ATV and ROVs
09/14/2017 SEA Report to CPSC "Effects on Vehicle Characteristics of Two Persons Riding ATVs"
07/27/2017 Test Trial Focus Groups on Child-Resistant ATV Ignition Functionality and Usability Study: Final Report
01/25/2017 SEA Report to CPSC "Vehicle Characteristics Measurements of All-Terrain Vehicles"
09/08/2016 All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV) Attribute Modification Study Results of Baseline Vehicle Testing for CPSC conducted by SEA Limited (SEA) and CPSC statement
05/04/2016 Dynamic Occupant Protection Performance Tests for Recreational Off-Highway Vehicles (ROVs)
12/01/2015 Vehicle Characteristics Measurements of Recreational Off-Highway Vehicles - Results from Tests on Thirteen 2014-2015 Model Year Vehicles
12/01/2015 Tilt Table Measurements on Twenty-Two Recreational Off-Highway Vehicles
08/31/2015 Evaluation of Recreational Off-Highway (ROV) Vehicle Hangtag: Cognitive Interview and Focus Group Testing
07/02/2015 Westat Phase 3 Final Report - Observational Study of Seat Belt Use in ROVs
06/01/2015 Supplemental Memos Regarding Some of the Hazards Associated with Engine-Driven Generators, 2004-2014
02/21/2015 Westat Phase 2 Final Report - User Acceptance of Seat Belt Speed Limiters on ROVs
11/06/2013 Repeatability Testing of ROVs
08/07/2013 Results from Proposed ROHVA and OPEI Dynamic Maneuvers
08/07/2013 Circle Testing of Two ROVs on Dirt Surface
07/24/2013 Test and Evaluation report Pilot Study-Phase II of ROVs
07/24/2013 Test and Evaluation Report Pilot Study of ROVs
07/24/2013 Test and Evaluation of ROVs Dynamic Occupant Protection Performance Tests for CPSC by SEA
08/01/2011 Vehicle Characteristics Measurements of Recreational Off-Highway Vehicles - Additional Results for Vehicle J for the CPSC by SEA Ltd., Vehicle Dynamics Division (5044)
04/01/2011 Vehicle Characteristics Measurements of Recreational Off-Highway Vehicles for the CPSC by SEA Ltd., Vehicle Dynamics Division (5044)
Clothes Dryers
12/02/2015 AHAM Comments on 2015 Report on Refinement of Temperature-Limiting Controls for Cooktops
12/02/2015 Report on Refinement of Temperature-Limiting Control Systems for Preventing Oil Ignition on Gas and Electric Cooktops (2015) – Primaira LLC
09/22/2015 Internal Cabinet Temperatures of Electric Clothes Dryers
08/04/2014 CPSC Staff Statement on the Report, “Testing of Ignition Prevention Capabilities of a Pan Temperature Control System in A Gas Cooktop”
07/17/2012 GAS RANGE DELAYED IGNITIONS Tests and Examinations of Ranges
06/01/2011 An Evaluation of Using Indicators to Inform Consumers of Clothes Dryer Status
09/01/2010 Consumer Opinion Forum, Survey #3, Clothes Dryer Maintenance
07/30/2004 Testing of Combustibles on the Heater Housings Used in Electric Clothes Dryers
11/21/2003 IQ 03-2, Final Report on Electric Clothes Dryers and Lint Ignition Characteristics, November 21, 2003 - CPSC responded November 20 & 21, 2003
07/11/2003 IQ 04-2, Final Report on Electric Clothes Dryers and Lint Ignition Characteristics, July 11, 2003, CPSC responded June 8, 2004
05/01/2003 Appendix B - Dryer Design B
05/01/2003 Appendix A - Dryer Design A
05/01/2003 Electric & Gas Clothes Dryers: Staff Evaluation and Contractor Report
05/01/2003 Final Report on Electric Clothes Dryers and Lint Ignition Characteristics
05/01/2003 Appendix I- Discussion
05/01/2003 Appendix H - Lint Ingested into the Heater
05/01/2003 Appendix G - lint at Heater Intake
05/01/2003 Appendix F - Lint on Heater Housing
05/01/2003 Appendix E - Monitor Lint Distribution
05/01/2003 Appendix D - Dryer Design D
05/01/2003 Appendix C - Dryer Design C
