January 11th, 2018

UL Brings Vast Expertise in the Creation of the First PCR for the Tire Industry

Product Category Rules (PCRs) minimize market confusion by streamlining the procedures by which products are evaluated for their environmental impacts, ensuring globally consistent data collection, analysis, and consistent reporting in Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs). And now, the tire industry has taken the lead by engaging UL to develop and publish the first PCR for that industry…. read more

November 14th, 2017

Greenbuild Recap: UL Showcases SPOT Digital Platform to Find Green Products

Once again, UL Environment attended Greenbuild Expo and this year was just as successful as years past. Greenbuild is the world’s largest green building conference, and the expo in Boston, held November 8-10, provided UL with ample opportunity to showcase SPOT, a digital platform to help architects, designers and purchasers find products to meet their… read more

November 13th, 2017

UL Environment Publishes Research on VOCs in Wood Floor Coatings

A recent study conducted by UL Environment finds that some organic solvents used in floor coating products can have significant impact on indoor air. The study, detailed in a white paper recently issued by UL, tested a variety of solvent-based and water-based floor coating products for airborne emissions in specially designed environmental chambers that simulate… read more

October 20th, 2017
VARIDESK Standing Desk Receives First BIFMA Performance Certification from UL
October 16th, 2017
UL Environment and Italian Program Operator EPDItaly announce agreement of mutual recognition for EPDs.
October 12th, 2017
Just Launched – Wellness Certification Program for Products
October 10th, 2017
We Want Your Input on Standards Development!
September 8th, 2017
EPA Extends Compliance Dates for the Formaldehyde Emission Standards for Composite Wood Products Rule
August 31st, 2017
UL Announces New Initiative to Increase Supply Chain Transparency for Purchasers
August 28th, 2017
UL Environment Presents BASF Facility with Virtually Zero Waste to Landfill Validation