June 26th, 2017

Higher Standards for Data Cables

As technology evolves, the demands placed on various devices – laptops, tablets, smartphones, power banks, etc. – are increasing. Similarly, the demands and expectations placed on the data cables that transmit information and power and charge these devices are also rising. Users are requiring faster charging and higher wattage and, to achieve this, may unintentionally… 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

April 7th, 2017

Misconceptions About Low Smoke Halogen Free Cables and Materials

There is a lot of confusion in the industry regarding claims of low smoke halogen free (LSHF) cables and the materials used in these cables. These LSHF product claims — also known in the industry as low smoke zero halogen (LSZH) — have been in the industry for some time. Of note, these claims are… read more

April 7th, 2017
UL Becomes Authorized ITL for USB Type C Cable Assemblies & Connectors and PD E-Marker Testing
April 7th, 2017
UL and HDBaseT Alliance Launch a New Cable Certification Program
April 7th, 2017
Update on UL’s Anti-Counterfeiting Initiative
April 7th, 2017
Expansion of Local-for-Local Service to China and Jakarta
April 7th, 2017
Update on UL and IWCS Cable & Connectivity Symposium in Shanghai
April 7th, 2017
A Strategic Collaboration in CPR Testing and Evaluation Services
November 7th, 2016
Reducing The Fire Hazard of Pre-Lit Artificial Christmas Trees