June 1st, 2017

First Glance: Behind the Development of UL’s Data Center Certification Program

In May 2017, UL announced the development of a new program to certify data centers internationally.  A new standard being developed, UL 3223, will serve as the basis for the certification program. The driver? Mass adoption of cloud computing has created a significant new risk: the potential to affect large numbers of companies and individuals… read more

May 24th, 2017

An Easier Path to the NOM Mark

The expertise of UL Mexico meets the flexibility of global testing Historically, manufacturers wishing to sell products in Mexico could only obtain the NOM Mark by sending samples to an accredited lab in Mexico. UL Mexico has been accredited and approved by the Mexican Authorities to grant the use of this mark, but we understood… read more

May 18th, 2017

UL Develops Safety Requirements for E-Cigarette Electrical Systems

By Howard Hopper, Regulatory Services Program Manager UL recently published UL 8139, Outline of Investigation for Electrical Systems of Electronic Cigarettes, and announced that electronic cigarettes, also known as e-cigarettes, can be submitted to UL for U.S. and Canadian certification. UL 8139 evaluates the safety of the electrical, heating, battery and charging systems of these… read more

April 29th, 2017
New online UL training for 2017
April 29th, 2017
Fire Extinguishing System Units Intended for Special Hazard Applications
April 29th, 2017
Child Entrapment – A Unique Application of Fire Protection Engineering
April 29th, 2017
Ducts – Providing Clarity on Fire Rated Ventilation Ducts and Assemblies
April 28th, 2017
Mike Halligan joins UL Building, Fire, and Security Inspections
April 13th, 2017
UL Product Spec now with Canadian Certifications
April 5th, 2017
Securing Peace of Mind – Operators and Access Control