Household Substance Law and Legal Definition

According to 15 USCS § 1471 (2), [Title 15. Commerce and Trade; Chapter 39a. Special Packaging of Household Substances for Protection of Children] the term household substance means “any substance which is customarily produced or distributed for sale for consumption or use, or customarily stored, by individuals in or about the household and which is--

(A) a hazardous substance as that term is defined in section 2(f) of the Federal Hazardous Substances Act (15 U.S.C. 1261(f));

(B) a food, drug, or cosmetic as those terms are defined in section 201 of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (21 U.S.C. 321); or

(C) a substance intended for use as fuel when stored in a portable container and used in the heating, cooking, or refrigeration system of a house.”