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July 17th, 2018
Appliance Advisor Issue 2 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: Cooling Towers: Preventing Legionnaires… read more

July 16th, 2018
Saudi Arabia, SASO Quality Mark – SQM Mandatorily Required for Gas Appliances

By: Federico Picco / UL Saudi Regulatory Program Expert As a result of the mandatory implementation of the SASO Technical Regulation for Gas Appliances and their Accessories, No. 04-03-16-156 surveillance on the market has now become strict. Saudi Customs are blocking the shipments of gas appliances entering Saudi Arabia unless marked by the SASO Quality… read more

July 16th, 2018
Saudi Arabia, SALEEM – New certification scheme for all products

By: Federico Picco / UL Saudi Regulatory Program Expert The new Saudi certification scheme SALEEM will replace the current Saudi Conformity Assessment program (SASO CoC) scheme and will operate via the new SABER system, SASO’s electronic service created to facilitate the process of entering goods and products to the Saudi market. The SALEEM scheme will… read more

July 16th, 2018
Saudi Arabia, Energy Efficiency – New Standard for Motors

By: Federico Picco / UL Saudi Regulatory Program Expert  Most recently, The Saudi Standards, Metrology and Quality Organization (SASO) published new Energy Efficiency (EE) standards for Saudi Arabia related to single speed, three-phase cage induction motors. This new standard is now based on IEC 60034-30-1: 2014, covers a wider scope and introduces the “exempted” category… read more

July 16th, 2018
Middle East, G-Mark – Gulf Conformity Tracking Symbol and Surveillance in GCC Member States

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 the GCC Standardization Organization (GSO) continues to unify and harmonize regulations throughout GCC countries, member states are increasingly implementing regular surveillance at customs and on the market. Saudi Arabia… read more

July 16th, 2018
Standards Corner – Issue 2 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 507 – ELECTRIC FANS – Proposals generated from the February STP Meeting were processed for ballot, which closed in April. All proposals reached consensus,… read more

July 16th, 2018
Three UL 60335-2-34 Standards – Summary Comparison

On November 3, 2017, UL published the Sixth Edition of UL 60335-2-34, the Standard for Safety for Household and Similar Electrical Appliances, Part 2: Particular Requirements for Motor-Compressors. This Standard deals with the safety of refrigerant motor-compressors – the “heart” of a typical refrigeration or air conditioning system. This new edition was created for the… read more

July 16th, 2018
Cooling Towers: Preventing Legionnaires Disease and Mitigating Risk in Buildings

By: Gregory J. Smith ULLC Program Manager / UL Field Engineering When was the last time you walked through a manufacturing location, hotel, by a public fountain, or visited a health care facility? Have you ever considered what helps to assure you, and others, are safe from water or airborne diseases that can cause serious… read more

July 16th, 2018
Defined Life Thermal Aging Certification

Manufacturers now have the possibility of a shorter testing timeline for the certification of their electrical insulation systems. UL’s Defined Life Thermal Aging (DLTA) certification program can help reduce testing times and, as a result, increase speed to market. This program is intended for insulation systems that are used in applications where the operational designed… read more

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