Name of product:
Compact Fluorescent Light Bulbs
Hazard:

Light bulb can overheat and catch fire.

Remedy:
Refund
Recall date:
October 5, 2010
Units:
124,000
Consumer Contact:

For additional information, contact Eastern America Trio Products Inc. at 800-661-7146 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or visit the firm's website at http://www.trisonic.com

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves Trisonic 15-, 20-, 22- and 25-watt compact fluorescent light bulbs with the model numbers TS-EN 15W/SP, TS-EN 20W/SP, TS-CFL 22WB or TS-EN 25W/SP printed on the base of the bulb.

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the light bulbs and contact the company for a full refund.

Incidents/Injuries:

The firm has received four reports of incidents, including two fires that resulted in minor property damage.

Sold At:

Discount stores in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Connecticut from January 2008 to December 2008 for between $1 and $1.50.

Importer(s):

Eastern America Trio Products Inc. of Flushing, N.Y.

Manufactured In:
China
Recall number:
11-001