Certification Enforcement Actions

The products and/or manufacturers shown here are in violation of NSF certification and/or registration policies. The specific reason for each violation is contained within each alert.

Violations may include:

  • Unauthorized use or misuse of the registered NSF certification mark on products, packaging, literature, websites or advertising,
  • Implication or misleading language that products are NSF certified when they are not, or
  • A previously certified product or registered facility that has had its NSF listing revoked.

If you have any questions or comments about these alerts, or if you want to report continued misuse of the NSF mark, please submit an online complaint/feedback form or contact Stan Hazan, Senior Director, Science and Regulatory Affairs at hazan@nsf.org or 800-NSF-MARK (800-673-6275).


Date: September 23, 2016

Company: IQ Naturals Lab
6980 W. Warm Springs Rd
Las Vegas, NV 89113
www.iqnaturals.com

Product(s): All products produced and sold

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF and QAI marks and claims of certification.

Description: IQ Naturals Lab is implying on its website that the products produced and sold are certified by NSF International and Quality Assurance International (QAI). These products are not certified by NSF International or QAI, and IQ Naturals Lab is not authorized to use the NSF or QAI marks or to make claims of NSF or QAI certification.


Date: September 22, 2016

Company: Alpine Water

Product(s): Fits Frigidaire Water Filter Replacement Cartridge, ASIN: B0141SESL8, B014U1HOJ4, B0141SESL8; Fits Whirlpool Water Filter Replacement Cartridge, ASIN: B0178IU7JK.

Issue: Unauthorized claims of NSF certification and misrepresentation of NSF certification

Description: Alpine Water is advertising its products as certified by NSF International on Amazon. This product is not certified by NSF International and Alpine Water is not authorized to make any claims of NSF certification.


Date: September 21, 2016

Company: Nevmat Australia Pty Ltd
Unit 1/50 Topham Road
Smeaton Grange
NSW 2567
Australia

Issue: Distribution of fraudulent NSF-ISR certificates, prior to September 15, 2016

Description: Nevmat Australia Pty Ltd was found to have circulated fraudulent certificates of registration for ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 14001:2008, prior to Sept. 15, 2016. Nevmat Australia Pty Ltd is not registered with NSF International Strategic Registrations (NSF-ISR) and is not authorized to make any claims of NSF-ISR registration.


Date: September 20, 2016

Company: Crystala Filters
www.crystalafilters.com

Product(s): All water filter products

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF certification mark, unauthorized claims of NSF certification and misrepresentation of NSF certification on packaging and website

Description: Crystala Filters is advertising its products as certified by NSF International on its website and on Amazon. These products are not certified by NSF International and Crystala Filters is not authorized to use the NSF mark on any of these products or to make any claims of NSF certification.


Date: September 13, 2016

Company: MM Agric Investments (Pty) Ltd
18 Ontedekkers Road, Roodeport
Johannesburg 1724
Gauteng Province
South Africa
www.mmagric-investments.com

Product(s): Multiple seed and nut products

Issue: Distribution of fraudulent QAI certificate (number 105895-B)

Description: MM Agric Investments (Pty) Ltd is circulating a fraudulent QAI certificate. These products are not certified by Quality Assurance International (QAI) and MM Agric Investments (Pty) Ltd is not authorized to make any claims of QAI certification.


Date: September 8, 2016

Company: Betancourt Sports Nutrition
14620 NW 60th Ave
Miami Lakes, FL 33014
www.betancourtnutrition.com

Product(s): Ripped Juice EX2 DMAA Free (capsules)

Issue: Unauthorized claim on product labels stating “manufactured in our NSF certified GMP facility”

Description: Betancourt Sports Nutrition has distributed the Ripped Juice EX2 DMAA Free product with the unauthorized claim from January 2016 through May 2016. The product labels incorrectly state “…manufactured in our NSF certified GMP facility.” Claims of NSF GMP registration are not authorized to be placed on product labels or on any advertising literature. This product has not been evaluated or certified by NSF International. Additionally, Betancourt Sports Nutrition is not authorized to make any claims of NSF GMP registration or certification.


Date: August 29, 2016

Company: Ultimate Purification
www.ultimatepurificationusa.com

Product(s): All products listed on website

Issue: Unauthorized use of NSF certification claims

Description: Ultimate Purification is claiming on its website, Amazon listings and distributor sites that its products are certified by NSF International. These products are not certified by NSF International and Ultimate Purification is not authorized to use the NSF mark or to make claims of NSF certification.


Date: August 29, 2016

Company: Trident Ningbo Machinery Co., Ltd
Ningbo City
Zhejiang, Province
China, 315800

Product(s): Distribution of fraudulent NSF-ISR certificate

Issue: Distribution of fraudulent NSF-ISR certificate

Description: Trident Components, LLC is circulating a fraudulent certificate of registration for ISO/TS 16949:2009 under the company name Trident Ningbo Machinery Co., Ltd. Neither Trident Ningbo Machinery Co., Ltd. nor Trident Components, LLC is registered with NSF International Strategic Registrations (NSF-ISR) and neither is authorized to make any claims of NSF-ISR registration.


Date: August 19, 2016

Company: Tianjin Tanggu TWT Valve Co., Ltd.
No. 1999 JinJiang Rd
TWHT Tanggu Dist
Tianjin 300451
China
www.twtvalve.com

Product(s): All products listed on website

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF certification mark

Description: Tianjin Tanggu TWT Valve Co., Ltd. is implying on its website that its products are certified by NSF International. These products are not certified by NSF International and Tianjin Tanggu TWT Valve Co., Ltd. is not authorized to use the NSF mark or to make claims of NSF certification.


Date: August 15, 2016

Company: Clear Sip Water Filters
(Radiant Marketing, LLC)
12195 Highway 92, Suite 114 #364
Woodstock, GA 30188
www.clearsipwaterfilters.com

Product(s): All water filter products

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF certification mark, unauthorized claims of NSF certification and misrepresentation of NSF certification on packaging and website

Description: Clear Sip Water Filters is advertising its products as certified by NSF International on its website. These products are not certified by NSF International and Clear Sip Water Filters is not authorized to use the NSF mark on any of these products or to make any claims of NSF certification.


