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- All representations made to a purchaser or user through advertising, catalogs, or other media are factual and properly descriptive of the performance of the products so advertised and sold.
- Any guarantees or warranties made in connection with such products are clearly presented and fair to the purchaser or user.
- When it is necessary to substitute products for those designated, the seller will accurately represent its products and take steps to ensure that there is no confusion between products specified and products delivered.
- Only those products that actually comply with established test specifications, standards, or codes, in all respects can be identified or labeled as conforming thereto.