NEW YORK — The number of Hispanic-owned businesses in the United States is expected to nearly double from 2002.
That’s the finding of a study released Friday by the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and Geoscape, a company that provides demographics data.
The study projects nearly 3.2 million Hispanic-owned businesses in the country in 2013, up from nearly 1.7 million in 2002.
12 dehumidifier brandsrecalled for fire hazard
Twelve brands of dehumidifiers are being recalled because they can overheat, catch fire, and pose burn hazards.
The dehumidifiers were made by Gree Electric Appliances and sold under the brand names Danby, De'Longhi, Fedders, Fellini, Frigidaire, Gree, Kenmore, Norpole, Premiere, Seabreeze, SoleusAir, and SuperClima. They were sold from 2005 until August, 2013.
For more information, go to greedehumidifierrecall.com or call 1-866-853-2802.
Guidelines: Please keep your comments smart and civil. Don't attack other readers personally, and keep your language decent. Comments that violate these standards, or our privacy statement or visitor's agreement, are subject to being removed and commenters are subject to being banned. To post comments, you must be a registered user on toledoblade.com. To find out more, please visit the FAQ.