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April 11th, 2018
Appliance Advisor Issue 1 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 Offers Certification for… read more

April 3rd, 2018
Middle East, Saudi Arabia – SASO CoPC Initial Scope Confirmed

By: Gabriella Mazzola / UL Global Market Access Enginnering Leader, Convenor of Working Group 3 of GSO Notified Bodies Cooperation Group for Low Voltage Regulation The new SASO IECEE CB Recognition Program, also known as SASO Certificate of Product Conformity (SASO CoPC), which was announced to become mandatory starting from February 15, 2018, has been… read more

April 3rd, 2018
European Union – Energy Labelling Regulation (EU) 2017/1369

By: Elena Andreula / UL EMEA Regulatory Program Expert On July 28, 2017, the new Regulation (EU) 2017/1369 was published in the European Union Official Journal and it replaced Directive 2010/30/EU with effect on August 1, 2017. The Regulation (EU) 2017/1369 establishes deadlines to replace the current A+, A++, A+++ classes with an A to… read more

April 3rd, 2018
European Union – Upcoming Standard Changes for Appliances Products

By: Elena Andreula / UL EMEA Regulatory Program Expert Harmonized Standards Dates of Withdrawal Electrical equipment in conformity with a harmonized European Standard (EN) cited in the Official Journal of the European Union shall be presumed to be in conformity with the corresponding requirements of harmonization legislation. New European harmonized standard editions or amendments become… read more

April 3rd, 2018
Japan, PSE Specified Products Mark – UL at Northbrook Expands Capability

By: Kazu Iwasaki / UL DENAN (PSE Mark) Program Owner We are pleased to announce that UL at Northbrook is now recognized by Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) as a Conformity Assessment Body (CAB) authorized to provide services relating to mandatory product investigation (safety and EMC), factory inspection and issuance of DENAN… read more

April 3rd, 2018
Middle East, G-Mark – Restriction of Scope for Washing Machines and Dryers Above 10 kg

By: Gabriella Mazzola / UL Global Market Access Engineering Leader, Convenor of Working Group 3 of GSO Notified Bodies Cooperation Group for Low Voltage Regulation As G-Mark program implementation continues to improve towards the removal of all inconsistencies, GSO officially announced that the scope of category 3 for “household clothes dryers and clothes washing machines,… read more

April 3rd, 2018
Middle East, G-Mark – UL LLC in the USA Becomes Notified Body

By: Gabriella Mazzola / UL Global Market Access Enginnering Leader, Convenor of Working Group 3 of GSO Notified Bodies Cooperation Group for Low Voltage Regulation As an exciting follow-up on UL’s participation in the G-Mark program, UL LLC in the USA has become the second Notified Body, in addition to UL-Demko, who received their accreditation… read more

April 2nd, 2018
Standards Corner – Issue 1 2018

By: Joe Musso / UL 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 1017 – VACUUM CLEANERS, BLOWER CLEANERS, AND HOUSEHOLD FLOOR FINISHING MACHINES – A new revision cycle has begun. The UL call for… read more

April 2nd, 2018
A First-of-its-Kind Certification From UL

UL issued the first certification for the super high voltage DC Li-ion battery produced by SUMEC Hardware & Tools Co., Ltd., an affiliate under SUMEC Group (hereinafter referred to as “SUMEC Hardware”). This certification represents a significant breakthrough and successful cooperation in the area of new energy and high-class gardening tools. Brian Ferriol, Business Development… read more

April 2nd, 2018
UL Creates a Building Automation Controls and System Category (CLSB)

By: Jason W Halverson & Steven Sorrentino / UL Engineers Faced with rising energy costs, the need for automation to achieve energy efficiency and ultimately consume less energy is vital. Though individual products can help reduce energy consumption, Building Automation Control Systems (BACS) can prove beneficial in residential, commercial and industrial applications. UL can assist… read more