June 2nd, 2016

Styrene Added to Proposition 65 List of Chemicals

Effective April 22, 2016, the California Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) added styrene to the Proposition 65 list of chemicals known to cause cancer. Styrene’s listing has been in the pipeline for many years based on formal identification by the National Toxicology Program (NTP) that the chemical is “reasonably anticipated to be a… read more

May 12th, 2016

Looking to Achieve ATCM Compliance from an Approved CARB Certification Lab?

In order to sell a product containing composite wood in the state of California, compliance with the California Air Resources Board’s (CARB) Airborne Toxic Control Measure (ATCM) is required. Designed to reduce formaldehyde emissions from composite wood products and any finished products that contain them, the ATCM sets forth emissions limits for hardwood plywood (HWPW),… read more

May 5th, 2016

By-Product Synergy: A New Environmental Claim Validation

UL is proud to introduce the Environmental Claim Validation Procedure for By-Product Synergy, UL ECVP-2990, one of the latest standards from UL. This standard evaluates and validates a group of two or more facilities that practice by-product synergy matching. What does that mean? Consider the old adage “One man’s trash is another man’s treasure.” The… read more

April 22nd, 2016
Three Simple Steps to Improve Indoor Air Quality in Schools
April 18th, 2016
Does your product meet CARB’s Airborne Toxic Control Measure requirements for formaldehyde emissions?
April 12th, 2016
Panahome of Japan earns first ever GREENGUARD Certification for Homes
April 5th, 2016
Draft Product Category Rules for Sealants in North America Open for Comments
March 9th, 2016
UL Continues to Sponsor the NEHA Excellence in Sustainability Award
February 25th, 2016
Showcasing Our Environmental & Sustainability Experts
February 18th, 2016
UL 7003: Sustainability Standard for Household Clothes Washers Recognized by ANSI and SCC