Safety Alert Number 1010351



Trisonic Compact Fluorescent Light Bulbs Recalled
Due To Fire Hazard
Release #11-001
Firm's Recall Hotline: (800) 661-7146
CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772
CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below,
today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled
products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer
product. Name of Product: Compact Fluorescent Light Bulbs
Units: 124,000
Importer: Eastern America Trio Products Inc. of Flushing, N.Y. Hazard: Light bulb may overheat and catch fire. Incidents/Injuries: The firm has received four reports of incidents, including two fires that resulted in minor property
damage. 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. Sold at: Discount stores in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Connecticut from January 2008 to December
2008 for between $1 and $1.50. Manufactured in: China
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the light bulbs and contact the company for a full 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
To see this recall on CPSC's web site, including a picture of the recalled product, please go to:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml11/11001.html