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Sioux City Fire Rescue has the dehumidifier
Home Maintenance and Structures
Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning
Dehumidifiers (306)
Gree Electric Appliances, Inc. of Zhuhai    
Soleus Air Dehumidifier
SG-DEH-70-1A
65140000320
647568561859
2/15/2011  
000021511000 
The dehumidifier was running in the basement, when the property owner smell smoke. She saw that the dehumidifier was on fire and then proceeded to extinguished the fire. The fire was isolated to the unit and didn't spread to nearby combustibles. Sioux City Fire Rescue was able to assist in ventilating the home.


8/21/2017
Home/Apartment/Condominium 
Incident, No Injury
Female
34 years
Yes
No
No
No
N/A
Comment from Gree Electric Appliances, Inc. of Zhuhai 9/1/2017
Gree Electric Appliances, Inc. of Zhuhai (“Gree”) takes all reports of dehumidifier incidents very seriously and encourages all consumers to comply with the terms of the recall notice available at http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2013/Gree-Recalls-12-Brands-of-Dehumidifiers/. Gree will continue to investigate all reported issues concerning dehumidifiers manufactured by Gree.

CPSC does not guarantee the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the contents of the Publicly Available Consumer Product Safety Information Database on SaferProducts.gov, particularly with respect to information submitted by people outside of CPSC.