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WARNING: Counterfeit UL mark on MR16 LED bulbs (16PN-14)

August 31, 2016 | By Renée Francoeur

August 31, 2016 – UL has issued a warning about an LED bulb, known to be sold by East Coast Lighting in Ontario, for its counterfeit UL certification marks for Canada and the United States.  

The bulb, which reads Model MR16 12V 5W on the package, has not been evaluated by UL to the appropriate standards and it is unknown if it complies with any safety requirements, UL states.

It also has “ECL” on the packaging.


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