Date: August 4, 2016

Company: Pura Organics
2443 Filmore St #380-7908
San Francisco, CA 94115
www.puraorganics.com

Product(s): Organic Berberine HCL, Organic Raspberry Concentrate, Organic Liver Cleanse, and Organic Resveratrol

Issue: Unauthorized use of the QAI mark and claims of QAI certification on products

Description: Pura Organics’ products have been sold and distributed bearing the Quality Assurance International (QAI) mark without authorization. These products are not certified by Quality Assurance International and Pura Organics is not authorized to use the QAI mark on any product or to make any claims of QAI certification.


Date: July 29, 2016

Company: Wenzhou Ank Fastener Co., Ltd.
Hantian Industrial Area
Tangxia Ruian City
Zhejiang Province 325103
China

Issue: Distribution of fraudulent ISO/TS 16949:2009 certificate, supposedly issued by AQA International, LLC

Description: Wenzhou Ank Fastener Co., Ltd. is distributing a fraudulent ISO/TS 16949:2009 certificate, supposedly issued by AQA International, LLC. AQA was acquired by NSF, thus AQA is no longer an IATF-recognized certification body. Wenzhou Ank Fastener Co., Ltd. is not registered with NSF International or NSF International Strategic Registrations (NSF-ISR), and is not authorized to make these claims.


Date: July 27, 2016

Company: Toyond USA / Toyond Industry Ltd. / Toyond Industry Limited
700 N. Valley St.
Suite B #12396
Anaheim, CA 92801

2885 Sanford Ave SW
Suite 27660
Grandville, MI 49418
www.toyond.com

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF mark and claims of NSF registration on website and in trade show brochures

Description: Toyond USA/Toyond Industry Ltd. is implying it is certified or registered by NSF International. Toyond USA/Toyond Industry Ltd. is not authorized to use the NSF mark on any product, or to make any claims of NSF registration or certification.


Date: July 22, 2016

Company: Fluid Dynamics
Queensgate House
18 Cookham Rd
Maidenhead Berkshire SL6 8BD
United Kingdom
www.treatwater.com

Product(s): All products listed on website

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF certification mark

Description: Fluid Dynamics is implying on its website that its products are certified by NSF International. These products are not certified by NSF International and Fluid Dynamics is not authorized to use the NSF mark or to make claims of NSF certification.


Date: July 8, 2016

Company: Certified Replacement Filter
4732 S. Griffith Way
Gilbert, AZ 85297

Product(s): Certified Replacement Filter 2 W10413645A, ASIN: B01EBTUPMS, B016PW7P53

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF certification mark, unauthorized claims of NSF certification and misrepresentation of NSF certification

Description: Certified Replacement Filter is advertising its products as certified by NSF International on Amazon. This product is not certified by NSF International and Certified Replacement Filter is not authorized to use the NSF mark on any of these products or to make any claims of NSF certification.


Date: June 17, 2016

Company: Attapol Laongkaew SA
124/2 Phattalung Rd.
T. Tabtieang A. Muang
Trang 92000
Thailand

Product(s): Soya beans seed

Issue: Distribution of fraudulent certification documentation with respect to NSF-ISR registration

Description: Attapol Laongkaew SA is distributing fraudulent certification documentation with claims of NSF International Strategic Registrations (NSF-ISR) registration, along with a certificate of analysis for product. Attapol Laongskaew SA is not registered by NSF-ISR, nor are any of its products.


Date: June 14, 2016

Company: 602abcWATER
10001 W. Bell Rd., Ste. 102
Sun City, AZ 85351
www.602abcwater.com

Product(s): 602abcWATER water filter

Issue: Unauthorized claims of NSF certified components

Description: 602abcWATER is implying on its website and Amazon that its components of the 602abcWATER water filter are certified by NSF International. 602abcWATER is not authorized to make any claims of NSF certification, as the components were not able to be verified as certified by NSF International.


Date: June 3, 2016

Company: Blue Mount Appliances
B-96, Pushpanjali Enclave
Pitampura, Delhi 110 034
India
www.bluemountro.com

Product(s): All products listed on website

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF certification mark

Description: Blue Mount Appliances is implying on its website that its products are certified by NSF International. These products are not certified by NSF International and Blue Mount Appliances is not authorized to use the NSF mark or to make claims of NSF certification.


Date: June 1, 2016

Company: Mokk International Holdings Co., Ltd.
Salem, New Jersey, 08079-0030

Product(s): NSF-ISR certificate of registration to ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 14001:2004

Issue: Counterfeit NSF-ISR certificates of registration

Description: Mokk International Holdings Co., Ltd. is circulating counterfeit certificates of registration for ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 14001:2004. Mokk International Holdings Co., Ltd. is not registered with NSF International Strategic Registrations (NSF-ISR) and is not authorized to make any claims of NSF-ISR registration.


Date: June 1, 2016

Company: Freshly Squeezed Water Co.
38 Ramsay Rd.
Five Dock NSW 2046
Australia
www.freshlysqueezed.com.au

Product(s): All products listed on website

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF certification mark, unauthorized claims of NSF certification and misrepresentation of NSF certification

Description: Freshly Squeezed Water Co. is implying on its website that its products are certified by NSF International. These products are not certified by NSF International and Freshly Squeezed Water Co. is not authorized to use the NSF mark on any of these products or to make any claims of NSF certification.


Date: May 2, 2016

Company: L.B. Italia SRL
Via Al Corbè 45
22076 Mozzate (Como)
Italy
www.lbitalia.it

Product(s): All products listed on website

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF mark

Description: L.B. Italia SRL is implying on its website that its products are certified by NSF International. L.B. Italia SRL products are not certified by NSF International and L.B. Italia SRL is not authorized to use the NSF mark or to make claims of NSF certification.


