June 23, 2016

Counterfeit Certificate of Compliance from China IKING Industrial Group Co, LTD for Rubber Pipe and Duct Insulation

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

FM Approvals has been made aware of a falsified FM Approvals Certificate of Compliance (CoC).  The document (attached as Figure 1) is an image of the falsified CoC misrepresenting “IKING Rubber PIPE AND DUCT INSULATIONS” as FM Approved.  China IKING Industrial Group Co., LTD has no relationship with FM Approvals.  The valid CoC in Figure 2 was issued to FM Approvals customer Hebei Huamei Chemicals and Building Materials Group Co Ltd. 

Company Identity: China IKING Industrial Group Co., LTD

Address: Room 411, Xingpin Building, Linke East Road, Hedong District, Tianjin City, China

Product Identity: IKING Rubber Pipe and Duct Insulation

FM Approval Status:  Not FM Approved. 

Hazard Involved:  The products described in the falsified CoC in Figure 1 below have never been tested or certified as FM Approved.  Use of products that falsely claim FM Approval may present a property risk for the user.

Using This Product?

If you have any information relative to the falsified Certificate of Compliance, please bring that to the attention of:

Antonio Pires

Norwood, MA, United States

+1 (1) 781-255-4825

Email

Counterfeit Indicator

  • Counterfeit Certificate of Compliance

    Figure 1

  • Authentic Certificate of Compliance

    Figure 2

Figure 1 depicts the falsification of the actual FM Approvals Certficate of Compliance.  The authentic document is identified in Figure 2.  Figure 1 misrepresents the IKING Rubber Pipe and Duct Insulations as FM Approved.  FM Approvals did not issue the Certificate of Compliance illustrated in Figure 1.  FM Approvals has no relationship with China IKING Industrial Group Co., LTD.  See Figure 2 for an illustration of the authentic Certificate of Compliance.

Figure 2 depicts the actual FM Approvals Certficate of Compliance issued to FM Approvals customer, Hebei Huamei Chemicals and Building Materials Group Co Ltd.  The counterfeit document in Figure 1 misrepresents the company name, address and the actual FM Approved products.