September 4, 2020
NORTHBROOK, Ill., September 4, 2020 — The following is a notification from UL that the communications cable identified below may pose a fire hazard. The communications cable does not comply with UL’s Safety Standards and is not authorized to bear the UL Mark for the United States or Canada.
Name of Product: Grandmax, Type CMR Cable
Hazard: The communications cable does not meet the flammability requirements of the safety standard which may cause an increased risk of fire.
Remedy: UL recommends that this cable not be used and removed from service.
Identification on the Cable: The surface of the cable jacket displays the following description: GRANDMAX E213738 24AWG 4PR SOLID CMR UL C(UL) UTP CAT 5E FT4 350MHZ CONFORM TO ANSI/TIA568-C.2 & ISO/IEC 11801 75c ROHS REACH COMPLIANT 0968FT 52912
Identification on the Box:
QTY: 1000 FT
Made in China
Known to be distributed by: www.warehousecables.com and may have been sold by others.
UL helps create a better world by applying science to solve safety, security and sustainability challenges. We empower trust by enabling the safe adoption of innovative new products and technologies. Everyone at UL shares a passion to make the world a safer place. All of our work, from independent research and standards development, to testing and certification, to providing analytical and digital solutions, helps improve global well-being. Businesses, industries, governments, regulatory authorities and the public put their trust in us so they can make smarter decisions. To learn more, visit UL.com. To learn more about our nonprofit activities, visit UL.org.
UL Warns of Potentially Hazardous Communications Cable