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February 10, 2020 | by: MJ

Recalled USB Chargers By Health Canada

Health Canada warns of the recall of several USB wall chargers due to shock, burn or fire hazards

Health Canada recently tested a number of USB wall chargers intended for use with cell phones, tablets and other devices as part of a planned national compliance and enforcement project.

The certified and uncertified products were found to pose an unacceptable risk of electric shock, burn or fire, and are being recalled by industry.

What you should do

  • Immediately stop using the above products and either return them to the retailer where you bought them or dispose of them according to your municipal electronic waste requirements.
  • iFocus Electronics USB Universal Power AdaptorUPC 062823868458Item #: 86845Great Canadian Dollar Store,
    Port Coquitlam, British Columbia CTG Brands Inc., Vaughan, Ontario 26,380 10-Jan- 2020 iFocus Electronics USB Universal Power Adaptor
    USB Power Adaptor Charger

    UPC 60078744888

    Item #: E-888

    Gift Market Discount Centre Ltd., Dartmouth, Nova Scotia Inspire Imports, Toronto, Ontario 1,920 8-Jan-2020 USB Power Adaptor Charger
    LS Rising USB Charger

    UPC 617375495210

    Item #: E-PAF

    Gift Market Discount Centre Ltd., Dartmouth, Nova Scotia Malmo Trading Inc., Toronto, Ontario 1,440 8-Jan-2020 LS Rising USB Charger
    FIFO Dual USB Home Charger

    UPC 694155604048

    Item #: 60404

    Pro Line Sports Inc., Windsor, Nova Scotia
    Pro Line Sports Inc., Windsor,
    Nova Scotia

    1,885 8-Jan-2020

  • Full Story Here: https://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2020/72291a-eng.php