August 24th, 2018

The State of California Announces Use of UL PCR to Help Implement Buy Clean California Act (AB-262) Requirements

Following passage of AB 262, the Buy Clean California Act, in 2017, the State of California is moving quickly to implement one of the first sustainable procurement programs in the US to address embedded carbon emissions in state-funded building and construction projects. On January 1, 2019, California will begin requesting Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs) from… read more

July 27th, 2018

Supporting Sustainable Development Goals: How Companies can Demonstrate Sustainable Consumption & Production and Achievement

A quick scan of several 2016 and 2017 corporate sustainability disclosures shows that companies are adopting the Sustainability Development Goals (SDG) as a framework for or as an additional lens, on their sustainability strategy. Example reports from Target1; Washington Gas and Light (WGL)2; Huawei3; Dupont4; and Walgreens5, all demonstrate how they are applying the SDGs… read more

July 26th, 2018

Compliance with new ISO 14001:2015 life cycle and end-of-life disposal requirements – Is your company ready?

Starting on September 15, 2018, organizations whose environmental management systems are certified to ISO 14001 must meet new requirements published in 2015. The standard had not been updated since 2004, and the much-needed changes modernize ISO 14001, bringing it up to current environmental practices. The new standard is more compatible with other management system standards,… read more

July 2nd, 2018
GSA Study of High-Performance Buildings Finds They Deliver Cost Savings and Occupant Satisfaction
July 2nd, 2018
Tire Industry Project Announces First PCR for Tires Industry Developed by UL
June 25th, 2018
Will China’s Restrictions on Recycling Imports Spur Circular Economy Efforts?
June 21st, 2018
NeoCon 2018 Wrap-Up
June 8th, 2018
U.S. FDA Recognizes ISO 18562 Raising the Bar for Medical Device VOC & Particle Testing
June 6th, 2018
Product circularity minimizes waste and carbon emissions from cradle to grave
June 6th, 2018
New UL SPOT includes enhanced search features, collaborative virtual workspaces and our new BIM Tools