Evaluation of the Toy Safety Directive, chemicals strategy for sustainability: which way forward?
The Chemicals Strategy for Sustainability commits the Commission to reduce children’s
exposure to harmful chemicals in toys by reinforcing the legislative framework. BEUC, The
European Consumer Organisation welcomes this commitment as an overdue opportunity
to better safeguard children’s health. EU toy safety rules are deficient, as correctly
acknowledged in the Strategy and as demonstrated in the REFIT evaluation. Consequently,
the Toy Safety Directive (TSD) must be revised without delay.
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