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

USB Implementers Forum (USB-IF), the non-profit corporation founded by the group of companies that developed the Universal Serial Bus specification recently approved UL’s Taiwan Laboratory as a qualified Independent Test Lab (ITL) to test USB Type C cable assemblies and connectors as well as PD E-Markers.  UL has  previously been qualified for testing USB Types… read more

April 7th, 2017

UL and HDBaseT Alliance Launch a New Cable Certification Program

UL and The HDBaseT Alliance recently developed the Certification Program for Power over HDBaseT (PoH) Cables. The program, targeted at cable manufacturers, addresses the increased performance and safety requirements in audiovisual (AV) installations. With increasingly complex installations and the proliferation of power over HDBaseT (PoH) equipment, AV vendors, manufacturers and professionals have indicated the need… read more

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
November 7th, 2016
Powering over LAN Cable and the Proposed Revisions to the 2017 National Electrical Code
November 7th, 2016
European Construction Products Regulation (CPR) Update