 ppm total lead, and 
        b. No more than 1 µg lead result in Ghost WipeTM test
     o Or utilize a warning statement 

Holiday decor bells with exterior decorations
• Requirement
     o a. No more than 90 ppm total lead, and 
        b. No more than 1 µg lead result in Ghost WipeTM test
     o Or utilize a warning statement 

Rubber and PVC couplings
• Requirement
     o No more than 100 ppm (0.01%) total lead 
     o No more than 1000 ppm (0.1%) for each DEHP and DBP
     o Or utilize a warning statement 

Book and bible carrying covers/ cases
• Requirement
     o No more than 1000 ppm (0.1%) DEHP 
     o Or utilize a warning statement 

Hair dryer
• Requirement
     o No more than 1000 ppm (0.1%) DEHP
     o Or utilize a warning statement 

Headband
• Requirement
     o No more than 1000 ppm (0.1%) DEHP
     o Or utilize a warning statement 

Masks storage bag
• Requirement
     o No more than 1000 ppm (0.1%) DEHP
     o Or utilize a warning statement 

Personal chair shade accessory with plastic components
• Requirement
     o No more than 1000 ppm (0.1%) DEHP
     o Or utilize a warning statement 

PVC straw pouches
• Requirement
     o No more than 1000 ppm (0.1%) DEHP
     o Or utilize a warning statement 

Makeup brush set with reusable pouch
• Requirement
     o No more than 1000 ppm (0.1%) DEHP
     o Or utilize a warning statement 

Tire sealant
• Requirement
     o  No more than 1000 ppm (0.1%) DEHP
     o Or utilize a warning statement 

Car mat
• Requirement
     o No more than 1000 ppm (0.1%) DEHP
     o Or utilize a warning statement 

How Does this Impact You? 
By monitoring Proposition 65 actions and settlements, Bureau Veritas help retailers and manufacturers take a proactive and comprehensive approach to compliance. We assist our clients in determining if listed Prop 65 chemicals are present in their products; identifying exposure routes and assessing the risk levels in items. We then help our clients to build in the appropriate requirements into their testing and quality assurance program an ongoing basis.  

If you have any comments and/or questions, please contact your customer service representative or email: info@us.bureauveritas.com
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