Look for the Import Commodity Clearance (ICC) Sticker in every electric products being bought.
This is what the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Aklan reminds the consumers, particularly when purchasing Christmas lights now that many are buying decorations for the Christmas season.
Although this is their usual reminder to the public, DTI-Aklan Director Diosdado Cadena, again calls out to the masses to be keen enough when choosing and buying such decorations especially those that needs the use of electricity.
This is for the avoidance of any accidents like fire.
The Director added that not all electrical equipments are Philippine made, therefore everybody should be vigilant enough and to look for the ICC Sticker before purchasing it.
In line with this, as the department is conducting a strict monitoring on Christmas lights, Cadena pleasantly told that their office is glad of the fact that DTI’s list showed that all products being distributed and sold in Kalibo recently has a certified quality.