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ASTM Revises Standard for Inclined Sleep Products

November 7, 2016

ASTM International (ASTM) has released ASTM F3118 - 16a Standard Consumer Safety Specification for Infant Inclined Sleep Products.

The standard updates the old version covering the following minor changes:

  • Minor adjustments to the definition of “Conspicuous”
  • Removal of the definition for “newborn inclined sleep product accessory”

This consumer safety specification aims to establish safety performance requirements, test methods, and labeling requirements to minimize the hazards to infants presented by infant inclined sleep products as identified in the introduction.

The standard was released on November 4, 2016.