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August 15th, 2018
Canadian Pool & Spa Conference & Expo

Date: December 3-6, 2018 Location: Niagara Falls, ON Canadian Pool & Spa Conference & Expo is the largest show of its kind in Canada and attracts industry professionals from across North America. Visitors can get a first-hand review of newest trends, see the latest products showcased and speak personally with manufacturers, distributors and other suppliers… read more

August 15th, 2018
Microchip MASTERs 2018

Date: August 20-25, 2018 Location: Phoenix, AZ Microchip MASTERs Conference has been training embedded control engineers around the world for 22 years. Learn more about general embedded control topics as well as Microchip and Atmel products. Absorb training material at all skill levels that cover C programming, motor control, power supply design, security/authentication, wired and wireless… read more

August 2nd, 2018
INSIDE UL: HVAC-R industry adapts to become “friendly” with flammable refrigerants

The eighties not only changed how we spray — hairspray, bug spray, spray paint in the form of aerosols — but how we cool our homes, appliances and cars. According to a 1985 study published in the science research journal Nature, ozone levels had dropped 10 percent below the normal January levels for Antarctica. This… read more

July 31st, 2018
UL-AU Mark for Australia – Manufacturers Benefit From Improved Access and Speed to Market

Manufacturers in Australia or those selling into the Australian market now have a more convenient certification option via the new UL Mark for Australia. This new country Mark communicates a product’s compliance with Australian safety requirements and allows customers to easily bundle the UL-AU Mark with UL Marks for other relevant geographies. When there are… read more

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 17th, 2018
3D Printing and its Impact on the Appliance Industry

As originally featured in Assembly Magazine, “3D Printing Holds Potential for White Goods”, by Austin Weber, Senior Editor In a recent article published by Assembly Magazine, the growing trend of 3D printing is discussed, including its potential impact on the appliance industry, with first-hand insights from director of principal engineers in the appliances, HVAC/R and… 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