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CPSC Children's Products Safety Law

If you have children, work with children or work in retail, you have probably heard quite a bit about the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission's (CPSC) new Children's Product Safety Law that will take effect on February 10, 2009.  This law is designed to monitor and drastically reduce the lead, or phthalates, in any children's products.  Eliminating lead is a good thing, so why is this new law causing such controversy and concern?