02/25/2000 Electric & Gas Clothes Dryers: Staff Evaluation and Contractor Report
02/25/1999 Clothes Dryer Project: Report on Electric and Gas Clothes Dryers
Fire
11/01/2012 NIST Technical Note XXXX, Smoke Alarm Performances in Kitchen Fires and Nuisance Alarm Scenarios, Safety Testing of Lithium Ion Cell Phone Batteries Test Report , November 2012 (0702)
08/12/2012 Contractor Report on Development and Testing of a Temperature-Sensing Control System for Preventing Cooking Fires on Ranges and Status of Staff Cooking Fire Reduction Efforts
03/05/2012 Smoke Alarm Paradox (0702)
03/01/2012 Home Smoke Alarms - A Technology Roadmap
07/01/2009 Estimates of the Incidence and Costs of Fire-Related Injuries
07/01/2009 2004-2005 National Sample Survey of Unreported Residential Fires
02/06/2009 Applying State-of-the-Art Technologies to Reduce Escape Times from Fires using Environmental Sensing, Improved Occupant Egress Guidance, and Multiple Communication Protocols (9999)
06/01/2008 Flux Mapping of Radiant Electric Heaters: Repeatability Considerations
03/03/2008 Mattress and Bedding Fire Casualty Prevention Estimates - Updated using 2003-2004 NFIRS Data
12/30/2007 Evaluation of Electric Lighting Products
06/08/2007 The Implementation and Demonstration of Flame Detection and Wireless Communications in a Consumer Appliance to Improve Fire Detection Capabilities (0702)
10/01/2005 Considerations for Installation of Smoke Alarms on Residential Branch Circuits (0702)
09/01/2005 Possible Technologies for Improving the Audibility of Residential Smoke Alarms for Older Adults (0702)
09/01/2005 The Audibility of Smoke Alarms in Residential Homes (0701)
12/01/2004 Review of the Sound Effectiveness of Residential Smoke Alarms (0702)
04/01/2004 Fire Indicators Project Report (CPSC/LS/TR-04/001) (9999)
03/23/2004 Contractor Report - Wireless Communications Capabilities in Off-the-Shelf, Battery-Powered Smoke Alarms (0702)
01/29/2004 Update on Hazards Associated with Portable Electric Fans
07/11/2003 Smoke Alarms, Low Cost Batteries and Wireless Technology (0702)
12/01/2002 Lithium Batteries in Residential Smoke Alarms (0884)
08/01/2002 Fire Indicators (1866)
06/28/2002 Preliminary Test Results on LITHIUM BATTERIES Used in Residential Smoke Alarms (0884)
05/28/2002 Final Report on Portable Electric Fans - Fires
01/01/2002 Final Report on Fixed-Position Electric Heaters
09/19/2001 Candle Fires Pilot Study Summary (0463)
01/01/1995 Fire Incident Study, National Smoke Detector Project (0702)
10/01/1994 Smoke Detector Operability Survey Report (0702)(2)
10/01/1994 Smoke Detector Operability Survey Report (0702)(1)
02/01/1990 What Causes Wiring Fires in Residences (4061)
04/01/1988 Residential Electrical Distribution System Fires (4061)
Fuel, Lighters & Fireworks
02/11/2014 2013 Fireworks Safety Standards Development Status Report
10/23/2013 2011 Fireworks Status Report
03/22/2013 FY 2012 Fireworks Safety Standards Development Status Report
03/08/2013 Reduced Ignition Propensity Cigarettes: Fire and Materials 2013
01/28/2013 Cigarette Ignition Risk Project, November 2012
07/19/2012 CPSC Staff Assessment of Cigarette Ignition Risk
07/18/2012 Review of Sheeting Fabric Specifications for Cigarette Ignition Mockup Tests (4014)
07/18/2012 Review of Proposed Requirement for Reconditioning Cigarette Ignition Mockup Foam for Post-Test Weight Loss Measurement (4014)
07/17/2012 Study of the effectiveness of the US safety standard for child resistant cigarette lighters
07/17/2012 Report on the Safety of Portable Fuel Containers (Gas Cans) (0981)
