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Federal Register Highlights - 10/16/14

Unpublished, time-sensitive and proposed rules for October 16, 2014:

PROPOSED RULE: We are proposing to amend the fruits and vegetables regulations to list kiwi ( 881 more words

National Marine Fisheries Service

Fiskars Recalls Bypass Lopper Shears Due to Laceration Hazard-CPSC.gov

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Fiskars® 32-Inch Bypass Lopper Shears

Hazard:

The lopper handles can break when attempting to cut branches, posing a risk of serious injury and laceration. 205 more words

Consumer Alerts

Local coach skeptical over cancer-causing turf reports

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(WBIR-Knox County) An NBC News Investigation recently revealed the cancer-causing consequences of the growing trend of artificial turfs on football and soccer fields. 143 more words

Football

Feds vote to rein in killer window blind cords

Window blind cords may look innocent enough, but they pose a strangulation hazard to infants and young children.

Earlier this year, in a 22-day period, four children strangled to death from cords on a window covering. 924 more words

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Meijer Agrees To Pay $2M Fine For Continued Distribution Of 12 Recalled Products

By now we should all know that once a product has been formally recalled by the Consumer Product Safety Commission, it is illegal for a retailer to sell that item – or to distribute that item to other stores. 331 more words