UL Warns of Compact Fluorescent Lamp With Unauthorized UL Marks



    NORTHBROOK, Ill., June 26 /CNW/ -- Underwriters Laboratories (UL) is
notifying consumers that the Compact Fluorescent Lamp, identified below, bears
an unauthorized UL Mark for the United States and Canada. This product has not
been evaluated by UL to the requirements of the appropriate standard for
safety and is not authorized to bear the UL Mark. It is unknown if this
product complies with U.S. or Canadian safety requirements.


    Name of product: EL-23W

    Number of Units:  Unknown

    Date of Manufacture: 2004-present

    Manufacturer: Unknown

    
    Identification:  On the product:
                                     c (UL) us
    

    
                                     E-Lumine
                                   EL-23W PAR38
                                 120V AC 60Hz 363mA
                                       2700K
                                   Not Dimmable.


    
    Sold at: Lumiere Galarneau and Eclairage R G in Canada. Known to be
distributed by E-Lumine 14675 Hwy 38 Sharbot Lake, ON K0H 2P0 Canada

    Pictures of Product and Packaging: Photos of the compact fluorescent lamp
with unauthorized UL Marks are available at:
http://www.ul.com/global/eng/pages/corporate/newsroom/publicnotices/.

    Underwriters Laboratories (UL) is an independent product safety
certification organization that has been testing products and writing
Standards for Safety for over a century. UL evaluates more than 19,000 types
of products, components, materials and systems annually with 20 billion UL
Marks appearing on 72,000 manufacturers' products each year. UL's worldwide
family of companies and network of service providers includes 64 laboratory,
testing and certification facilities serving customers in 98 countries. For
more information, visit: http://www.ul.com/newsroom
    



    




For further information:

For further information: Joe Hirschmugl, Global Media Relations Manager
of Underwriters Laboratories, +1-847-664-1508, Joseph.F.Hirschmugl@us.ul.com
Web Site: http://www.ul.com

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