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December 31st, 2018
Appliance Advisor Issue 4 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: A Letter from Domenico… read more

December 17th, 2018
Middle East – G-Mark 4th GNBCG-LV Metting in Dubai and New GSO Tracking System

By Gabriella Mazzola, Global Market Access Engineering Leader From October 22-24, Notified Bodies operating under GSO Regulation BD-142004-01 for Low Voltage Electrical and Appliances met in Dubai for the fourth meeting of the Group for the Low Voltage Electrical Equipment and Appliances Technical Regulation (GNBCG -LV). The GNBCG-LV meeting and relevant working groups have the… read more

December 17th, 2018
Ukraine – Energy Efficiency – New Technical Regulation on Energy Labeling for Cooking Appliances

By Paola Pesconi, Ukraine Regulatory Program Expert A technical regulation on energy efficiency labeling for cooking appliances was recently published and will become mandatory for Ukraine market access. Beginning December 12, 2018, a Ukrainian energy label must be placed on household electric and gas ovens and household hoods, informing customers about the Energy Efficiency class… read more

December 17th, 2018
Sultanate of Oman – Energy Efficiency and Labeling Requirements for Air Conditioners

By Elena Andreula, EMEA Regulatory Program Expert Ministerial Decision No 107/2018 adopted GCC Standard GSO 2530/2016 as an obligatory Omani Regulation for energy labeling and minimum energy performance requirements for air conditioners. The conformity assessment requirements and certification path are now under construction by the Directorate General of Standards & Metrology (DGSM). With the implementation… 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

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 16th, 2018
Standards Corner – Issue 2 2018

By: Joe Musso / UL Standards Program Manager Click here for Standards information Register for “What’s New” to receive e-mails twice a month indicating the new published UL Standards, Outlines, and Proposals. STP 507 – ELECTRIC FANS – Proposals generated from the February STP Meeting were processed for ballot, which closed in April. All proposals reached consensus,… 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

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 21st, 2017
INSIDE UL: Product Packaging Testing Helps Ensure Safe Delivery

To help ensure packages arrive safely, UL uses standardized tests to help assess a packages strength and durability before shipping. The world is awash with boxes. Big boxes, small boxes, stacks and stacks of boxes-waiting to be sorted, recorded and loaded onto cargo ships and freight carriers around the world. UPS alone delivered 4.9 billion… read more