Amendments to the Sunlamp Perfomance Standard

6/19/00


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Amendments to the Sunlamp Perfomance Standard

Review: Why did we publish the ANPRM

What revisions were we considering in the ANPRM?

What revisions were we considering in the ANPRM?

Response to the ANPRM

No plans to ban sunlamps

Our approach to amendments

Our approach to amendments

We will proceed ASAP with five amendments

We will proceed ASAP with five amendments

Amendment 1: Make exposure schedule a part of the standard

Amendment 1: Make exposure schedule a part of the standard

Amendment 2: Use cancer and erythemal action spectrum

Amemendment 3: Manufacturer = anyone who modifies product

Amendment 4: Warnings in catal., spec. sheets and brochures

Amendment 5: Simpler warning label

Simpler warning label

Biological efficacy rating scale for UV lamps

Other possible amendments

Work with Industry

Ongoing work in IEC

Conclusions

Author: W. Howard Cyr.