07/16/2012 Information on LP-Gas (Propane) Odorant (0131) (Part 1 of 2)
07/16/2012 Analysis of Residential LP-Gas Fuel Usage (0131) (Part 2 of 5)
07/16/2012 Information on LP-Gas (Propane) Odorant (0131) (Part 2 of 2)
07/16/2012 Dynamic Conditions on LP-Gas Odorant Fade (0131) (Part 1 of 2)
07/16/2012 Dynamic Conditions on LP-Gas Odorant Fade (0131) (Part 2 of 2)
07/16/2012 Analysis of Residential LP-Gas Fuel Usage (0131) (Part 1 of 5)
07/16/2012 Analysis of Residential LP-Gas Fuel Usage (0131) (Part 3 of 5)
07/16/2012 Analysis of Residential LP-Gas Fuel Usage (0131) (Part 4 of 5)
07/16/2012 Analysis of Residential LP-Gas Fuel Usage (0131) (Part 5 of 5)
07/16/2012 Final Contract Report on Long-Term LP-Gas Storage (0131)
07/13/2012 Toxicity Testing Plan (1909)(3)
07/13/2012 Cigarettes Igniting Soft Furnishings (1909)(2)
07/13/2012 Cigarette Fire Incident Study (1909)(2)
07/13/2012 Cigarettes Igniting Soft Furnishings (1909)(1)(3)
07/13/2012 Toxicity Testing Plan (1909)(1)
07/13/2012 Modeling the Ignition of Soft Furnishings by a Cigarette (1 of 3)
07/13/2012 Cigarettes Igniting Soft Furnishings (1909)(1)
07/13/2012 Societal Costs of Cigarette Fires (1909)(1)
07/13/2012 Modeling the Ignition of Soft Furnishings by a Cigarette (2 of 3)
07/13/2012 Societal Costs of Cigarette Fires (1909)(2)
07/13/2012 Modeling the Ignition of Soft Furnishings by a Cigarette (3 of 3)
07/13/2012 Toxicity Testing Plan (1909)(2)
07/13/2012 Societal Costs of Cigarette Fires (1909)(3)
07/13/2012 Cigarette Fire Incident Study (1909)(1)
08/09/1993 Practicability of Developing a Performance Standard to Reduce Cigarette Ignition Propensity
Furniture & Decor
03/07/2017 CPSC staff Technical Report - In-Depth Analysis of Nonfatal Injuries from TVs Falling off Furniture
09/21/2016 Memos on Full-Scale Testing of Upholstered Furniture, 2014-2015
08/01/2016 Product Instability or Tip-Over Injuries and Fatalities Associated with Televisions, Furniture, and Appliances
11/29/2012 Adult Portable Bed Rail-Related Deaths, Injuries, and Potential Injuries: January 2003 to September 2012 (4075)
10/09/2012 Upholstered Furniture Memos on Post-NPR Work
10/09/2012 SRM Foam Development for Proposed 16 C.F.R. Part 1634
10/09/2012 SRM Foam Development for Proposed 16 C.F.R. Part 1634
10/09/2012 SRM Foam Development for Proposed 16 C.F.R. Part 1634
07/19/2012 Evaluation of Electric Lighting Products
07/19/2012 CPSC Proposed Rule on Upholstered Furniture Flammabilty
07/19/2012 Status Update: CPSC Activities on Upholstered Furniture Flammability (4019)
07/18/2012 Exploratory Tests of Barrier Materials (4014)
07/18/2012 Alternate Ignition Sources for Fire Blocking Barrier Evaluations (4014)
07/18/2012 Analysis of FR Chemicals Added to Foams, Fabric, Batting, Loose Fill and Barriers (4014)
07/18/2012 Smoldering and Small Open Flame Ignition Performance of Upholstered Furniture Loose Fill Materials (4014)
07/18/2012 Evaluation of Test Method and Performance Criteria for Cigarette Ignition (Smoldering) Resistance of Upholstered Furniture Materials (4014)
07/18/2012 Performance Criteria and Standard Materials for the CPSC Staff Draft Upholstered Furniture Standard (4014)
07/18/2012 CPSC Staff Technical Documents on Upholstered Furniture Flammability (4014)
07/18/2012 CPSC Staff Release of Revised Preliminary Economic Report on Upholstered Furniture Flammability (4019)
07/18/2012 Analysis of Fatal Incidents Associated with Window Covering Cords (1996-2002) (0638)
07/18/2012 Upholstery Fabrics and Interlining Materials Used in the Smoldering and Small Open Flame Testing (4014)
07/13/2012 Children Placed in Adult Beds (0694)
