The products and manufacturers identified here are in direct violation of certification/registration policies, are making false claims of certification/registration, or have had certification withdrawn or suspended. The specific reason for each violation is detailed in each notification.
Date: December 6, 2013
4721 Ironton Street
Denver, CO 80239
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
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
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
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
Product: ORGANIC HONEYBUSH TEA (for Adults and Children Versions)
Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF/QAI mark on product literature.
Description: Distributing product literature with the NSF/QAI Certified Organic mark, thus implying these products are certified by NSF/QAI International.
Date: May 2, 2013
Company: Ginde USA, Inc.
4004 Sardis Drive, Suite 6
Indian Trail, NC 2807904
Issue: Unauthorized use of the NSF mark on the website, www.gindepipesystems.co, and marketing materials.
Description: As of April 2012, Ginde USA, Inc. products have not been certified by NSF International.