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ASTM Publishes Standard for Infant Bath Tubs

October 13, 2016

The American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) has published ASTM F2670 - 16a Standard Consumer Safety Specification for Infant Bath Tubs on September 13, 2016.

Updates to the standard include new marking, labeling, and instructional literature requirements.

This standard applies to tubs, enclosures, or other similar products intended to hold water and be placed into an adult bath tub, sink, or on top of other surfaces to provide support or containment, or both, for an infant in a reclining, sitting, or standing position during bathing by a caregiver.