07/11/2012 Hazard Assessment of Butylated Hydroxytoluene from Urethane Carpet Cushions
07/11/2012 Hazard Assessment of Butylated Hydroxytoluene from Urethane Carpet Cushions
07/11/2012 Hazard Assessment of Butylated Hydroxytoluene from Urethane Carpet Cushions
07/11/2012 Hazard Assessment of Butylated Hydroxytoluene from Urethane Carpet Cushions
07/11/2012 Hazard Assessment of Butylated Hydroxytoluene from Urethane Carpet Cushions
07/11/2012 Cotton terrycloth towels (0666)
07/11/2012 Vinyl miniblinds (0638)(3)
07/11/2012 Hazard Assessment of Butylated Hydroxytoluene from Urethane Carpet Cushions
07/11/2012 Hazard Assessment of Butylated Hydroxytoluene from Urethane Carpet Cushions
07/11/2012 Hazard Assessment of Butylated Hydroxytoluene from Urethane Carpet Cushions
07/10/2012 Vinyl miniblinds (0638)(2)
07/10/2012 Vinyl miniblinds (0638)(1)
07/10/2012 Upholstered Furniture Full Scale Chair Tests - Open Flame Ignition Results and Analysis (4019)
Gas Furnaces and Other Gas Heaters
10/10/2012 Updated Review of In-Depth Investigations Associated with Carbon Monoxide Poisoning and "Modern" Gas Furnaces and Boilers
09/14/2012 Updated Review of In-Depth Investigations Associated with Carbon Monoxide Poisoning and "Modern" Gas Furnaces and Boilers
09/01/2012 Evaluation of the Durability and Longevity of Chemicals Sensors Used In-Situ for Carbon Monoxide Safety Shutdown of Gas Furnaces
07/18/2012 CO Emissions from Portable Propane Radiant Heaters (0389)
07/18/2012 Combustion Sensor Test Results (December 2004)
11/30/2005 Technical Feasibility of a CO Shutdown System for Tank-Top Heaters for 2002
12/01/2004 Combustion Sensor Test Results (December 2004)
07/01/2004 Medium-Sized Combustion Chamber System Characterization Tests (9999)
10/01/2002 CO Emissions from Portable Propane Radiant Heaters (0389)
04/05/2002 In-Depth Investigations Associated with Carbon Monoxide and Certain Vented Gas Appliances (0310)
09/05/2001 Furnace Combustion Sensor Test Results (September 2001)
11/06/2000 Health Concerns of Carbon Monoxide (CO) Emissions from a High-Efficiency, Induced-Draft Furnace (Furnace #4) (0310
10/30/2000 Health Concerns of Carbon Monoxide (CO) Emissions from a High-Efficiency, Induced-Draft Furnace (Furnace #5) (0310)
10/30/2000 Health Concerns of Carbon Monoxide (CO) Emissions from a Mid-Efficiency, Induced-Draft Furnace (Furnace #2) (0310)
10/25/2000 Indoor Air Modeling for Furnace #5 with Blocked or Disconnected Vents (0310)
10/23/2000 Indoor Air Modeling for Furnace #3 with Blocked or Disconnected Vents (0310)
10/20/2000 Indoor Air Modeling for Furnace #4 with Blocked or Disconnected Vents (0310)
10/19/2000 Indoor Air Modeling for Furnace #2 with Blocked or Disconnected Vents (0310)
10/12/2000 Health Concerns of Carbon Monoxide (CO) Emissions from a Mid-Efficiency, Induced-Draft Furnace (Furnace #3) (0310)
10/01/2000 Furnaces CO Emissions Under Normal and Compromised Vent Conditions, Furnace #4 (0310)
10/01/2000 Furnaces CO Emissions Under Normal and Compromised Vent Conditions, Furnace #3 (0310)
09/01/2000 Furnaces CO Emissions Under Normal and Compromised Vent Conditions, Furnace #2 (0310)
09/01/2000 Indoor Air Modeling for Furnace #1 with Blocked or Disconnected Vents (0310)
09/01/2000 Furnaces CO Emissions Under Normal and Compromised Vent Conditions, Furnace #5 (0310)
08/31/2000 Results of the CPSC Staff’s Furnace Emissions Testing (0310)
08/30/2000 Health Concerns of Carbon Monoxide (CO) Emissions from a Draft Hood-Equipped Furnace (Furnace #1) (0310)
