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February 23rd, 2018
Environmental Impact of Water Products

When water products and sustainability are discussed in the same sentence, our minds immediately go to water savings, and this is a natural place to start. Water is a resource that is a right for all and is more precious than most people realize. Some have even hypothesized that the next major global war could… read more

July 26th, 2016
UL Environment Publishes First Global Product Category Rule (PCR)

Consortium of manufacturers continue to advance the hand dryer industry by initiating the PCR Process with UL Environment, setting global industry standards for hand dryer environmental performance MARIETTA, Ga., July 26, 2016 – UL Environment, a business division of UL (Underwriters Laboratories), announced today the publication of the first global Product Category Rule (PCR) for… read more

July 27th, 2015
Protecting People, Places and the Planet: How Product Declarations Support Greener Building Decisions

Guest blog post by Aaron Smith – Director of Sustainable Building Solutions for ASSA ABLOY Door Security Solutions Clearly, we are living in an age of transparency. In nearly every facet of our lives – from healthcare and nutrition to retirement plans and baggage fees – we want to be informed.  Not surprisingly, we want to… read more

March 30th, 2015
Mutual EPD recognition offers manufacturers a simpler entry to global marketplace

UL Environment has recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Building Research Establishment (BRE) to jointly recognize each other’s Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs). Earlier in 2014, UL Environment entered into a similar agreement with Institut Bauen und Umwelt (IBU). UL is partnering with global leaders like BRE and IBU in this endeavor to further the… read more

February 3rd, 2015
UL Environment and BRE announce mutual recognition Environmental Product Declaration (EPD)

Mutual recognition offers manufacturers a simpler entry to global marketplace  MARIETTA, Ga., Feb. 03, 2015 —UL Environment, a business division of UL (Underwriters Laboratories) Supply Chain & Sustainability, today announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Building Research Establishment (BRE) to jointly recognize each other’s Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs). UL… read more