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Product recalls

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2019.03.29 Recall: Excelvan - LED plant light

The following notice has been issued by the European Commission:

Alert number
A12/0471/19

Category
Lighting equipment

Product
LED plant light

Brand
Excelvan

Name
Plant light

Type / number of model
45W, 255 LED, red and blue

Batch number / barcode
902001389974

Risk type
Electric shock

The clearance and creepage distances between the primary and accessible secondary circuit of the power supply unit are not sufficient.

Additionally the protection fuse in the plug does not break when required.

As a consequence, the user could receive an electric shock.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive, the relevant European EN 60598 and national standards.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: importer)
Destruction of the product

Description
45 W light for the culture of plants, with 255 built-in red and blue LEDs, sold in a cardboard box.

Country of origin
China

Alert submitted by
United Kingdom

Type of alert
Serious

Excelvan

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