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July 19th, 2017
Single Batch Certification Program

A UL Customized Offering for Manufacturers With Limited Production for North American Markets CREATED TO MEET YOUR NEEDS Are you a manufacturer who needs to ship a limited quantity of products to North America? UL launched a new program to give manufacturers the opportunity to ship a limited quantity of UL Certified products to North… read more

September 29th, 2015
FTC Cracks Down on Deceptive Certification Marks: Is Your Certification Communicating Credibility or Could it Land You in Hot Water?

In a groundbreaking statement, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has underscored that all certification marks are not created equal –sending a powerful message to manufacturers and certifiers about the role of vague ecolabels in Greenwashing. In their statement, issued on September 14, 2015, the FTC announced that five certifiers and 32 brands that use… read more

May 7th, 2015
UL Furniture & Bedding will be attending Furniture Today’s Bedding Conference in Championsgate, Florida from May 12 – 14

UL Furniture & Bedding will be attending the 2015 Bedding Conference this year. The event will take place on May 12 – 14 at the Omni Orlando Resort in Champiosngate Florida. It will attract many global leaders from the mattress industry and event attendees span from retailers, producers, and suppliers. Our team is looking forward… read more

April 7th, 2015
UL to Provide Safety Mark for Furniture in Michigan

Furniture Manufacturers Gain Access to UL Safety Certification Services at UL’s Furniture Lab in Holland, MI. Advanced Furniture Testing, a UL Company, is now approved to provide UL Safety Certification services in our Holland, Mich. facility. Advanced Furniture Testing provides comprehensive performance and mechanical testing services, and the UL Safety Certification to manufacturers and suppliers… read more

April 7th, 2015
UL to Begin Providing Safety Mark for Furniture in Michigan

Furniture Manufacturers Gain Access to UL Safety Certification Services in the U.S.’s Office Furniture Capital. HOLLAND, Mich. April 7, 2015 – UL (Underwriters Laboratories), a global safety science leader, announced that Advanced Furniture Testing, a UL Company, is approved to provide UL Safety Certification services in its Holland, Mich. facility. The furniture testing laboratory, acquired… read more

July 28th, 2014
Maine Proposes Designating Four Phthalates as Priority Chemicals

The state of Maine has issued a proposed rule (Chapter 888) that would designate four phthalates as priority chemicals and require manufacturers or distributors to report the intentional use of these four phthalates, above de minimis levels, in specific product categories offered for sale or distribution in Maine. The four designated phthalates, all currently on… read more

March 27th, 2014
Three Questions about Green Electronics

UL Environment engaged some of its high-tech customers in a video chat to learn more about what the industry trends in green electronics might be for 2014. Watch to learn how LG and Sprint see the growth of sustainability in electronics: LG Three Questions with LG – part 1 Three Questions with LG – part… read more

February 15th, 2013
EU Proposes Product Safety and Market Surveillance Package

Details The European Commission (EC) has proposed new legislative and non-legislative measures to improve consumer product safety and strengthen market surveillance of all non-food products in the European Union (EU), including those imported from third countries. The package was adopted by the EC on February 13, 2013, and will be discussed in the European Parliament… read more