September 08, 2016

Counterfeit Certificate of Compliance for Hebei United Energy Tech Co. Ltd. for Pipe and Duct Insulation

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

Type of Notification: Counterfeit


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 “Hebei United Energy Tech Co., Ltd.” as FM Approved.  Hebei United Energy Tech Co., Ltd. has no relationship with FM Approvals.  The valid CoC in Figure 2 was issued to FM Approvals customer Jiangsu Zhaosheng Building Material Co Ltd. 


Counterfeit Company Identity: Hebei United Energy Tech Co., Ltd.

Address: No. 9 E&T Zone, Langfang, Hebei, China


Counterfeit Product Identity: United tube insulation, United sheet insulation, etc.


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


  • Hebei Counterfeit Certificate of Compliance

    Figure 1 depicts the falsification of the actual FM Approvals Certficate of Compliance. The authentic document is identified in Figure 2. FM Approvals did not issue the Certificate of Compliance illustrated in Figure 1. FM Approvals has no relationship with Hebei United Energy Tech Co., Ltd. See Figure 2 for an illustration of the authentic Certificate of Compliance.

  • Authentic Certificate of Compliance

    Figure 2 depicts the actual FM Approvals Certficate of Compliance issued to FM Approvals customer, Jiangsu Zhaosheng Building Material Co Ltd. The counterfeit document in Figure 1 misrepresents the company name, address and the actual FM Approved products.