UL Warns of Solar Power Pack With Unauthorized UL Marks

NORTHBROOK, Ill., Nov. 12, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- UL is notifying consumers and distributors that the Solar Power Packs, identified below, bear an unauthorized UL Mark. This product has not been evaluated by UL to the applicable standard for safety and is not authorized to bear the UL Mark. It is unknown if this product complies with UL safety requirements. The product packaging indicates that the Solar Power Pack is intended to be used to charge MP3 Players, mobile phones and other digital products.

Solar Power Pack (4250280807011) and

Name of Product: (4250280807028)

Units: Unknown

Manufacturer: Unknown

Dates of Manufacture: Unknown

Known to be sold by: Internet distributors

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