Date: April 22, 2016

Company: EcoBlueLife
www.ecobluelife.com

Product(s): EcoBlueLife water filters

Issue: Unauthorized use of NSF mark and claims of NSF certification

Description: EcoBlueLife water filters are being marketed as certified by NSF International on their website. These filters have also been observed as being marketed on a distributor website (Amazon.com) with the NSF mark and/or various claims of NSF certification. EcoBlueLife water filter products have not been tested by NSF and are not certified by NSF International. EcoBlueLife is not authorized to use the NSF mark or to make claims of NSF certification or any other NSF service.


Date: April 20, 2016

Company: Beijing Jiulini Water Treatment Engineering Co., Ltd.
No. 7 Jiuxianqiao Beilu
Chaoyang District, Beijing 100015
China
bjjlnwt.en.china.cn

Product(s): All products on website, as implied by “Products Appearing in the NSF Official Listings” certificate (number 4F730-01)

Issue: Beijing Jiulini Water Treatment Engineering Co., Ltd. is no longer a listed client and is not permitted to display this certificate on its website

Description: Beijing Jiulini Water Treatment Engineering Co., Ltd. is displaying a certificate for compliance with NSF/ANSI 60 (titled "NSF Products Appearing in the NSF Official Listing," certificate number 4F730-01) that is no longer valid. Beijing Jiulini Water Treatment Engineering Co., Ltd. does not have any products in NSF International’s official listings and is displaying this certificate without authorization. Beijing Jiulini Water Treatment Engineering Co., Ltd. products are not certified by NSF International and Beijing Jiulini Water Treatment Engineering Co., Ltd is not authorized to display certificate number 4F730-01 on its website as its products are not certified by NSF International.


Date: April 15, 2016

Company: SaaQin Inc.
343 W. John St
Hicksville, NY 11801

Product(s): SaaQin organic raw cocoa butter

Issue: Unauthorized use of the QAI mark

Description: SaaQin’s organic raw cocoa butter is being sold and distributed bearing the QAI mark without authorization. This product is not certified by NSF International company QAI International and SaaQin is not authorized to use the QAI mark on any of its products or to make claims of QAI certification.


Date: April 12, 2016

Company: ProGuard Building
2930 Supply Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90040
www.proguardbuilding.com

Product(s): Acrylic and silicone roof coating products

Issue: Unauthorized use of NSF mark and claims of NSF certification

Description: ProGuard Building acrylic and silicone roof coating products are being marketed as certified by NSF International on the ProGuard Building website. These products have also been observed bearing the NSF mark. ProGuard Building products have not been tested by NSF and are not certified by NSF International. ProGuard Building is not authorized to use the NSF mark or to make claims of NSF certification or any other service of or from NSF.


Date: April 11, 2016

Company: Life Ionizers
6352 Corte Del Abeto, Suite H.
Carlsbad, CA 92011
www.lifeionizers.com

Product(s): Various water ionizer and water filter products

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF mark and claims of NSF certification

Description: Life Ionizers is using the NSF mark on its website with regard to various water ionizer and water filter products. Life Ionizer products are not certified by NSF International and Life Ionizer is not authorized to use the NSF mark or to make claims of NSF certification.


Date: March 23, 2016

Company: T-Cross
Woolim e-Biz Center B/P 210-21 Seongsu2-GA
Seongdong-Gu Seoul Korea
http://www.wadiz.kr/web/m/campaign/detail/3375

Product(s): Portable Tumbler Lee Fury

Issue: Unauthorized claims of NSF certification and use of the NSF mark

Description: On its campaign advertisement, T-Cross is using the NSF mark and claiming that the Portable Tumbler Lee Fury is certified by NSF International. This product is not certified by NSF International and T-Cross is not authorized to make claims of NSF certification or to use the NSF mark.


Date: March 23, 2016

Company: Guangzhou Shengshi Xin Xing Gree Trading Co., Ltd.
Guangzhou Yuexiu District
Guangyuan West Road No. 229
China
www.gz-gree.com

Product(s): Various water purifier products

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF mark and claims of NSF certification

Description: Guangzhou Shengshi Xin Xing Gree Trading Co., Ltd. is using the NSF mark on the Gree website with regard to various water purifier products. Guangzhou Shengshi Xin Xing Gree Trading Co., Ltd. products are not certified by NSF International and Guangzhou Shengshi Xin Xing Gree Trading Co., Ltd. is not authorized to use the NSF mark or to make claims of NSF certification.


Date: March 22, 2016

Company: Mexi Trading Pty Ltd
U4/10-18 Ocean Street
Banksmeadow NSW 2019
Australia
www.waterfilterforfridge.com.au

Product(s): Aqua Blue H2O water filters

Issue: Unauthorized use of NSF mark and claims of NSF testing and/or certification

Description: Aqua Blue H2O water filters are being marketed as tested and/or certified by NSF International on the Water Filter for Fridge website. These filters have also been observed as being marketed on distributor websites (ebay.com and amazon.com) with the NSF mark and/or various claims of NSF testing and certification. Aqua Blue H2O water filter products have not been tested by NSF and are not certified by NSF International. Mexi Trading Pty Ltd is not authorized to use the NSF mark or to make claims of NSF certification or any other service of or from NSF.


Date: March 7, 2016

Company: V&T Filter Group/Fiber Filtration
Einsteinstraat 8
3281 NJ Numansdrop
The Netherlands
www.v-tfiltergroup.com

Product(s): Water softeners and activated carbon cartridges

Issue: Unauthorized claims of NSF certification for these products

Description: V&T Filter Group/Fiber Filtration is claiming that the water softeners and activated carbon cartridges produced and sold by V&T Filter Group/Fiber Filtration are certified by NSF International. These products are not certified by NSF International and V&T Filter Group/Fiber Filtration is not authorized to make claims of NSF certification.


Date: March 2, 2016

Company: Puricom Water Industrial Corporation
No. 5-28 Chengfeng Ln.
Taiming Rd., Wuri Dist.
Taiching City 41468
Taiwan
www.puricom.com

Product(s): CMA-R3 and CMA-R3 Artesia RO systems

Issue: Unauthorized claims of NSF certification

Description: Puricom Water Industrial Corporation is claiming on its website (in the About Puricom section) that its CMA-R3 and CMA-R3 Artesia products are certified by NSF International. These products are not certified by NSF International and Puricom Water Industrial Corporation is not authorized to make claims of NSF certification.


