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UL Warns of Potentially Hazardous Communications Cable

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NORTHBROOK, Ill., Jan. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The following is a notification from UL to consumers, retailers, manufacturers, regulatory agencies and Authorities Having Jurisdiction (AHJs) that the communications cable identified below bears a counterfeit UL Mark for the United States and may pose a hazard.  The communications cable has not been evaluated by UL to the appropriate Standard for Safety for the United States, and is not authorized to bear the UL Mark or any reference to UL.

Name of Product:  Communications Cable, Type CMR

Hazard: This communications cable is missing required flame retardant elements.  This may cause an increased risk of fire.

Identification:  On the cable: The surface of the cable jacket displays the following description:

MONOPRICE TYPE CM 23AWG 4PR UTP CMR FT4 C(UL)US VERIFIED (UL) CATEGORY6E TIA/EIA-568-B-2.1 550 MHZ CABLE MASTER

Identification:  On the box:  

MONOPRICE                                               
UTP STP FTP
Type:  CM   CMR   CMP   CMX
Conductor:
23AWG/4 PAIR    24AWG/4 PAIR
QTY: 1000FT(305M)
UL NO.: E329415
ETL Verified No: 3197158CRT-006b
3197158CRT-001c            
UL    CSA    ETL    IECQ

Known to be sold at: www.greenconnectionsusa.com and may have been sold at other locations.

About UL
UL is a premier global independent safety science company with more than 118 years of history. Employing more than 10,000 professionals with customers in over 100 countries, UL has five distinct business units – Product Safety, Environment, Life & Health, Knowledge Services, and Verification Services – to meet the expanding needs of our customers and to deliver on our public safety mission. For more information on UL's family of companies and network of 95 laboratory, testing, and certification facilities, go to UL.com. 

SOURCE UL



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