UL services are designed to help reduce the complexities associated with creating energy storage products. We support our customers in their drive to deliver safer and better technologies to the global marketplace. Battery and energy storage systems have distinct public and product safety concerns. UL’s testing and certification services and expertise help manufacturers understand how their products will perform under anticipated usage and various hazardous scenarios – including abuse – during discharge and recharge cycles. We offer component testing, certification, and surveillance services that verify the integrity of the entire supply chain and help facilitate seamless introduction of products into the global marketplace. We also help our customers meet the United Nations (UN) requirements for lithium battery transportation testing, as detailed in the UN Manual of Tests and Criteria, Sub-section 38.3 (UN 38.3, UN International Air Transport Association (IATA), U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT). We also test and certify products according to UL Standards and applicable global, national and regional standards and requirements. We can also customize tests to meet specific needs and applications.