California's Proposition 65 entitles California consumers to special warnings for specific products which contain chemical compounds above specific limit levels.
The basic Proposition 65 notice is as follows: WARNING: This product features chemical substances recognized to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive system harm.
Proposition 65 notice concerning wood products is as follows: WARNING: Drilling, sawing, sanding or machining wood products produces wood dust, a material understood to the State of California to cause cancer. Always use a respirator or other precautionary safeguards to prevent breathing wood particles.
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