The Montessori Materials sold on PinkMontessori are made in China and comply with ASTM F963-11 (Standard Consumer Safety Specification for Toy Safety) and EN71 (European Standard on Safety of Toys). Our Montessori materials were tested for heavy metals (such as lead paint) and a lot more to make sure the materials are safe for children especially for infants that tends to put things in their mouth. Children's safety is our primary concern.
Q: What is ASTM F963-11?
A: ASTM is the Standard Consumer Safety Specification for Toy Safety requirement established by US Consumer Product Safety Commission. ATSM F963-11 is most updated measure for protecting children from unsafe toys.
For more information on ASTM requirements please go to CPSC website or click here.
Q: What is EN71?
A: EN71 is the European standard that specifies safety requirements for toys and is established by the European Commission. Compliance with the standard is required for all toys sold in the European Union.
For more information on EN71 please go to European Commission website or click here.