The Division of Weights and Measures investigates over 100 consumer complaints filed with our office on an annual basis. These complaints run the spectrum of categories which include the following.
- Retail product price overcharges
- Inaccurate retail meters (gas pumps)
- Short-weight packaged commodities
- Short measure firewood sales
- Deceptive/unclear price advertisements
- Petroleum fuel quality issues (contaminated fuel, octaine issues)
- Utility sub-meters issues in mobile home parks