Date: February 26, 2016

Company: Aqua-Win Water Corporation
No. 668
Da-Feng Second Road
Sun-Min District
Kaoshiung 807
Taiwan
www.aquawin.com.tw

Product(s): Carbon filters B-224-14, B-210-1 and B-210-5

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF mark, claims of NSF certification and display of invalid NSF certificate

Description: Aqua-Win Water Corporation is making claims on its website that the carbon filters B-224-14, B-210-1 and B-210-5 are NSF certified. Aqua-Win Water Corporation products are not certified by NSF International and Aqua-Win Water Corporation is not authorized to use the NSF mark or to make claims of NSF certification.


Date: February 26, 2016

Company: Pure Vitamin Club
1801 Century Park E., Ste. 2400
Los Angeles, CA 90067-2326
www.purevitaminclub.com

Product(s): Broad Spectrum Magnesium Caps, Lot #: 51020

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF mark on product labeling

Description: Pure Vitamin Club's Broad Spectrum Magnesium Caps, lot number 51020, bears the NSF mark on the product label/packaging. This product and lot number are not certified by NSF international and are not authorized to use the NSF mark or to make claims of NSF certification.


Date: February 16, 2016

Company: Beyond Plus
19/107 Moo 7
Tambon Khlong 3
Aphor Klong Luang
Pathumtani 12120
Thailand
www.beyond.shopdd.in.th

Product(s): Beyond Plus water dispensers and filters

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF mark and claims of NSF certification on products and website

Description: Beyond Plus water dispensers and filters are being sold and distributed bearing the NSF International mark and are claiming NSF certification on the company website without authorization. These products are not certified by NSF International and Beyond Plus is not authorized to use the NSF mark or to make claims of NSF certification.


Date: February 9, 2016

Company: Xinjiang Longhuiyuan Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
Bing-liao Industrial Park Avenue
E’min County, Tacheng District
Xinjiang, China
www.chinalicorice.com

Product(s): Licorice series products

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF mark and claims of NSF GMP registration and/or QAI certification

Description: Xinjiang Longhuiyuan Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. is using the NSF mark on its website and thus implying its licorice series products are registered by NSF International. These products are not certified by NSF International or by Quality Assurance International (QAI, an NSF company) and Xinjiang Longhuiyuan Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. is not authorized to use the NSF mark or the QAI mark on any product or to make claims of NSF GMP registration or QAI certification.


Date: February 4, 2016

Company: Yuhuan Yunda Valve Co., Ltd.
No. 17 Qinghua North Rd
Qinggang Industrial Zone
Yuhuan, Zhejiang, China
www.ydplumbing.com

Product(s): All products listed on website and tradeshow banner

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF mark

Description: Yuhuan Yunda Valve Co., Ltd. is implying on its website and tradeshow banner that its products are certified by NSF International. Yuhuan Yunda Valve Co., Ltd. products are not certified by NSF International and Yuhuan Yunda Valve Co., Ltd. is not authorized to use the NSF mark or to make claims of NSF certification.


Date: January 29, 2016

Company: Cukra Industrial, S.A.
KM 95 Road León-Chinandega
León, Nicaragua
www.cukraindustrial.com

Product(s): NSF certificate of conformity

Issue: Counterfeit NSF certificate of conformity

Description: Cukra Industrial, S.A. is circulating a counterfeit certificate of conformity. Cukra Industrial, S.A. is not certified with NSF International, NSF Food Safety LLC or the British Retail Consortium (BRC), and it is not authorized to make any claims of conformity.


Date: January 22, 2016

Company: Kawabe Pratt Incorporated (K.P. Inc.)

Product(s): NSF-ISR certificate of registration to ISO 9001:2008

Issue: Counterfeit NSF-ISR certificate of registration

Description: Kawabe Pratt Incorporated is circulating a counterfeit certificate of registration for ISO 9001:2008. Kawabe Pratt Incorporated is not registered with NSF International Strategic Registrations (NSF-ISR) and is not authorized to make any claims of NSF-ISR registration.


Date: January 19, 2016

Company: Crosley Corporation
111 Cloverleaf Drive
Suite 200
Winston-Salem, NC 27103
www.crosley.com

Product(s): 24” built-in dishwasher, CDB900NW/B/S

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF mark and claims of NSF certification on product

Description: Crosley Corporation is implying on its website and marketing materials that the 24” built-in dishwasher, model CDB900NW/B/S, is certified by NSF International. The product is not certified by NSF International, and Crosley Corporation is not authorized to use the NSF mark or to make any claims of NSF certification on the 24” built-in dishwasher, model CDB900NW/B/S.


Date: January 13, 2016 and March 26, 2015

Company: Swift Green Filters, Inc.
Unit # 280 – 11938 Bridgeport Rd
Richmond, BC V6X 1T2
www.swiftgreenfilters.com

Product(s): Water Filtration Equipment and Water Filters

Issue: Unauthorized reference to NSF certification

Description: Swift Green Filters, Inc. is implying on its website that its products are certified by NSF International. In addition, these filters have been observed as being marketed on distributor websites, such as Amazon, as NSF certified. Swift Green Filters’ products are not certified by NSF International and Swift Green Filters is not authorized to use the NSF mark or make claims of NSF certification.


Date: January 12, 2016

Company: Simply Water Filter
13805 Monroes Business Park
Tampa, FL 33635
www.simplywaterfilter.com

Product(s): Water Pitcher Filter, G6 Filter and all commercial filters

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF mark and claims of NSF certification on products and website

Description: Simply Water’s Water Filter Pitcher, G6 Filter and all commercial water filters are being sold and distributed bearing the NSF International mark and claiming NSF certification on the website without authorization. These products are not certified by NSF International and Simply Water Filter is not authorized to use the NSF mark or to make claims of NSF certification.


