UL Warns of Unauthorized UL Marks on Compact Fluorescent Lamp

PUBLIC NOTICE

Sep 23, 2011, 09:00 ET from UL

NORTHBROOK, Ill., Sept. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- UL is notifying consumers and retailers that the compact fluorescent lamp (CFL) identified below bears an unauthorized UL Mark for the United States and Canada. The CFL has not been evaluated by UL to the appropriate Standard for Safety and it is unknown if this CFL complies with UL safety requirements for the United States or Canada.

Name of Product: EcoWatt 2700K

Number of Units: Unknown

Manufacturer: Unknown

Date of Manufacture: Unknown

Identification:

On the product:

The base of the CFL is marked:



                                              EcoWatt


                                              13 W120 V 60 Hz


                                              CLF13W Spiral 2700K


On the packaging: The following information appears on the product packaging:

2700K

EcoWatt

60 WATT REPLACEMENT



Sold at: This product is known to be sold at Amazon.com (http://www.Amazon.com) and may have been sold by other retailers.

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