April 25, 2014
DOE issued a Notice of Noncompliance Determination to Sanden Vendo America Inc. finding that Class A refrigerated bottled or canned beverage vending machine model Vue30 (with 1128127 cassette refrigeration deck) does not comport with the energy conservation standards. DOE determined the product was noncompliant based on DOE testing. Sanden Vendo America must immediately notify each person (or company) to whom Sanden Vendo America distributed the noncompliant products that the product does not meet Federal standards. Sanden Vendo America had already provided to DOE documents and records showing the number of units Sanden Vendo America distributed and to whom. The manufacturer and/or private labeler of the product may be subject to civil penalties.