Date: January 4, 2016

Company: ComfortPro Systems LLC
751 N. Rohlwing Rd.
Itasca, IL 60143
www.comfortprosystems.com

Product(s): AquaSeal lead-free brass fittings

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF mark and claims of NSF registration on products

Description: ComfortPro Systems LLC is implying on its website that its AquaSeal lead-free brass fittings are registered by NSF International. The products are not registered by NSF International, and ComfortPro Systems LLC is not authorized to use the NSF mark on any product or to make any claims of NSF registration or certification.


Date: January 4, 2016

Company: LG Electronics, Inc.
1000 Sylvan Ave.
Englewood Cliffs, NJ 07632
www.lg.com

Product(s): 24” Compact Washing Machine, WM13355HW/HR

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF mark and claims of NSF registration on products

Description: LG Electronics, Inc. is implying on its website and marketing materials that the 24” Compact Washing Machine, model WM13355HW/HR, is registered by NSF International. The product is not registered by NSF International, and LG Electronics, Inc. is not authorized to use the NSF mark or to make any claims of NSF registration or certification on the 24” Compact Washing Machine, model WM13355HW/HR.


Date: December 29, 2015

Company: Tianjin Jinghai Yunda Industry & Trade Co., Ltd.
Heshan Road
Tianjin, 301600
China
www.cnfilter.net

Product(s): IcePure water filters and products

Issue: Unauthorized use of NSF mark and claims of NSF testing and/or certification and use of NSF certified components

Description: IcePure water filters are being marketed as tested and/or certified by NSF International on the Tianjin Jinghai Yunda Industry & Trade Co., Ltd. website. These filters have also been observed as being marketed by a distributor (Air 1 Supply) and on distributor websites (sears.com, ebay.com and amazon.com) with the NSF mark and/or various claims of NSF testing and certification and/or containing NSF certified components. IcePure water filter products have not been tested by NSF and are not certified by NSF International. Tianjin Jinghai Yunda Industry & Trade Co., Ltd. is not authorized to use the NSF mark or to make claims of NSF certification or any other service of or from NSF.


Date: December 22, 2015

Company: All American Hot Dog Co.
PO Box 541
Jacksonville, FL 32234-0541
www.allamericanhotdog.com

Product(s): All American Cart, New York Cart, Kiosk Convertible Cart, Teeny Weenie Cart and Chicago Style Cart

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF certification mark, unauthorized claims of NSF certification and misrepresenting NSF certification

Description: All American Hot Dog Co. is implying on its website that its products are certified by NSF International. These products are not certified by NSF International and All American Hot Dog Co. is not authorized to use the NSF mark on any of these products or to make any claims of NSF certification.


Date: December 22, 2015

Company: PiGNX, Inc. / Biorepellent Scientific
PO Box 27342
Anaheim, CA 92809
www.biorepellentscientific.com

Product(s): Gel for Birds, Detour for Rodents and Detour for Insects

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF mark and claims of NSF registration on products

Description: PiGNX, Inc. / Biorepellent Scientific is implying on its website that the PiGNX brand repellants for birds and insects, Repel Gel and Detour, are registered by NSF International. The products are not registered by NSF International, and PiGNX, Inc. / Biorepellent Scientific is not authorized to use the NSF mark on any product or to make any claims of NSF registration or certification.


Date: December 21, 2015

Company: Maxx Cold Food Service
3355 Enterprise Ave. Suite 160
Weston, FL 33331
www.maxximumfoodservice.com

Product(s): Maxx Ice brand ice machines (ice makers and bins)

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF mark and claims of NSF certification on products

Description: Maxx Cold Food Service is implying on its website that the Maxx Ice brand ice machines (ice makers and bins) are certified by NSF International. The products are not certified by NSF International, and Maxx Cold Food Service is not authorized to use the NSF mark on any product or to make any claims of NSF certification.


Date: December 18, 2015

Company: ZennValve
708 Lithia Pinerest Ave, Suite 101
Brandon, FL 33510
www.zennvalve.com

Product(s): H2minus0 FMD

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF mark and claims of NSF certification

Description: ZennValve is making claims on its website that the H2minus0 FMD product is NSF certified. ZennValve products are not certified by NSF International and ZennValve is not authorized to use the NSF mark or to make claims of NSF certification.


Date: December 14, 2015

Company: European WaterCare Systems Ltd.
Regal House
South Road
Harlow, Essex
CM20 2BL
England
www.watercare.co.uk

Product(s): iX FILTER

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF mark and claims of NSF certification

Description: European WaterCare Systems is claiming its iX FILTER product is NSF certified and is using the NSF-ISR ISO registered mark on its online brochure. European WaterCare Systems filter products are not certified by NSF International, nor is this company ISO registered by NSF-ISR. European WaterCare Systems is not authorized to make claims of NSF certification/registration or to use the NSF marks.


Date: December 10, 2015

Company: Wichita Roto-Rooter
801 E. Mt. Vernon
Wichita, KS 67211
www.wichitarotorooter.com

Product(s): Roto: Healthcare Pool and Spa System

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF mark and claims of NSF certification on products

Description: Wichita Roto-Rooter is implying on its website that the Roto: Healthcare Pool and Spa System is certified by NSF International. The product is not certified by NSF International, and Wichita Roto-Rooter is not authorized to use the NSF mark on any product or to make any claims of NSF certification.


Date: December 10, 2015

Company: Campbell Environmental Systems
520 Washington Blvd. #607
Marina Del Ray, CA 90292-5442
www.airwaterbestprices.com

Product(s): Campbell: Healthcare Pool/Spa System

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF mark and claims of NSF certification on products

Description: Campbell Environmental Systems is implying on its websites that the Campbell: Healthcare Pool and Spa System is certified by NSF International. The product is not certified by NSF International, and Campbell Environmental Systems are not authorized to use the NSF mark on any product or to make any claims of NSF certification.


