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December 31st, 2018
Lumen Insights Issue 4 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: A Letter from Roberto Inclinati Upcoming… read more

December 17th, 2018
Standards Corner – Issue 4 2018

By Joe Musso, Standards Program Manager Click here for Standards Information Sign up “What’s New” by selecting “Join Email List” on the What’s New site to receive email notifications twice a month listing the various UL, UL’s Environment division, and ULC Standards documents published during that time frame. UL 48 – Electric Signs Several new… read more

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
Saudi Arabia – SASO IECEE Recognition Certificate Update

By Federico Picco, Saudi Regulatory Program Expert The new Metrology and Quality Organization (SASO) IEC Conformity Assessment Schemes for Electrotechnical Equipment and Components (IECEE) Recognition Certificate, formerly known as SASO Certificate of Product Conformity (SASO CoPC), is already mandatory for the following product categories: Mobile phones Mobile chargers Adaptors and cables, wireless, power banks Mobile… read more

December 17th, 2018
INMETRO Official China Roadshow

By Flora Chen, Marketing Specialist The UL and Brazil 20th Anniversary INMETRO Certification Dialogue Seminar was recently held in Guangzhou and Suzhou. Representatives from the National Institute of Metrology Standardization and Industrial Quality (INMETRO) of Brazil, Brazilian Association of Manufacturers and Importers of Lighting Products (ABILUMI), Brazilian Association of Lighting Industry (ABILUX) and a group… read more

December 17th, 2018
UL Participates in Canton Fair and Hong Kong International Lighting Fair

By Vicky Luo, Communications Specialist The 124th Canton Fair took place from October 15 – November 4, with 60,645 booths and 25,583 exhibiting companies from around the world. The Canton Fair is a comprehensive international trading event with the longest history (running since 1957), the largest scale, the most complete exhibit variety, the largest buyer… read more

October 16th, 2018
Lumen Insights Issue 3 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: A Letter from Roberto Inclinati Upcoming… read more

October 16th, 2018
Lumen Insights Issue 3 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: A Letter from Roberto Inclinati Upcoming… read more

October 10th, 2018
Standards Corner – Issue 3 2018

By Joe Musso, Standards Program Manager Click here for standards information Sign up for “What’s New” to receive e-mails twice a month indicating the new published UL Standards, Outlines, and Proposals. UL 48 – Electric Signs Several new proposals were circulated to the STP for preliminary review. One proposal addresses sign constructions employing receptacles providing… read more

October 10th, 2018
South Korea: Elimination of Period of Validity of Foreign Test Reports on Electrical Appliances (KC Mark)

By: Jane Kim– South Korea Regulatory Program Expert Based on Notification No. 2018-193 from the National Institute of Standards and Technology: The period of validity for foreign test reports (previously 3 years for CB Test Reports and Certificates) has been eliminated for electrical appliances. The effective date of this notification was  July 1, 2018. The… read more