SAINT LUCIA BUREAU OF STANDARDS
SAINT LUCIA BUREAU OF STANDARDS (SLBS) has been monitoring the Quality and Safety of products on the market for which there are adopted National Compulsory Standards. As a result of this monitoring, the SLBS wishes to announce a ban on the importation and sale of the following products until further notice.
IEC - 60335-2-15: 1995 Safety of Household and Similar Electrical Appliances Part 2-15: Particular Requirements for Appliances for Heating Liquids
Shuang Huan Plastic Kettle (Circular design)
DIAN RE HU Plastic Kettle
Yaxing Long Plastic Kettle
Unlabelled Plastic Kettle
It is an offence under the Standards Act No. 14 of 1990 of Saint Lucia to import, offer for sale or sell the above products, which have been found not to comply with approved Standards. Consumers are advised to look for quality marks before making their purchases to ensure the safety of electronic equipment and a worthwhile quality purchase. If you come across these products in any retail outlet, please report it to the nearest SLBS Office.