November 08, 2007 11:49 ET

Reno-Depot is Issuing a Voluntary Recall on "Nordik" Electronic Thermostats

BOUCHERVILLE, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Nov. 8, 2007) - Reno-Depot Inc. is issuing a voluntary recall on electronic thermostats (the "Products"). The Products were sold and marketed between October 17 and October 20, 2007, under the brand name "Nordik" in all Reno-Depot stores in Quebec.

The Products are marked with the following bar code both on the packaging and on a label at the back of the thermostat:

404635000013 330181 Programmable electronic White

CSA Group informed us that these Products were manufactured by Advanced Timer Technologies Ltd. without having received the CSA Group certification and bear an unauthorized CSA certification mark. Also according to CSA Group, the affected electronic thermostats were manufactured with substandard enclosure material and failed the flame test, representing a potential fire hazard.

Customers who have these Products in their possession should immediately stop using them and return them to a Reno-Depot store. For further information, you may call the customer service centre at 1-866-779-5269 toll-free.

Reno-Depot apologizes for any inconvenience this situation may have caused.

Product pictures are available on request.

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