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Fabric (product safety) issues may be referred to the following entities:


The Department of Consumer Affairs, Bureau of Home Goods and Services (BHGS) handles complaints pertaining to bedding, upholstered furniture and the filling material used in bedding or furniture.

Bureau of Home Goods and Services (BHGS)

www.bhgs.dca.ca.gov


Office of the State Marshal sets standards for flame resistance in decorative fabrics.

Calfire Office of the State Marshal

1416 9th Street

Sacramento, CA 95814

(916) 653-5123

www.fire.ca.gov


Federal Trade Commission (FTC) keeps data on complaints regarding clothing, and care labeling.

FTC Headquarters - Consumer Response Center

600 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW

Washington, DC 20580-0001

(877) 382-4357

www.ftc.gov


US Consumer Product Safety Commission

4330 East West Highway

Bethesda, MD 20814

(800) 638-2772

www.cpsc.gov


Complaint Jurisdiction:

Sets flammability and safety standards in clothing. Handles safety issues for; children's products (cribs, toys, bunk beds, etc.), electronic appliances, household appliances and clothing.

Outside Jurisdiction:

Cars, food, cosmetics, banks.

Consumer Product Safety Commission

Southern California Branch

(800) 638-2772


Consumer Product Safety Commission

Public Affairs Division

(949) 829-8249



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