A Dark Day for Consumer Protection

Date

01 Jul 2008

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Press release

1 July 2008, Brussels: Today marks a dark day for all those who support consumer safety in Europe. From this day onward, certain electrical and electronic appliances will stand a greater chance of catching fire, thereby putting human life in increasing danger.