Consumer Product Safety Commission: Final Rule: Standard for the Flammability (Open Flame) of Mattress Sets
GAO-06-621R: Apr 12, 2006
- Full Report:
GAO reviewed the Consumer Product Safety Commission's (Commission) new rule on the standard for the flammability of mattress sets. GAO found that (1) the rule establishes new performance requirements based on research conducted by the National Institute of Standards and Technology; and (2) the Commission complied with applicable requirements in promulgating the rule.