UL’s vertical search engine, Prospector®, contains extensive technical information on thousands of materials across multiple industry segments. The engines provide access to data sheets, UL yellow cards, specifications, safety information (SDS), properties, certifications, white papers, third-party research, starter formulations and more.

Prospector helps formulators, engineers and designers find technical information on materials for their products faster, thus speeding product development processes. The data provided is comprehensive, accurate and conveniently accessed with a single log-in and password. Users can focus their searches within their own industry or explore other industries for inspiration. Sample requests, pricing inquires and technical questions can also be submitted directly to suppliers from the sites.