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December 31st, 2018
Appliance Advisor Issue 4 2018

Find our latest newsletter at the resource link below. Stay in the know with real time Appliance, HVAC/R and Water industry updates from UL. Appliance Advisor is a quarterly newsletter delivering key insights on energy efficiency, performance, reliability, safety and sustainability trends, standards, regulations, UL solutions and more. In this Issue: A Letter from Domenico… read more

December 17th, 2018
INMETRO Official China Roadshow

By Flora Chen, Marketing Specialist The UL and Brazil 20th Anniversary INMETRO Certification Dialogue Seminar was recently held in Guangzhou and Suzhou. Representatives from the National Institute of Metrology Standardization and Industrial Quality (INMETRO) of Brazil, Brazilian Association of Manufacturers and Importers of Lighting Products (ABILUMI), Brazilian Association of Lighting Industry (ABILUX) and a group… read more

December 17th, 2018
Standards Corner – Issue 4 2018

By Joe Musso, Standards Program Manager Click here for Standards information Register for “What’s New” to receive e-mails twice a month indicating the new published UL Standards, Outlines, and Proposals. STP 325 – DOOR, DRAPERY, GATE, LOUVER, AND WINDOW OPERATORS AND SYSTEMS – A set of 11 new proposals were circulated for ballot in July… read more

December 17th, 2018
Middle East – G-Mark 4th GNBCG-LV Metting in Dubai and New GSO Tracking System

By Gabriella Mazzola, Global Market Access Engineering Leader From October 22-24, Notified Bodies operating under GSO Regulation BD-142004-01 for Low Voltage Electrical and Appliances met in Dubai for the fourth meeting of the Group for the Low Voltage Electrical Equipment and Appliances Technical Regulation (GNBCG -LV). The GNBCG-LV meeting and relevant working groups have the… read more

December 17th, 2018
Ukraine – Energy Efficiency – New Technical Regulation on Energy Labeling for Cooking Appliances

By Paola Pesconi, Ukraine Regulatory Program Expert A technical regulation on energy efficiency labeling for cooking appliances was recently published and will become mandatory for Ukraine market access. Beginning December 12, 2018, a Ukrainian energy label must be placed on household electric and gas ovens and household hoods, informing customers about the Energy Efficiency class… read more

December 17th, 2018
Egypt – Energy Efficiency & Labeling Regulations

By Elena Andreula, EMEA Regulatory Program Expert In May 2018, The Egypt Ministry of Commerce and Industry issued Ministerial Decision No 477/2018 requiring refrigerating appliances, vacuum cleaners and air conditioners to comply with designated energy efficiency and labeling standards, effective beginning December 22, 2018. Before selling appliances in the Egyptian market, it is mandatory to… read more

December 17th, 2018
Europe – Draft Regulations on Energy Labeling and Eco-design

By Elena Andreula, EMEA Regulatory Program Expert The European Commission has released the draft regulations on Energy Labeling and Eco-design requirements for refrigerating appliances, household dishwashers, household washing machines and household washer-dryers. Therefore, the following Commission Regulations should be repealed: (EC) No 643/2009 – Eco-design requirements for refrigerating appliances (EU) No 1060/2010 – Energy Labeling… read more

December 17th, 2018
Sultanate of Oman – Energy Efficiency and Labeling Requirements for Air Conditioners

By Elena Andreula, EMEA Regulatory Program Expert Ministerial Decision No 107/2018 adopted GCC Standard GSO 2530/2016 as an obligatory Omani Regulation for energy labeling and minimum energy performance requirements for air conditioners. The conformity assessment requirements and certification path are now under construction by the Directorate General of Standards & Metrology (DGSM). With the implementation… read more

December 17th, 2018
UL Focuses on Quality and Honesty During “Made in China” Forum

By Lareina Yao, Communications Specialist UL’s Chongqing Key Account Summit was successfully held in Chongqing and Xishuangbanna. Over 100 Appliances, HVAC/R, Lighting and Small Appliance specialists in various AHL industries across the country gathered to talked about new trends and future developments. The Lighting industry has always been an important part of China’s manufacturing industry…. read more

October 11th, 2018
Appliance Advisor Issue 3 2018

Find our latest newsletter at the resource link below. Stay in the know with real time Appliance, HVAC/R and Water industry updates from UL. Appliance Advisor is a quarterly newsletter delivering key insights on energy efficiency, performance, reliability, safety and sustainability trends, standards, regulations, UL solutions and more. In this Issue: UL Meets Cybersecurity Challenge… read more