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

VARIDESK Products Also Receive GREENGUARD Certification VARIDESK, a height adjustable desk manufacturer, recently received the first UL BIFMA (Business and Institutional Furniture Manufacture Association) Performance Certification mark for their Quick Pro Corner standing desk. The UL BIFMA performance mark is the first and only program that certifies that products meet BIFMA standards and provides a… read more

October 16th, 2017

UL Environment and Italian Program Operator EPDItaly announce agreement of mutual recognition for EPDs.

UL Environment and EPDItaly, founder of the only Italian Program Operator, have recently signed an agreement of mutual recognition of EPDs (Environmental Product Declarations) for construction products and building services. Mutual recognition of verified EPDs means that EPDs issued by both US and Italian program operators are accepted mutually without further verification. Both UL and… read more

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
August 16th, 2017
Federal Trade Commission Holds Paint Companies Accountable for Providing False Claims
August 14th, 2017
August Update to EPA Formaldehyde Emission Standards for Composite Wood Products