April 21st, 2017

Preparing for Changes to California’s Prop 65

Since 1986, when Californians voted in favor of the Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act (more commonly known as Proposition 65), the initiative has been warning residents of California of toxic substances that are in the goods they purchase. The Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) oversees Proposition 65 and its list of… read more

April 20th, 2017

Product Lens™ Program Accepted by USGBC for Materials Ingredient Credit in LEED®

Our Product Lens™ chemical disclosure program has been recognized under the Building Product Design and Optimization grouping – Materials Ingredient credit by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) LEED® green building program. To read about the specific requirements in this category of LEEDv4, visit the USGBC website. UL’s Product Lens program was developed to address… read more

April 20th, 2017

Calculating Reduce and Reuse

The following is Part 4 of our blog series on Zero Waste, written by William F. Hoffman III Ph.D., Senior Scientist and Corporate Fellow at UL Environment. In my last blog entry I talked about recognized diversion routes and the overall goals of the UL ECVP 2799, Zero Waste to Landfill program. This week I’m dedicating the blog… read more

April 13th, 2017
Waste Diversion Routes and Overall Goals
April 5th, 2017
Getting to Know Your Discarded Materials
March 29th, 2017
Understanding Zero Waste Claims
March 12th, 2017
REACHAcross™: Software That Reduces the Need for Animal Testing to Meet REACH Deadlines
March 9th, 2017
Are You Ready? TSCA Title VI, Formaldehyde Standards for Composite Wood Products Takes Effect December 2017.
February 27th, 2017
Streamlining the Sustainable Procurement Process
February 16th, 2017
CosaTron First to Verify Air Purification Systems for Zero Ozone Emissions