UL Warns of Lighting Fixture With Unauthorized UL Mark


<p>NORTHBROOK, Ill., <chron>Sept. 18</chron> /CNW/ -- Underwriters Laboratories (UL) is notifying consumers and retailers that the Lighting Fixture, identified below, bears an unauthorized UL Mark for the <location>United States</location> and <location>Canada</location>. This product has not been evaluated by UL to the appropriate standard for safety for the <location>United States</location> or <location>Canada</location>, and is not authorized to bear the UL Mark. It is unknown if this product complies with <location>United States</location> or Canadian safety requirements.</p>

    Name of product: Model 2571 IM

    Units: Unknown Quantity

    Manufacturer: Unknown

    Date of manufacture: Unknown

    Identification: The product is marked with the following information:

<p> </p>
                                      Date: 09-02
                                     Item: 2571 IM
                                     MADE IN CHINA
<p> </p>
<p>A label attached to the product is provided with the following information:</p>
<p> </p>
                           04/07                        E196267
<p> </p>
                                INCANDESCENT LUMINAIRE
                               LUMINAIRE A INCANDESCENCE
                               ISSUE NO/No DE CATEGORIE

    Sold by: Known to be sold by: Maxilite, Port Moody BC Canada

<p>Photo of product: A photo of the Light Fixture is available at: <a href="http://www.ul.com/global/eng/pages/corporate/newsroom/publicnotices/">http://www.ul.com/global/eng/pages/corporate/newsroom/publicnotices/</a>.</p>
<p>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: <a href="http://www.UL.com/newsroom">www.UL.com/newsroom</a>.</p>


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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