08/30/2000 Review of Selected Investigation Reports Involving Gas-Fired Central Furnaces and Disconnected and Blocked Vents (0310)
08/30/2000 Review of Selected Investigation Reports Involving Gas-Fired Central Furnaces and Disconnected and Blocked Vents
08/23/2000 Service Contracts for Residential Furnaces (0310)
08/01/2000 Furnaces CO Emissions Under Normal and Compromised Vent Conditions, Furnace #1
07/22/1997 Review of Selected Investigation Reports Involving Vent Disconnection from Gas-Fired Central Furnaces (0310)(2)
05/14/1997 Review of Selected Investigation Reports Involving Vent Disconnection from Gas-Fired Central Furnaces (0310)(1)
Phthalates
10/20/2016 TERA Report - Exposure Assessment: Potential for the Presence of Phthalates and Other Specified Elements in Undyed Manufactured Fibers and their Colorants
09/19/2016 The Potential for Phthalates in Selected Plastics
04/27/2016 Lead, Phthalates, and the ASTM Elements in Manufactured Woods in Support of Third Party Testing Burden Reduction
11/03/2015 Exposure Assessment: Potential for the Presence of Phthalates in Selected Plastics
11/03/2015 CPSC Staff Statement on the Toxicology Excellence for Risk Assessment Report, Exposure Assessment: Potential for the Presence of Phthalates in Selected Plastics September 2015 and the report
02/24/2011 Toxicity Review of two less common phthalates and one phthalate alternative for the CHAP
12/15/2010 CPSC Staff toxicity review of 17 phthalates
10/30/2010 Toxicity Review of DUP
10/30/2010 Toxicity Feview of DPHP
10/30/2010 Toxicity Feview of DiHP
10/30/2010 Toxicity Review of DMP
10/25/2010 Toxicity Review of DTDP
10/24/2010 Toxicity Review of DCHP
10/24/2010 Toxicity Review of DEP
10/24/2010 Toxicity Review of DiBP
10/24/2010 Toxicity Review of D911P
04/12/2010 Overview of dialkyl o-phthalates Toxicity Memo
04/07/2010 Toxicity Review of DINP
04/07/2010 Toxicity Review of DIDP
04/07/2010 Toxicity Review of DBP
04/07/2010 Toxicity Review of BBP
04/01/2010 Toxicity Review of DEHP
03/31/2010 Phthalate and Phthalate Substitutes in Children's Toys
03/08/2010 Toxicity Review of DnOP
02/24/2010 Review of Exposure Data and Assessments for Select Dialkyl Ortho-phthalates
01/22/2010 Progress Report: Development of Lead and Phthalate Standard Reference Materials for Use in Testing of Children's Products to Ensure CPSIA Compliance
01/15/2010 Review of Exposure and Toxicity Data for Phthalate Substitutes
06/01/2001 Diisononyl Phthalate (DINP)
08/31/1998 Health effects update, acceptable daily oral intake, and carcinogenicity of diisononylphthalate (DINP)
09/01/1985 Chronic Hazard Advisory Panel on DEHP: Part 2
09/01/1985 Chronic Hazard Advisory Panel on DEHP: Part 1
09/01/1985 Chronic Hazard Advisory Panel on DEHP: Part 4
09/01/1985 Chronic Hazard Advisory Panel on DEHP: Part 3
Portable Generators
03/17/2016 CPSC Staff Technical Research to Address the Carbon Monoxide Hazard for Portable Generators - PGMA Technology Summit
10/13/2015 Incidents, Deaths, and In-Depth Investigations Associated with Non-Fire Carbon Monoxide from Engine-Driven Generators and Other Engine-Driven Tools, 2004-2014
11/06/2014 CPSC Staff Presentation to NIOSH Construction Sector Council Meeting
09/19/2014 CPSC Staff Statement and on the Toxicology Excellence for Risk Assessment Report, “Exposure Assessment: Composition, Production, and Use of Phthalates” August 2015 and the report
08/28/2014 Incidents, Deaths, and In-Depth Investigations Associated with Non-Fire Carbon Monoxide from Engine-Driven Generators and Other Engine-Driven Tools
08/11/2014 NIST Report: Development of a Test Method to Determine Carbon Monoxide Emission Rates from Portable Generators (NIST Technical Note 1834)
