July 18, 2014

Counterfeit Certificate of Compliance Misrepresenting ATATA Thermal Break & Soundproof Nitrile Foam Tube and Sheet Insulation

  • Type of Notification: Counterfeiting
  • FM Approval Status: Not FM Approved

Alert Summary

FM Approvals has been made aware of a falsified FM Approvals Certificate of Compliance (CoC). The document is an image of the falsified CoC misrepresenting ATATA Thermal Break & Soundproof Nitrile Foam Tube and Sheet Insulation as FM Approved. FM Approvals contacted DETI Co., Ltd. and they claim they are not responsible for the falsified document.

There is no claim of FM Approval for any of the ATATA products described on the DETI Co., Ltd. company profile web page. If you have any information pertaining to the falsified CoC in Figure 1, bring that information to the contacts listed below.

Company Identity

DETI Co., Ltd
Yen Son, Quoc Oai, Hanoi
Viet Nam

Company Contact

Ms. Phan Ha Vi
Vi.phanha@atata.com.vn

Product Identity

ATATA Foam Products.

Geographic Area Impacted

Vietnam.

Hazard Involved

The products described in the falsified Certificate of Compliance in Figure 1 below have never been tested or certified as FM Approved. There is no evidence these products have ever been tested to the rigorous requirements of FM Approvals. Use of these products may present a property risk for the user.

Using This Product?

If you suspect you are in possession of any of the affected equipment listed above bearing the FM Approvals certification marking, please bring that to the attention of:

Robert Lovell

Norwood, MA, United States

+1 (1) 781-255-4820

Email

Counterfeit Indicator

  • ATATA

    Figure 1

Figure 1. Counterfeit Certificate of Compliance

This document is a falsification of an FM Approvals Certificate of Compliance. This document misrepresents the ATATA Thermal Break & Soundproof Nitrile Foam Tube and Sheet Insulation products as FM Approved. FM Approvals did not issue the pictured Certificate of Compliance. FM Approvals has no relationship with either DETI Co, Ltd. or ATATA products.