Recall date: October 5, 2010
Recall number: 11-001

Recall Summary

Name of product:
Compact Fluorescent Light Bulbs
Hazard:

Light bulb can overheat and catch fire.

Remedy:
Refund
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 Report an Incident Involving this Product

Units:
124,000
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.

Incidents/Injuries:

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

 
Remedy:

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

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