June 21st, 2018

NeoCon 2018 Wrap-Up

A rainy week did not prevent an endless flow of attendees from all over the world to be at this year’s NeoCon, held June 11-13 in Chicago. From furniture manufacturers to architects and designers, our vast furniture solutions were showcased through productive conversations, informative marketing collateral and a unique booth presence. Here’s some highlights: Architects… read more

June 8th, 2018

U.S. FDA Recognizes ISO 18562 Raising the Bar for Medical Device VOC & Particle Testing

On June 7, 2018, the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) announced the Agency’s recognition of the ISO 18562 series – Biocompatibility evaluation of breathing gas pathways in healthcare applications as FDA-CDRH Recognized Consensus Standards in the Federal Register. Product submissions to the FDA for devices with breathing gas pathways may now leverage testing and declarations… read more

June 6th, 2018

Product circularity minimizes waste and carbon emissions from cradle to grave

In the previous post, we used the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Waste Reduction Model (WARM) to calculate reduced greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from electronics diverted from the landfill versus the same quantity sent to landfill. To take things a step further, how do zero waste and reduced carbon emissions/GHGs relate to product circularity? We examined… read more

June 6th, 2018
New UL SPOT includes enhanced search features, collaborative virtual workspaces and our new BIM Tools
June 5th, 2018
Measuring Carbon Reduction from Disposal Alternatives: How Zero Waste Reduces GHG Emissions
May 23rd, 2018
UL is expanding chemical and sustainability capabilities with the opening of a state-of-the-art laboratory in the European region
May 23rd, 2018
EPA Formaldehyde Labeling Effective Date Has Been Changed
May 8th, 2018
Did you know that zero waste also means carbon reduction?
April 25th, 2018
Taking Action to Save Our Planet
April 10th, 2018
UL Environment to Speak at first Greenbuild Europe Conference-April 17-18 in Berlin, Germany