Study on the Impact of the Revision of the Council Directive 88/378/EEC on the Safety on Toys Published on: 01/10/2004, Last update: 16/09/2009
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The EU toy sector is regulated by theToy Safety Directive which lays down safety criteria and essential requirements which toys must meet before beeing placed on the EU market.
This study has been commissioned by the European Commission, Directorate-General Enteprise, to assess the impact of the planned modifications to the Toys Safety Directive on the safety of toys, for businesses (in particular smal and medium-sized enterprises), consumers, public authorities, health and safety and the environment. The findings of this study are presented in this Report (October 2004).