Abstract: The Halogenated Solvents Industry
Alliance petitioned the Consumer Product Safety Commission to amend its
1987 policy statement regarding the labeling of certain products
containing methylene chloride to address acute hazards from inhaling
methylene chloride vapors in addition to the chronic hazards addressed
in the policy statement. In this document, the Commission updates the
1987 policy statement to provide guidance regarding the labeling to warn
of acute hazards associated with paint...