Date: December 8, 2015

Company: Hayzek Su Aritma Sistemleri
A.T.B. İş Merkezi E, Blok No:122/125
Gimat, Yenimahalle/Ankara, Turkey
www.hayzek.com.tr

Product(s): Reverse osmosis system and shower filter

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF mark and claims of NSF certification on products

Description: Hayzek Su Aritma Sistemleri reverse osmosis systems and shower filters are being sold and distributed bearing the NSF International mark without authorization.These products are not certified by NSF International and Hayzek Su Artima Sistemleri is not authorized to use the NSF mark on any of its products or to make any claims of NSF certification.


Date: December 1, 2015

Company: Aquatiere
164-166 Christchurch Rd
Ringwood
Hampshire BH24 3AS
United Kingdom
www.aquatiere.co.uk

Product(s): All products on website

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF mark and claims of NSF certification on products

Description: Aquatiere is making claims on its website that various products are “NSF approved.” Aquatiere products are not certified by NSF International and Aquatiere is not authorized to use the NSF mark or to make claims of NSF certification.


Date: October 20, 2015

Company: Tradex Construction and Pool Services
www.tradexphils.com

Product(s): Healthcare Swimming Pool/Spa System

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF mark and claims of NSF certification on products

Description: Tradex is implying on its website that the Healthcare Swimming Pool/Spa System is certified by NSF International. The product is not certified by NSF International, and Tradex Construction and Pool Services is not authorized to use the NSF mark on any product, or make any claims of NSF certification.


Date: September 30, 2015

Company: TG Wastewater
111 Vernon Rd.
Aledo, TX 760087
www.tgwastewater.com

Product(s): Enviro-Flow Enviro-Chlor Chlorine Tablet Feeder

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF mark and claims of NSF certification on products

Description: TG Wastewater is implying on its website that the Enviro-Flow Enviro-Chlor chlorine tablet feeder is certified by NSF International. The product is not certified by NSF International, and TG Wastewater is not authorized to us the NSF mark on any product, or make any claims of NSF certification.


Date: August 26, 2015

Company: OnePurify LLC
23110 Catalina Harbor Ct.
Katy, TX 77494
www.shoponepurify.com/index.php

Product(s): OnePurify water filters and products

Issue: Unauthorized use of NSF mark and claims of NSF testing and/or certification and use of NSF certified components

Description: OnePurify water filter products are being marketed as tested and/or certified by NSF International. These filters have been observed as being marketed by the following distributors: Water Filter International, Clean Air Supply, StayPureFilters and Deltafill and on these distributor websites: sears.com, jet.com, shoponepurify.com, whoisworth.com and amazon.com with the NSF mark and/or various claims of NSF testing and certification and/or containing NSF certified components. OnePurify water filter products have not been tested by NSF and are not certified by NSF International. OnePurify LLC is not authorized to use the NSF mark or make claims of NSF certification or any other service of or from NSF.


Date: August 19, 2015

Company: Trinity Springs
PO Box 1630
200 S Main St.
Ketchum, ID 83340

Product(s): Trinity Springs bottled water

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF mark and claims of NSF certification on products

Description: Trinity Springs products have been sold and distributed bearing the NSF International/Quality Assurance International (QAI) mark without authorization. These products are not certified by NSF International/Quality Assurance International and Trinity Springs is not authorized to use the NSF/QAI mark on any product or make any claims of NSF/QAI certification.


Date: August 17, 2015

Company: Kessler Private Limited (Singapore)
10, Ubi Crescent #05-33
Ubi Techpark Lobby B
Singapore 408564
www.kessler.com.sg/kessler_eplus.html

Product(s): E-Plus faucet water purifiers

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF mark and claims of NSF certification on website and products

Description: Kessler Private Limited (Singapore) is implying on its website that its E-Plus faucet water purifier products are certified by NSF International. Additionally, Kessler Private Limited products have been sold and distributed bearing the NSF mark without authorization. These products are not certified by NSF International and Kessler Private Limited is not authorized to use the NSF mark on any product or make any claims of NSF certification.


Date: August 13, 2015

Company: Everlastic Plastics EPI, Inc.
107 John Street S.
Belleville, ON K8N 3E5
Canada
www.clearflowhose.com
www.clearflowwaterhose.com

Product: Clear-Flow Hose

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF mark and claims of NSF certification on website and products

Description: Everlastic Plastics EPI, Inc. is implying on its website that its Clear-Flow Hose products are certified by NSF International. Additionally, Everlastic Plastics EPI, Inc. products have been sold and distributed bearing the NSF mark without authorization. These products are not certified by NSF International and Everlastic Plastics EPI, Inc. is not authorized to use the NSF mark on any product or make any claims of NSF certification.


Date: June 2, 2015

Company: GlobalEx Water and Air Technology Ltd.
21 Bld Haussmann
75009 Paris
France
www.globalex-world.com

Product: Pooltab and various water treatment products

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF mark and claims of NSF certification on website

Description: GlobalEx Water and Air Technology Ltd. is using the NSF certification mark on its website and claiming that its products are certified by NSF International. These products are not certified by NSF International, and GlobalEx Water and Air Technology Ltd. is not authorized to use the NSF mark on any of its products or make any claims of NSF certification.


Date: May 6, 2015

Company: 3D Systems Corporation
333 Three D Systems Circle
Rock Hill, SC 29730-7811
www.3dsystems.com

Product: ChefJet™ 3D printer series

Issue: Unauthorized claim of “NSF certified” on past press release and in website video

Description: A January 7, 2014 press release by 3D Systems states that the ChefJet™ 3D printer series is NSF certified. Their website also contains a video making a similar claim. This product series is not certified by NSF International.


Date: April 24, 2015

Company: Power Run Inc.
1055 Laverendrye
Trois Rivieres, QC G9A 2T1
Canada
www.powerrunenergy.com

Product(s): Power Run energy powders, nutritional supplements, protein bars and energy tablets

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF mark and claims of NSF certification on website and on products

Description: Power Run Inc. is implying on its website that its products are certified by NSF International. Additionally, Power Run Inc. products have been sold and distributed bearing the NSF mark without authorization. These products are not certified by NSF International and Power Run Inc. is not authorized to use the NSF mark on any product or make any claims of NSF certification.


