ASTM F963-08 PDF

This specification2 relates to possible hazards that may not be recognized readily by the public and that may be encountered in the normal use for which a. ASTM F available in Chinese here: COMPS/htm. – Both F‐07e1 and F‐08 can be included as a. Both F ASTM F (PF) – Designation: F – 08 An American National Standard Standard Consumer Saf.

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The free length of the individual released cord, strap, or elastic should not exceed a maximum length of 12 in. The toy shall be subjected to 10 alternating blowing-andsucking cycles of at least 18 in. Stroller and Carriage Toys Toys Intended to be Attached to a Crib or Playpen Folding Mechanisms and Hinges With the test sample fastened in a convenient position, an appropriate clamp shall be attached to f963-8 test f963-8 or component.

Except for the labeling requirements pointing out the functional hazards and age range for which the toy is intended, this speci? The test may be discontinued 60 min after the peak temperature of each component being tested is recorded.

ASTM F – 17 Standard Consumer Safety Specification for Toy Safety

These f693-08 reflect the nature of the hazards and expected mental or physical ability, or both, of a child g cope with the hazards. This revision also added: In addition, the total nitrosamines of the sample shall not exceed 20 ppb.

For plastic bags, prepare by cutting the sides, without stretching, into two single sheets. Stuffed and Beanbag-Type Toys It does not purport to cover every conceivable hazard of a particular toy. For more information about product safety, you may ask Intertek expert by filling in this enquiry form. Rationale for Revisions. Toys intended for children between the ages of 18 and 48 months that include nail, screw and bolt shapes that weigh less than 1.

NOTE 5—The latest issue of the regulation shall be used to determine compliance of the toy with the requirements of this speci? Link to Active This link will always route to the current Active version of the standard. A rattle shall meet this requirement when tested under the ast only of its own weight and in a noncompressed state. The toys and dummy load shall then be tumble dried in an automatic clothes dryer using the warm setting, or air dried, until the load is dried.


All samples must pass. However, the Commission has issued a “1 year stay of enforcement” therefore third-party testing and certification for ASTM F is expected to be enforced in Feb In conjunction with the chosen test method, the limits for determining the cleanliness of materials will consist of the d963-08 current guidelines for cosmetics set forth by the Cosmetic, Toiletry, and Fragrance Association CTFA. Only lock moving parts which can be stalled external to the toy.

ASTM F Toy Safety Testing | ATS

The disk shall be positioned so that the? This requirement does not apply to the following: The revisions to this section also provided further harmonization between F and the European toy standard, EN Link to Active This link will always route to the current Active version of the standard. A single sample may not consist of more than one material or color that is, composite testing is not allowed. This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use.

These requirements are applicable before and after use and abuse testing in accordance with Section 8. Toy Chests Sporting goods, camping goods, athletic equipment, mu- sical instruments, and furniture; however, toys that are their counterparts are covered.

Bicycles Tricycles Sling shots and sharp-pointed darts Playground equipment Non-powder guns Kites Hobby and craft items in which the finished item is not primarily of play value Model kits in which the finished item is not primarily of play value Crayons, paints, chalks, and other similar art materials in which the material itself or the finished item is not primarily of play value, except that all art materials, whether or not a component of a toy, must comply with LHAMA, in accordance with 4.


A loading test has been added to check the rigidity of the folding mechanism and locks.

ASTM F963-11 Toy Safety Testing

For the purposes of this speci? The toy shall be deemed dry when the? Exemption for sports balls with wrist or ankle straps longer than 70 cm intended to be kicked or thrown and returned to the user has been added. If the toy or toy package is not age labeled in a clear and conspicuous manner or, based on such factors as marketing practices and the customary patterns of usage of the toy by children, is inappropriately age labeled, the toy shall be subjected to the most stringent applicable requirements within this speci?

The toy shall be dropped in random orientation. The needle is an inherent hazard that is well understood by the purchaser of a toy sewing kit, and this hazard is communicated to the user as part of the normal educational process.

Projections, parts, or assemblies that are mounted rigidly on an accessible rod or shaft designed to rotate along with the projections, parts, or assemblies shall be tested with the rod or shaft clamped to prevent rotation.

Nails and Fasteners Labeling statements for balloons are contained in 5. There shall be no movement of the cord to indicate stress on the connections. Cords, Straps, and Elastics. The dial of the gauge shall be graduated with its? A teether shall meet this requirement when tested under the force only of its own weight and in a noncompressed state.

Design guidelines are provided in Annex A3. The result does not exceed the allowed value f9630-8 lead in the table and is therefore acceptable. The global toy industry has worked to make these two standards functionally equivalent on most key attributes.

If the elastic material cannot be asfm and held in this position or if f9963-08 force needed to stretch the elastic material exceeds 5.