UL Warns of Counterfeit UL Mark on LED Tube Light

Aug 30, 2013, 09:00 ET from UL

NORTHBROOK, Ill., Aug. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The following is a notification to consumers and retailers that the LED Tube Light identified below bears a counterfeit UL Mark for the United States.  This LED Tube Light has not been evaluated by UL to any Standards for Safety and it is unknown if this LED Tube Light complies with any safety requirements.

Name of Product: LED Tube Light, WT8A-16W

Manufacturer:  Fujian Wanban Optoelectronic Technology Co. Ltd., China

Identification:  The counterfeit UL Mark appears on the product and packaging with the markings below.

 On the product:


(UL in a circle)

220V 60HZ

On the packaging:

LED Tube Light    WT8A-16W

(UL in a circle)

Photographs of the product and packaging can be found at www.ul.com/newsroom.

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Michelle Press
Media Relations Manager, UL
T: +1-847-664-1966
E: Michelle.Press@ul.com
Release No. 13PN-37