CSA Group Warns of Ionic Salon Style Bonnet Hair Dryer Units Bearing Unauthorized CSA Group Certification Mark on Cord Sets

PAR 19-15 September 15, 2015

Toronto,

CSA Group, a leading product testing and certification organization, notifies consumers, retailers and distributors of salon style hair dryer units that have been identified in the Canadian market.  These hair dryer units contain a cord set which bears an unauthorized CSA Group certification trademark.

The affected units are “ion Finishing Solutions 1875W Ionic Salon Style Bonnet Dryer”.   CSA Group cannot confirm that these units have been tested and evaluated to the applicable standard for safety and performance for Canada or the United States.

There have been no reports of damage, fire or injury. The identified units were found for sale online as well as imported into the Canadian market.

Consumers with the affected models are advised to immediately discontinue use of the product and to contact their retailer, point-of-sale or the distributor.

Company: Ion Professional Products Inc.

Brand: ion Finishing Solutions

Model: 1875W Ionic Salon Style Bonnet Dryer

SKU: 301080

Identification: The units bear and unauthorized CSA Group certification mark on the cord sets as shown in the photos below.

1875W Ionic Salon Style Bonnet Dryer

About CSA Group

CSA Group is an independent, not-for-profit member-based association dedicated to advancing safety, sustainability and social good. We are an internationally-accredited standards development and testing & certification organization. We also provide consumer product evaluation and education & training services. Our broad range of knowledge and expertise includes: industrial equipment, plumbing & construction, electro-medical & healthcare, appliances & gas, alternative energy, lighting and sustainability. The CSA mark appears on billions of products around the world.

Contact

Allison Hawkins
Manager, Corporate Affairs
CSA Group
416-747-2615
[email protected]