The Department of Ecology for the State of Washington has launched a consultation on draft priority products to be regulated under Safer Products Washington (Chapter 70.365 RCW).
The consultation paper identifies the following products which are known to contain hazardous substances identified in 70.365 RCW.
|Chemical||Draft Priority Product|
|Flame retardants||Electrical and electronic equipment (device casings)|
|PFAS||Aftermarket carpet treatments|
|Phenolic compounds||Food cans (bisphenols)|
|Phenolic compounds||Laundry detergent (alkylphenol ethoxylates)|
|Phenolic compounds||Thermal paper (bisphenols)|
|Fragrances in personal care and beauty products|
Interested parties are invited to submit comments by 2 March 2020.