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Saint Lucia Bureau of Standards is awarded ISO 9001:2015 certification

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SLBS Withdraws Products from the Market - February 2015

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STANDARDS Link Vol 2 Issue 15 - New Certification Standards Officer

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STANDARDS Link Vol 2 Issue 15 - The SLBS & CROSQ Convene Meeting of Information Personnel in Standardization

STANDARDS Link Vol 2 Issue 15 - The SLBS Launches Verification Service for the Health Sector.

STANDARDS Link Vol 2 Issue 15 - A Group of Health & Beauty Establishments Lead the Charge in Quality

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STANDARDS Link Vol 2 Issue 15 - The SLBS Awards Quality Mark to Food Products

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Electrical kettles

SAINT LUCIA BUREAU OF STANDARDS

Nonconforming Kettles

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.

SAINT LUCIA BUREAU OF STANDARDS

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