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December 17th, 2018
Europe – Draft Regulations on Energy Labeling and Eco-design for Lighting Products

By Elena Andreula, EMEA Regulatory Program Expert The European Commission released draft Regulations on Energy Labeling and Eco-design requirements for Lighting products, repealing Regulations (EU) No 874/2012, (EC) No 244/2009, (EC) 245/2009 and (EU) No 1194/2012. New requirements for energy labeling according to the draft Regulation The current energy label for lamps is reviewed and updated,… read more

December 17th, 2018
Europe – Draft Regulations on Energy Labeling and Eco-design

By Elena Andreula, EMEA Regulatory Program Expert The European Commission has released the draft regulations on Energy Labeling and Eco-design requirements for refrigerating appliances, household dishwashers, household washing machines and household washer-dryers. Therefore, the following Commission Regulations should be repealed: (EC) No 643/2009 – Eco-design requirements for refrigerating appliances (EU) No 1060/2010 – Energy Labeling… read more

November 28th, 2018
UL is Now an Accredited Third-Party Certification Body for FEMB level Certification to Help European Manufacturers Demonstrate Product Sustainability

New Program Provides An Umbrella Certification Scheme While Also Accounting for Country-Specific Schemes  Cabiate (CO), Italy, November 28, 2018 — today UL announced it is an accredited independent third-party certification body in accordance to FEMB level, the European program for sustainability certification of office and contract furniture in interiors. Through FEMB level, UL can now help European… read more

October 8th, 2018
Energy Performance Testing: Not Only for Household Appliances

By: Elena Finocchi, Program Manager Performances, Appliances & HVAC Hotel/Restaurant/Café (also known as HORECA, a commercial term used to identify the food service industry) is confirmed as a steady growth sector for 2017. In Europe about 36% of total family food consumption is spent outside the home, with significant differences between countries (e.g. Germany 30%,… 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

April 11th, 2018
Lumen Insights Issue 1 2018

Find our latest newsletter at the resource link below. Stay in the know with real time Lighting Industry updates from UL. Lumen Insights is a quarterly newsletter delivering key insights on energy efficiency, performance, reliability, safety and sustainability lighting trends, standards, regulations, UL solutions and more. In this Issue: Retail Performance Testing: UL Launches a… read more

April 10th, 2018
UL Environment to Speak at first Greenbuild Europe Conference-April 17-18 in Berlin, Germany

Greenbuild Europe offers a forum for the green building community to unite, change lives, revolutionize business and address pressing issues, such as air quality, human health, energy use and global climate change. Join UL’s Josh Jacobs, LEED AP+BD&C, and Director of Environmental Codes & Standards, and Joseph Marfi, Sustainability Director of Turner Construction (subsidiary of… read more

February 1st, 2018
UL Opens Center of Excellence Laboratory for Appliances, Lighting and HVAC in Carugate, Italy

MILAN/ CARUGATE, February 1, 2018 — UL, a global safety science organization, today celebrated the Grand Opening of its new Carugate-based center of excellence: a new laboratory for testing lighting, appliances, HVAC and gas products and equipment. The opening highlight was an official ceremony, in which the Mayor of the city of Carugate – Mr… read more

April 25th, 2016
UL to Present AM Workshops at Additive Manufacturing Europe 2016

Addressing numerous requests to provide UL AM training in Europe, the UL AM team, in cooperation with Additive Manufacturing Europe 2016, will present three separate one-day workshops addressing some of the most important topics within AM. Additive Manufacturing Europe 2016, running from June 28 – 30 in Amsterdam, will offer the following UL AM workshops:… read more

October 22nd, 2015
CEN Releases Ratification of Standards for Textiles

EUROPEAN UNION – The European Committee for Standardization (CEN) has ratified the following standards. The standards are in process for publication and scheduling for enforcement.   Standard ICS Date of Ratification Date of Availability FprEN ISO 5402-2 rev Leather – Determination of flex resistance – Part 2: Vamp flex method (ISO/FDIS 5402-2:2015) 59.140.30 – Leather… read more