Hot Topic: Toy Safety

Surprising Stats You Should Know

  • 20 million: Toys recalled in 2007
  • 85: Percentage of American toys manufactured in China
  • $140.5 million: Budget (in today's dollars) of the CPSC when it was formed in 1973
  • $62.4 million: CPSC budget in 2007
  • 1975: Last time the CPSC modernized its testing labs
  • 61: Recalls issued by the CPSC last year
  • 786: Full-time employees of the CPSC in 1973
  • 420: Full-time employees of the CPSC today
  • 15,000: Types of products under the CPSC's jurisdiction

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