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June 19th, 2018
UL and the Center for Active Design Launch a Revolutionary Partnership, Bringing Together Industry Leading Building and Product Health Certifications

Certification programs provide evidence-based standards that address all aspects of design, fit-out, and operations within a building NEW YORK, June 19, 2018– UL, a global safety science leader, and the Center for Active Design (CfAD), operator of Fitwel, the world’s leading building certification system for health, today announced a partnership that will expand the market… read more

May 29th, 2018
UL to Add CTC Certified Products to SPOT® Online Database

MARIETTA, GA., May 29, 2018 — UL today announced that China Building Material Test & Certification Group Co. Ltd (CTC) certified products will be added to SPOT, UL’s web-based product sustainability information tool. The addition of CTC certified product data will provide SPOT users with access to sustainable products available in the Chinese market that… read more

March 29th, 2018
UL and Jinmao Announce Agreement to Promote Healthy Building and Indoor Air Quality Testing in China

MARIETTA, GA., March 28, 2018 — UL (Underwriters Laboratories), and Jinmao Green Building Technology Co., Ltd., a systems integrator focused on technological services, product sales, system integration and energy management, today announced an agreement to collaborate on initiatives to promote healthy building and indoor air quality testing and certification in China. As part of the… read more

November 16th, 2017
Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition 2018

Date: June 9-12, 2018 Location: China Import and Export Fair Complex Guangzhou, CN Headed by the Light + Building event in Frankfurt, the Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition is Asia’s most influential and comprehensive lighting and LED event and a professional industry platform for cultivating new business opportunities from both within and outside the traditional industry realms…. read more

October 13th, 2017
Heat Pump Performance Claims now Independently Corroborated

UL has issued first marketing claim verification for heat pump performance to Zhuhai Gree Electric Appliance Co., Ltd NORTHBROOK, Ill., October 10, 2017 — When making product purchasing decisions, it’s important to have confidence that a product will perform as claimed. For specifiers and purchasers of heat pumps – devices that are capable of using… read more

September 18th, 2017
Debut of UL Asia Pacific Major Appliance Safety and Performance Testing Lab

(August 24, 2017, Suzhou, China) UL, the global leader in safety science, announced its major appliance safety and performance testing lab in Suzhou. This lab is the only UL large household appliances testing facility in Asia Pacific and the largest, most comprehensive domestic washing and drying products safety and performance testing lab in China. The… read more

February 10th, 2017
UL Awards NJZ Lighting Mainland China’s first UL 844-C1D1 Certification

NANJING, Feb. 10, 2017 — UL, the global safety science leader, was invited to be present at new product launch event held by NJZ Lighting, and issued the company a certification to UL 844-CID1. UL 844 covers luminaires for use in hazardous locations. With this issuance, NJZ Lighting became the first luminaires manufacturer in China to… read more

November 7th, 2016
State Council Releases Draft Rules on Food Safety Law

The State Council of China has released the revised draft implementation rules intended for Food Safety Law. The draft rules apply to special food raw material management, sale and advertisement, e-commerce food trade, food safety standards and the regulation of food additives in the catering sector. The draft rules outline the following: Standards Traceability Recall… read more

November 7th, 2016
China Announces Reduction of Cosmetic Consumption Tax to 15%

The China Ministry of Finance and State Administration of Taxation has announced the reduction of cosmetic consumption tax to 15%. This tax applies to the following high-end cosmetics: Perfume Powder Lipstick Nail polish Blusher Eyebrow pencil Lip pencil Eye shadow Mascara Cosmetics kits, including makeup tools such as small mirror, comb Other cosmetics are not… read more

September 13th, 2016
China Creates Coalition for Synthetic Leather Industry

China’s synthetic leather industry has created a coalition intended for the adoption of the Zero Discharge of Hazardous Chemicals (ZDHC) Programme principles. The coalition is comprised of approximately 50 companies. Included in the plan of actions are: Investigation of the industry’s hazardous chemical controls Utilization of ZDHC tools to identify best practices Collaboration with ZDHC… read more