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NORTHBROOK, Ill., September 29, 2008 — Underwriters Laboratories (UL) is notifying contractors and distributors that communications cable manufactured by Hangzhou Xingfa Transmission Equipment Co. Ltd. bears a counterfeit UL Mark for the United States. The communications cable has not been evaluated for safety by UL and is not eligible to bear the UL Mark.
Name of Product: Type CM Communications Cable
Units: Unknown quantity
Date of Manufacture: Unknown
Manufacturer: Hangzhou Xingfa Transmission Equipment Company
Identification: On the cable: The cable displays the following description: KWC RG59/U 20AWG BC (UL) CM E236949 ***FT.
Identification: On the packaging: A label attached to the packaging displays the UL Listing Mark and the following descriptions:
Identification: Label attached to the packaging:
What You Should Do: UL recommends that users stop using the product immediately and return it to the place of purchase.