Supply of one storage type electric water heater model forbidden in HK (with photos)

     The Electrical and Mechanical Services Department (EMSD) today (January 11) removed one storage type electric water heater model from the record of listed models under the Energy Efficiency (Labelling of Products) Ordinance. Supply of such a product is no longer allowed in Hong Kong with immediate effect.

     Details of the product are as follows:
Storage type electric water heater
Brand Model Reference number
Charm Vantage Limited
5244 4680
KÜZZO KPU-10 E210012
     The EMSD administers the Mandatory Energy Efficiency Labelling Scheme in accordance with the Ordinance and selects samples of the listed models regularly for conducting compliance monitoring tests to check whether they conform with the energy efficiency and performance characteristics submitted to the EMSD. As the test result of the product concerned showed that it failed to reach the relevant energy efficiency and/or performance characteristics, the EMSD has decided to remove such a product from the record of listed models.

     The EMSD has served a notice under the Ordinance to the importer concerned. The importer will publish a newspaper notice to announce the termination of supply of the product concerned.

     Members of the public can contact the above importer for enquiries.

Ends/Thursday, January 11, 2024
Issued at HKT 14:45