Date: April 16, 2015

Company: Portable Sink Depot
304 Indian Trace, #224
Weston, FL 33326
portablesinkdepot.com

Product(s): Various portable compartment and handwashing sinks

Issue: Unauthorized claims of NSF certification on website

Description: Portable Sink Depot is making claims at its website that various products are “NSF Approved”. Portable Sink Depot’s products are not certified by NSF International and Portable Sink Depot is not authorized to use the NSF mark or make claims of NSF certification.


Date: January 16, 2015

Company: Charman Manufacturing
5681 Downey Rd.
Vernon, CA 90058
www.charmaninc.com

Product(s): Tankless Water Heater Valve Kit (Part #3000)

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF mark and claims of NSF certification.

Description: Charman Manufacturing is using the NSF certification mark on its catalog and product cut sheets for its tankless water heater valve kits (part #3000); implying that these product are certified by NSF International. These products are not certified by NSF International and Charman Manufacturing is not authorized to use the NSF mark.


Date: October 29, 2014

Company: CherrishyourHealth.comLLC (CyH.comLLC)
P.O. Box 50826
Bellevue, WA 98015
www.cherrish.net

Product(s): CHERRiSH/Original (Antioxidant/Botanical/Phytochemical) – Product ID (lot number): AZ230142

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF mark on product packaging, and the product tested does not meet the requirements of NSF Certification Guidelines 229 and 306.

Description: The CherrishyourHealth.comLLC product, CHERRiSH/Original with product ID AZ230142, was tested and the reported level of arsenic exceeded the acceptable levels as defined by the certification guidelines referenced above. Additionally, the product tested exceeds the claimed calories per serving requirement. As such, the product tested is not authorized to bear an NSF mark and is not considered to be a certified product. Any CHERRiSH/Original product bearing an NSF mark has not been certified by NSF International.


Date: July 9, 2014

Company: Xi'an Wison Biological Technology Co., Ltd.
Rm.2103, Unit 3, Building 3, Saigao Int'l Block
Fengchang 5th Road, Weiyang District
Xi'an, Shaanxi
China
www.biowison.com

Product(s): Manufacturer/processor of various kinds of natural herb extracts, natural food additives, pharmaceutical intermediates and daily chemical products

Issue: Distributing fraudulent certification documentation, claiming its manufacturing sites to be GMP registered by NSF International.

Description: Xi'an Wison Biological Technology Co., Ltd. manufacturing facilities are not GMP registered by NSF International, nor are any of its products certified by NSF International.


Date: July 3, 2014

Company: Daelim B&Co/Daelim B&Co Marketing
105, Hakdong-ro, Gangnam-gu
Seoul 135-814
Republic of Korea
m.daelimcare.com

Product(s): Water Filtering and Dispensing Units

Issue: Unauthorized claim of NSF certification and unauthorized use of the NSF mark on promotional materials

Description: Daelim B&Co/Daelim B&Co Marketing is using the NSF mark on its promotional materials, implying that its product is certified by NSF International. In addition, the website includes a claim that the active carbon filter used in the product is NSF certified. The dispensing unit and the filter are not certified by NSF. Daelim B&Co/Daelim B&Co Marketing products are not certified and this company is not authorized to use the NSF mark.


Date: June 9, 2014

Company: PoolRx Worldwide Inc.
23111 Antonio Parkway
Suite 210
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
www.poolrx.com

Product(s): All PoolRx products

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF certification marks on product packaging, website and advertising, along with claims of NSF certification in advertising.

Description: Worldwide Inc. is not an NSF certified company. PoolRx Worldwide Inc. is not authorized to use any NSF certification marks or to claim that any of its products are certified by NSF. Any PoolRx Worldwide Inc. products bearing the NSF marks or containing claims of NSF certification are not certified by NSF International.


Date: June 5, 2014

Company: Niwali
20533 Biscayne Blvd #759
Aventura, FL 33180
www.niwalinews.com and www.niwali.com

Product(s): Advanced Test-O-Boost and all products sold through Niwali’s online health store

Issue: Unauthorized claims of NSF certification and misrepresenting NSF International.

Description: Niwali does not have any relationship with NSF, is not an NSF customer and is not an NSF certified company. Niwali is not authorized to make any claim about NSF International. Niwali is not authorized to use any NSF certification marks, to claim that any of its products are certified by NSF or to claim that they have been manufactured in an NSF certified or registered facility. Any Niwali products or ingredients being promoted or advertised as NSF certified or that bear an NSF mark, including the Advanced Test-O-Boost product, have not been authorized or certified by NSF International.


Date: April 28, 2014

Company: Taobao.com
302 Room 3,
#3333Nong Zhenbei Road
Shanghai Baoshan
China 2000000

Issue: Unauthorized claim of NSF certification.

Description: Taobao.com is making unauthorized claims that their plastic fittings are NSF certified when they are not NSF certified.


Date: April 25, 2014

Company: Al-Rashid Technologies
Office M-1 Al-Rashid Building
Road 1912/Manama 319
P.O. Box 15288
Kingdom of Bahrain

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF mark on product.

Description: Al-Rashid Technologies is using the NSF registered trademark on their ARTEC reverse osmosis product. They have no NSF-certified products.


Date: April 14, 2014

Company: Organic Bouquet, Inc.
555 Winderly Place, Suite 129
Maitland, FL 32751

Issue: Unauthorized claim of QAI certification.

Description: Organic Bouquet, Inc. is displaying on their website, www.organicbouquet.com, a claim that some of their products are certified organic by Quality Assurance International, which is a division of NSF International.


Date: April 14, 2014

Company: Vera Water Solutions
1920 Yonge Street, Suite 200
Toronto, Ontario
Canada M45 3E2

Issue: Vera Water Solutions is displaying the NSF International registered trademark on their website, www.verwatersolutions.com, along with the statement “NSF Approved.” Vera Water Solutions has no products certified by NSF International.


