CA Prop 65: More Information on Warning Requirements

More Information on Proposition 65 Warning Requirements:

For direct assistance, please contact the Proposition 65 Implementation Program office directly at (916) 445-6900 or email

Formaldehyde Update: The current prop 65 list currently includes more than 850 chemicals, including formaldehyde, potentially impacting any musical instrument made of composite or laminate wood.

Styrene Update: While Styrene, an ingredient of acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS, a plastic widely used in our industry), was listed as known to cause cancer under Proposition 65 in April of 2016, as of May 2017, the CA Code of Regulations has been amended to downgrade the risk, listing Styrene at a “No Significant Risk Level”.