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October 12th, 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

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

October 2nd, 2018
UL’s SPOT™ Sustainable Product Platform Reaches 100,000 Product Families and Adds ENERGY STAR®, Safer Choice Certified Products

The largest credible green product website continues to add products for purchasing professionals and government procurement MARIETTA, GA., October 2, 2018 — UL today announced the addition of ENERGY STAR and Safer Choice Certified products to SPOT, UL’s web-based product sustainability information tool. With these additions, SPOT now features more than 100,000 product families, making it… read more

July 16th, 2018
Do More With Your UL Goniophotometer

By: James Walker / UL Global Sales Manager UL is pleased to announce a new service option: Flicker Testing. UL High Speed Mirror Goniophotometers are now capable of conducting flicker testing of a luminaire or lamp. Features: Speed –> Time savings – The lamp or luminaire has been tested and without waiting for stabilization, flicker… read more

June 27th, 2018
Priming Your Pumps for ENERGY STAR 2.0

Priming Your Pumps for ENERGY STAR 2.0 ENERGY STAR® certified products are widely recognized by consumers in the U.S. Since 1992, together with partner organizations, this government-backed symbol for energy efficiency has saved over 3.5 trillion kilowatt-hours of electricity and helped to reduce greenhouse emissions.1 This accomplishment is impressive by any standard and is even… read more

March 28th, 2018
UL Complimentary Lunch & Learn – Safety and Performance Requirements for HVAC/R Products and Systems

Join us for a lunch & learn to learn about North American safety and performance requirements for HVAC/R products and systems! UL’s product testing and certification programs are intended to provide manufacturers the means for ensuring their HVAC/R products and systems are compliant with applicable safety and performance requirements around the world. This lunch &… read more

December 21st, 2017
Recent Lighting Regulatory and Efficiency Program Updates

By: Austin Gelder / UL Lighting Performance Technical Advisor In the ever-changing world of lighting regulations, it is difficult to find the time to monitor when a change is happening, and it is even harder to decipher the regulatory language to determine how it will impact a given set of products. Fortunately, UL can help… read more

July 26th, 2017
INSIDE UL: Testing Helps Improve the Safety of Washer and Dryer Units

The combination of combustible materials, water and electricity can be lethal as shown by the estimated 15,970 home fires involving a washer or dryer each year. Clothes washers and dryers revolutionized the home, saving not only time and energy but a woman’s knuckle bones, too. Today, automatic washers and dryers are found in homes throughout… read more

April 4th, 2017
A New Lab to Support the Global Lighting Industry

On March 10th, UL launched the Lighting Energy Efficiency and Retailer Test Labs in Taiwan. The state-of-the-art laboratory facilities specialize in providing energy efficiency evaluation services for lighting products and a variety of testing services to retailers’ specific requirements. The North American and European markets remain appealing to lighting manufacturers around the world, and our… read more

November 9th, 2016
EPA Announces Proposed ENERGY STAR Most Efficient 2017 Criteria

The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued a letter, setting its criteria for the recognition of ENERGY STAR Most Efficient 2017. The product categories covered are listed below: Air Source Heat Pumps & Central Air Conditioners Boilers Ceiling Fans Clothes Washers Clothes Dryers Computer Monitors Dishwashers Furnaces Geothermal Heat Pumps Refrigerator-Freezers Residential Windows Ventilation… read more