09/12/2013 NIST Generator Operation In Homes
09/04/2013 Portable Generator Project Phase 2 Report
06/07/2013 Investigating the Utility of GPS to Mitigate Carbon Monoxide Hazard Associated with Portable Generators
04/12/2013 NIST Report: Modeling and Measuring the Effects of Portable Gasoline Powered Generator Exhaust on Indoor Carbon Monoxide Level
09/01/2012 Technology Demonstration of a Prototype Low Carbon Monoxide Emission Portable Generator
09/01/2012 Technology Demonstration of a Prototype Low Carbon Monoxide Emission Portable Generator
01/01/2007 Portable Generator Vibration Measurements
11/01/2006 Engine-Drive Tools, Phase 1 Test Report for Portable Electric Generators
08/01/2006 Demonstration of a Remote Carbon Monoxide Sensing Automatic Shutoff Device for Portable Generators
08/01/2006 Demonstration of a Remote Carbon Monoxide Sensing Automatic Shut Off Device for Portable Generators
05/01/2006 Product Labels for Generators to Address Carbon Monoxide Poisonings
11/01/2005 Technical Feasibility of a CO Shutdown System for Tank-Top Heaters (0389)
08/01/2005 Portable Generators: CPSC Economics Staff Report
07/01/2004 Test Program for Engine-Driven Tools Project (0800)
04/12/2004 Portable Generators (0606)
08/22/2003 Proposed Warning Language to Accompany Generators (0606)
06/18/2003 Weatherproof Portable Engine-Generators, Directorate for Engineering Sciences (0606)
06/01/2003 CO Emissions from a Portable Propane Catalytic Heater (0366)
Ranges and Ovens
12/02/2015 Report on Refinement of Temperature-Limiting Control Systems for Preventing Oil Ignition on Gas and Electric Cooktops (2015) – Primaira LLC
12/02/2015 AHAM Comments on 2015 Report on Refinement of Temperature-Limiting Controls for Cooktops
10/01/2015 CPSC Staff Statement on the Report, “Testing of Ignition Prevention Capabilities of a Pan Temperature Control System in A Gas Cooktop”
08/17/2012 Contractor Report on Development and Testing of a Temperature-Sensing Control System for Preventing Cooking Fires on Ranges and Status of Staff Cooking Fire Reduction Efforts
10/24/2011 Staff Range Stability Proposals for Comment by the Underwriters Laboratories (UL) 858 Standards Technical Panel
05/01/2011 Range Tipovers: An Evaluation of Range Stability, May 2011 (0281)
07/01/2002 GAS RANGE DELAYED IGNITIONS Tests and Examinations of Ranges
03/11/1999 Range Fires 1/99 (0260)
02/23/1998 Study of Technology for Detecting Pre-Ignition Conditions of Cooking Related Fires Associated with Electric and Gas Ranges: Phase III (part 1 of 2)
02/23/1998 Study of Technology for Detecting Pre-Ignition Conditions of Cooking Related Fires Associated with Electric and Gas Ranges: Phase III (part 1 of 2)(1)
02/23/1998 Study of Technology for Detecting Pre-Ignition Conditions of Cooking Related Fires Associated with Electric and Gas Ranges: Phase III (part 2 of 2)
02/23/1998 Response to Peer Reviewers' Comments on Range Fire Project Technical Reports (1)
02/23/1998 Study of Technology for Detecting Pre-Ignition Conditions of Cooking Related Fires Associated with Electric and Gas Ranges: Phase III (part 1 of 2)
02/23/1998 Response to Peer Reviewers' Comments on Range Fire Project Technical Reports
02/06/1998 Study of Technology for Detecting Pre-Ignition Conditions of Cooking Related Fires Associated with Electric and Gas Ranges and Cooktops, Final Report (part 2 of 2)
02/06/1998 Study of Technology for Detecting Pre-Ignition Conditions of Cooking Related Fires Associated with Electric and Gas Ranges and Cooktops, Final Report (part 1 of 2)