June 15, 2011
DOE issued a Notice of Noncompliance Determination to Felix Storch finding that basic model FS62, a compact upright freezer, does not comport with the energy conservation standards. DOE determined the product was noncompliant based on the company's own testing. Felix Storch must immediately notify each person (or company) to whom Felix Storch distributed the noncompliant products that the product does not meet Federal standards. In addition, Felix Storch must provide to DOE documents and records showing the number of units Felix Storch distributed and to whom. The manufacturer and/or private labeler of the product may be subject to civil penalties.