U.S. CPSIA Compliance Testing Services

Ensure Compliance with CPSIA Regulations

The CPSIA requires that all products intended for children under 12 are tested and certified as meeting the specified limits as set forth in the law. The law imposes new testing and documentation requirements, and sets new acceptable levels of several substances such as lead and phthalates.

As a US CPSC authorized third party testing laboratory for CPSIA, TÜV Rheinland provides a range of services to help your product to meet the requirements of the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act (CPSIA).

Benefits at a Glance

With TÜV Rheinland’s U.S. CPSIA compliance services, you can be sure of:

  • Compliance to U.S. federal law, including the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act (CPSIA)
  • Competitively position your products with our third party approved certification
  • Benefit from our years of experience and expertise
  • Reduced risk of company liability with documented safety standards
  • Exclusive one-stop service

Our Services for U.S. CPSIA Compliance

TÜV Rheinland provides testing in accordance to the guidelines provided by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act (CPSIA), including:

  • Product testing (Lead, phthalates and others)
  • US CPSC Third party testing (Lead, surface coating, small parts)
  • Training and seminars
  • Information services
  • Special packages for retailers
  • Product portfolio evaluation and more

Key Points Addressed in the CPSIA

The Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act (CPSIA) is a U.S. federal law established on August 14, 2008, which:

  • Restricts the use of lead and phthalates in children’s products
  • Implements mandatory toy standards(ASTM F963)
  • Requires certain products to be tested by a third party testing laboratory
  • Applies to products that are subject to any consumer product safety rule under the Act or any similar rule, ban, standard or regulation under any other act enforced by the Consumer Product Safety Council (CPSC)

And, if you’re interested in TÜV Rheinland’s U.S. CPSIA compliance testing services, you may also be interested in these services:

  • Factory audits
  • Inspection services
  • Testing and certifications
  • Toy testing

Products Covered

Our services cover children's products, including:

  • Textiles
  • Plastics
  • Rubber
  • Toys