Prop 65 and Safety Standards strives to provide the YMCA with the highest promotional products, signage, awards, and sports balls that are in compliance with applicable safety laws. products meet all applicable federal safety requirements as enforced by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, the Consumer Product Safety Commission, and the Federal Communications Commission. products that are shipped to California are also subject to Proposition 65,, which is known as the Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986. Proposition 65 required businesses to give clear and reasonable warning to consumers prior to completing the purchase regarding chemicals that are known to the state of California to cause birth defects or other reproductive harm. California has adopted new rules under Proposition 65 and as of August 30, 2018 the regulation requires clear and reasonable warning labeling on products affected by Proposition 65.


The YShop with the new regulations as of August 30, 2018 by providing the following short form warning label on product display pages requiring a Prop 65 warning -


Below is a list of Prop 65 non-compliant products available through These products will have the PROP 65 label applied to California bound products.


ZN156 & ZN157 Sunglasses

ZN245 Ear Buds

ZN210 Sunglasses

ZN205N Disposable Poncho

ZN302 Culture Wristbands

ZBA325 Whistle

ZS028, ZS029, ZS030 Sintra Signs

ZN569 Line of Stickers

ZS020XH, ZS020XS, ZS020XY Banner 

ZS021XYHS Banner

ZS022A, ZS022B, ZS022C Banner

ZS023A, ZS023B, ZS023C Banner

ZS024, ZS025, ZS026 Banner

ZS070 COVID Sign will review products as necessary to ensure compliance with Prop 65 and will label products accordingly with the following Proposition 65 warning:


WARNING: This Product may contain chemicals known to the state of California to cause cancer, birth defects or other reproductive harm.


Any questions regarding Prop 65 product safety can be directed to our Compliance Department at: