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April 30th, 2016
Become a UL Listed Panel Shop

Interested in becoming a UL Listed Panel Shop?  Click here to learn more and complete the form to let us know how we can help you. UL’s industrial control panel (ICP) custom builder program allows manufacturers who custom-build or mass-produce ICPs to apply the UL Marks for the United States and Canada at their factories…. read more

October 1st, 2015
UL Sustainability Certifications Recommended by EPA for Federal Purchases

The EPA has released an interim recommendation list of specification standards and ecolabels that are approved for use by federal purchasers.  We are happy to share that UL Environment’s GREENGUARD and ECOLOGO standards, as well as other standards UL Environment certifies to/registers products for such as BIFMA level, NSF 332, and IEEE 1680/EPEAT, are referenced… read more

September 15th, 2015
UL Expands ISTA Packaging Tests Available for Retailers and Manufacturers

UL has added several International Safe Transit Association (ISTA) testing protocols to our services, so that retailers and manufacturers can assess the security of their goods in transit. UL can now perform eight tests for product packaging to help retailers and manufacturers reduce product loses and product claims, save money by avoiding product losses, and reduce… read more

July 22nd, 2015
Modern Office Furniture Enabling a Mobile Workplace

Take a peek at our new blog, Inside UL, and see how today’s modern office furniture allows the workplace environment to become dynamic. Recent studies have found health risks associated with long stretches of sedentary time, especially with the office structure of old. Now, office workers can offset their sedentary time by changing their positions… read more

July 9th, 2015
What Retailers Need to Know to Avoid Store Opening Delays

Part One: Red Tagging By Bruce Bohren, Primary Designated Engineer, UL Has a store opening delay happened to you? Maybe it was during a major renovation or before a grand opening. The store is a few days away from the planned opening and the local electrical inspector comes in and “red tags” one of your… read more

July 7th, 2015
UL Environment Publishes New Research on Assessing Safety of Personal Care Products

White paper examines current assessment frameworks and provides recommendations for next steps   MARIETTA, Ga., July 7, 2015 — UL Environment, a business unit of UL (Underwriters Laboratories), today announced UL Environment’s newest white paper, based on original research, “Assessing the Safety of Personal Care Products: Comparative Analysis of Health Risk Assessment Frameworks and Recommendations… read more

July 3rd, 2015
The Internet of Things (IoT)

written by Brian Watson First documented by a British visionary Kevin Ashton in 1999, the Internet of Things (IoT) is the network of physical objects or “things” embedded with electronics, software, sensors and connectivity to enable it to exchange data with other connected devices and their users. Each thing is uniquely identifiable through its embedded… read more

June 24th, 2015

In almost every sector of technology there has been a migration away from hardware (or perhaps more accurately, “hard wired”) products and a move towards software-defined functionality. This is a direct consequence of *Moore’s law, which describes a long-term trend in the history of computing hardware. The number of transistors that can be placed inexpensively… read more

June 18th, 2015
UL Environment Launches New Sustainability Advisory Services

Advisory Services team helps brands take charge of their sustainability strategies to lead in the market MARIETTA, Ga., June 18, 2015 —UL Environment, a business division of UL (Underwriters Laboratories), today announced its redesigned sustainability advisory offerings, delivered by the UL Environment Advisory Services team. Led by Dr. Angela Griffiths, the UL Environment Advisory Services… read more

June 9th, 2015
Receive your Invoice via Email in One Simple Step!

Customers who wish to receive their UL Verification Services dba UL Environment invoices via email can do so via one easy step. Please send an email to and include the following three items of information: 1)      The bill-to name (the person or department who should be receiving the invoices) 2)      The bill-to email address (please… read more