PRECAUTIONS AGAINST UNREASONABLE USE
OF YOUR COMPACTOR:
Never compact shotgun shells, cartridges for firearms, fireworks, etc., which are highly explosive.
Never compact flammable materials such as paint, oil- or gasoline-saturated rags, engine starting fluid cans, paint thinner cans, etc. spontaneous combustion or explosive vapor concentrations could occur.
Never compact containers of toxic chemicals such as strong insecticides or other poisonous materialscompaction could release hazardous fumes.
Never compact aerosol cans containing explosive or highly toxic chemicals. (If you are sure the aerosol cans contain non-hazardous materials such as shaving cream, cheese spread and whipped cream, they may be compacted.)
Do not compact lit cigarettes, cigars, or other hot or burning items.
Do not store or use gasoline or other flammable vapors and liquids in the vicinity of this or any other appliance.
Do not overload your appliance.
Handle a loaded trash bag with care. Sharp objects can pierce the bag and cause injury.
Do not overload trash bag with heavy material such as glass.
When using electrical appliances, basic safety precautions should be followed, including the following:
To prevent hazard of electrical shock, this compactor must be properly installed and grounded in accordance with the Installation
Instructions before it is used.
Do not take apart this appliance. Incorrect reassembly can cause electric shock when subsequently used.
Unplug the compactor before making any repairs. NOTE: We strongly recommend that any servicing be performed by a qualified
Follow National Electric Codes or prevailing local codes and ordinances. This appliance must be supplied with 120V, 60Hz and connected to an individual, properly grounded branch circuit protected by a 15 or 20 amp circuit breaker or time delay fuse.
This appliance must be grounded. In the event of a malfunction or breakdown, grounding will reduce the risk of electric shock by providing