UL Warns of Counterfeit UL Mark on Silicone Rescue Tape Packaging
NORTHBROOK, Ill., May 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- UL is notifying consumers and retailers that the Silicone Rescue Tape identified below and manufactured and distributed by Harbor Products Inc., bears a counterfeit UL Mark for the United States on the product's clamshell packaging. The Silicone Rescue Tape has not been evaluated by UL to the appropriate Standards for Safety and is not authorized to bear the UL Mark. It is unknown if this Silicone Rescue Tape complies with UL's safety requirements.
Name of Product: Silicone Rescue Tape, Part # RT1000201202USC02
Manufacturer: Harbor Products Inc., Carson City, NV 89701
Identification: Product packaged in yellow and orange clamshell with various colored tape (blue, red, yellow, black and white). The packaging is provided with the counterfeit UL Mark and the following:
STRETCH, WRAP AND GET RESCUED
950 PSI Tensile Strength
Resists 500 degrees F (260 degrees C)
Insulates 8,000 Volts
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