Date: April 13, 2014

Company: Shand Group
#52, 7th Cross
Wilson Gardens
Bangalore 560 027
India

Product(s): Plastic pipe

Issue: Shand Group uses a facsimile of the NSF International registered trademark on their website, www.shandgroup.com, to imply their product is NSF certified.


Date: February 11, 2014

Company: Tru Water Filters
1/900 Pacific Highway
Gordon NSW 2072
Australia
www.truwater.com.au

Product(s): All HydROtwist branded water filters

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF certification mark, unauthorized claims of NSF certification and misrepresenting NSF certification.

Description: The Tru Water website, www.truwater.com.au, is falsely claiming that its HydROtwist branded water filters are certified by NSF. Tru Water is not an NSF-certified company and is not authorized to use the NSF mark on any of its products, including the HydROtwist branded water filters. The website is also using the NSF mark and claims of NSF certification in conjunction with products manufactured by other companies, such as the Omnipure E5515 SB, which is not certified by NSF. Additionally, there are several instances throughout Tru Water’s website where Tru Water is misrepresenting NSF certification of certain products made by NSF certified manufacturers. Specifically, Tru Water’s website claims that the Omnipure models OMB934-1 Micron and the OMB934-1 MPB and the Doulton Sterasyl filters are “NSF Certified and Tested” for performance claims such as cyst, lead, turbidity and particulate reduction, when in fact, these products are only certified by NSF to NSF/ANSI Standard 42 for material requirements only. NSF has not tested these models for any performance claims.


Date: December 6, 2013

Company: MusclePharm
4721 Ironton Street
Denver, CO 80239
www.muschlepharm.com

Product(s): All MusclePharm Products

Issue: Unauthorized use of NSF certification marks and claims of NSF certification on product packaging and advertising as well as unauthorized claims that products were manufactured in an NSF certified or registered facility.

Description: MusclePharm is not an NSF certified or NSF GMP registered company. MusclePharm is not authorized to use any NSF certification marks, to claim that any of its products are certified by NSF or to claim that they have been manufactured in an NSF GMP certified or registered facility. Any MusclePharm products bearing NSF marks, or claims of NSF certification or claims of being manufactured in an NSF certified or registered facility are not approved or certified by NSF International.


Date: December 3, 2013

Company: Everyday Living by The Kroger Company
3800 Southeast 22nd Avenue
Portland, OR 97202

Issue: The use of NSF International’s certification mark on products that are not NSF certified.

Description: Meat thermometers with a model number of 61152 bearing the NSF certification mark are being offered for sale at a number of locations. Model 61152 is not NSF certified.


Date: November 18, 2013

Company: Katadyn Asia Co., Ltd.
Seunghee Bldg. 4th Floor
163 Sinsa-dong, Eunpyung-gu Seoul
Republic of Korea

Issue: Unauthorized use of an NSF International test report and claims of NSF certification.

Description: Katadyn Asia Co., Ltd. is displaying on their website, http://katadyn.co.kr/01com/com04.asp, a test report bearing the NSF mark This test report was issued to Marathon Ceramics. Marathon Ceramics is not a NSF certified company nor is Katadyn Asia Co., Ltd.


Date: October 21, 2013

Company: Sullivan Import & Export PTY
14 Soutpan Street, Laboria Area
Upington, Northern Cape, 8801
Republic of South Africa

Product: Chia Seed

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF/QAI mark and fraudulent certification documentation.

Description: Distributing fraudulent certification documentation, which includes the NSF/QAI mark, thus implying this product is certified by NSF/QAI International.


Date: October 15, 2013

Company: Tami Systemtenik
Kaki Bukit Road 1
Eunos Technolinnk Blk 7 #03-04
Singapore 415937

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF mark on website - www.tami.com.sg

Description: Tami Systemtenik is using the NSF mark on their website implying that their products are certified by NSF International. They do not have any NSF certified products.


Dates: June 20, 2013 and October 11, 2013

Company: Driven Sports Inc.
672 Dogwood Ave.
Franklin Square, NY 11010

Product: CRAZE Performance Fuels (all flavors)

Issue: Unauthorized use and claim on product packaging that product was manufactured in a NSF GMP for Sport certified facility

Description: Driven Sports Inc. is not an NSF GMP for Sport registered company and is not authorized to claim that any of their products have been manufactured in an NSF GMP for Sport certified facility. Any products bearing this statement were not authorized to make this type of claim and these products have not approved, certified or authorized by NSF International.


Date: September 26, 2013

Company: All About Naturals, Inc.
2627 East Parleys Way
Salt Lake City, UT 84109

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF GMP registered mark.

Description: The NSF GMP registered mark appears on the website, www.allaboutnaturals.com. All About Naturals, Inc. is not authorized to use any NSF mark and is not GMP registered by NSF International.


Date: September 20, 2013

Company: Nature’s Choice
www.naturensval.se
Sweden

Product: Aloe Vera Dalton Max 700

Issue: Unauthorized claim of QAI certification on website.

Description: Claim being made on website that the Aloe Vera Dalton Max 700 product is certified by Quality Assurance International. This product is not certified by QAI.


Date: September 19, 2013

Company: Global Refrigeration Inc.
5855 Grant Ave.
Cleveland, OH 44105

Product: Various commercial refrigerated products ( Ice Cream Cabinets, Chests, Storage Freezers, etc.)

Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF mark on product specification sheets.

Description: NSF mark appears on product specification sheets. Products manufactured by Global Refrigeration Inc. are not certified by NSF.


Date: September 19, 2013

Company: Helen Exports PVT.
Frederick Bojars Vej 61
20099 Alborg
Denmark

Product: Dairy Products

Description: A counterfeit certificate of registration supposedly issued by NSF-ISR is claiming to be registered by NSF-ISR HACCP and Food Safety Registration. Helen Exports PVT. Is not registered by NSF-ISR.


Date: July 22, 2013

Company: Kaap Bossie Netherlands
P.O. Box 8075
1201 HB Hilversum
Netherlands

Product: ORGANIC HONEYBUSH TEA (for Adults and Children Versions)

Issue: Unauthori

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