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Metal Halide Lamps

Description: The recalled items are egg-shaped, clear glass, 150-watt industrial metal halide lamps. They are about five inches long and have a medium base. Recalled lamps were manufactured between November 2012 and March 2013. "Philips," "150W" "ALTO M142/0," "Hg," "USA 3A-1" and "MHC150/U/MP/4K" are stamped on the lamp. Each lamp comes in a protective cardboard sleeve. The Philips logo appears at the top of the protective sleeve on all sides. "MasterColor," "Ceramic Metal Halide ED-17 Protected," "Hg - Lamp Contains Mercury" are on the side of the sleeve. "MHC150/U/MP/4K ALTO" and Universal Product Code (UPC) "46677 37724" are on a label on the side of the sleeve. [Source]

Metal Halide Lamps
Philips Recalls Metal Halide Lamps Due to Fire, Laceration Hazards

Philips metal halide lamp

About 8,100 units were affected by this recall.

Metal Halide Lamps Recall Information

Country of OriginUnited States
Recall Date06/06/2013
Recall ID1395
Recall Number13211
Product TypeLight Bulbs
HazardThe internal wiring can arc causing the lamp to catch fire or the glass to shatter. This poses fire and laceration hazards.
InjuriesPhilips has received one report of a failure that damaged a lamp. The company has received no reports of injury or property damage.
RemedyConsumers should immediately stop using the lamps and contact Philips for a full refund or a replacement. Philips will issue a refund as a credit to all distributors with recalled lamps in their inventories and will replace recalled lamps that have been installed at no cost to the consumer.
Remedy OptionReplace
ContactPhilips Lighting Company at (800) 372-3331, from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, at e-mail qualityadvisory2013@philips.com, or online at www.philips.com/recall for more information.
Last Updated04/28/2016
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