July 19, 2011
DOE issued a Notice of Noncompliance Determination to Mueller Streamline Co. finding that faucet model 120-003NL does not comport with the water conservation standards. DOE determined the product was noncompliant based on the company's own testing. Mueller Streamline must immediately notify each person (or company) to whom Mueller Streamline distributed the noncompliant products that the product does not meet Federal standards. In addition, Mueller Streamline must provide to DOE documents and records showing the number of units Mueller Streamline distributed and to whom. The manufacturer and/or private labeler of the product may be subject to civil penalties.