Kohler Shanghai was punished for producing unqualified sanitary ware products

2022-06-06 0 By

China Economic Network, Beijing, March 28 – Shanghai Market Supervision Administration website recently published administrative penalty decision (Shanghai Supervision and Pu Office (2022) 152021006084) shows that Shanghai Kohler International Trade Co., Ltd. production and sales of products adulterated, adulterated, fake for real, shoddy for good illegal behavior,Shanghai Pudong New Area Market Supervision Administration fined it 0.225395 million yuan, the date of punishment on March 16, 2022.After investigation, the party concerned, Shanghai Kohler International Trade Co., Ltd. is a sanitary ware business enterprise, and the production of “Nappe induction washbasin faucet (trademark: KARAT, specification model: 14934T-M-CP, production date/batch number:2021-06-25/–) “was sampled and inspected by the State Administration for Market Regulation in a limited company in Guangzhou on August 26, 2021, and the Inspection report (No: CF2021040) was issued by the National Quality Inspection and Testing Center for Building Sanitary Ceramics on September 18, 2021. The inspection conclusion is:Water hammer performance items do not meet the standard of CJ/T194-2014 “Non-contact Water Supply Appliances”, according to the Implementation Rules of National Supervision and Sampling Inspection of Non-contact Water nozzle Product Quality, judged as unqualified.Product execution standard: CJ/T194-2014, 1 unqualified item: Project name: Water hammer performance;Standard terms: CJ/T194-20147.13;Technical requirements: the difference between peak pressure and static pressure of water supply appliance at the moment of closing should not be greater than 0.2mpa;Test results: 0.25mpa;Single provision: unqualified.The party concerned submitted a written application for product reinspection to the State Administration for Market Regulation on October 13, 2021, and the Inspection report (No: G21-AB0041T) was issued by the National Quality Inspection and Testing Center for Ceramics and Sanitary Ware Products on November 9, 2021, and the inspection conclusion was unqualified in the reinspection.On June 25, 2021, the party concerned entrusted guangzhou Co., LTD to produce 4 sets of “Nappe induction washbasin faucets (trademark: KARAT, specification: 14934T-M-CP, production date/Batch No. : 2021-06-25/–)” for trial sale, with the value of RMB 1878.29.Mandated producer guangzhou some accessories co., LTD. Was found in 2021 by considering the domestic product prices keep rising, hope that through compression increases in the financial predicament of products to reduce the cost of raw materials, in the production of the product change during production process, purchasing a new spring and diaphragm, and there is no strict inspection, do not walk according to normal process under the condition of the inspection process,The batch of products was put into the finished product warehouse, resulting in unqualified products being sampled.The four batches of products involved in the case were provided free of charge for testing samples and standby samples, but they were not sold, kept in stock or obtained illegally.The party concerned submitted the rectification report on December 24, 2021, and made the decision to stop the production and sale of the involved product 14934T-M-CP Nappe induction washbasin faucet on October 20, 2021.The above behavior violates article 32 of the Product Quality Law of the People’s Republic of China and constitutes the act of manufacturing unqualified products as qualified products.According to article 50 of the Product Quality Law of the People’s Republic of China, Shanghai Pudong New Area Market Supervision Administration decided to give a lighter punishment and fined 2,253.95 yuan.Kohler, founded in 1873, is one of the largest family-owned companies in the United States. In 2002, Kohler (China) Investment Co., Ltd. was established in Shanghai as the Asia Pacific headquarters of Kohler.”Law of the People’s Republic of China on Product Quality” article 32 provides: producers produce products, shall not adulterate, adulterated, shall not be fake for real, shoddy for good, and shall not pass off unqualified products as qualified products.Article 50 of the “product quality law of the People’s Republic of China” regulation: the adulterate product, true, shoddy, or by unqualified products as qualified products, shall be ordered to stop the production, sale, confiscate the illegal production and sales of products, and the illegal production, sales, product value by more than fifty percent of three times the fine;The illegal gains, if any, shall also be confiscated;If the circumstances are serious, its business license shall be revoked;If the case constitutes a crime, criminal responsibility shall be investigated according to law.The following is the transcript: