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September 21st, 2017
New UL Initiative Increases Supply Chain Transparency for Purchasers and Supports Manufacturer Efforts to Address Human Rights Abuses

MARIETTA, Ga., September 21, 2017 – UL Environment, a division of UL, LLC (Underwriters Laboratories), a global safety science leader, announced today they are collecting data to identify products made by manufacturers that have policies and procedures in place to protect against human rights abuses throughout their supply chain. This information is displayed as search… read more

May 4th, 2017
Training: Additive Manufacturing Economics

Additive Manufacturing Economics UL’s Additive Manufacturing (AM) Economics training teaches you how to benefit from the many advantages AM has to offer. Utilizing a series of real-world technical and business case studies, this two and a half day, instructor-led curriculum addresses the following industry challenges: Costs and investments for engineering, man hours and materials Level… read more

May 4th, 2017
Training: Additive Manufacturing Economics

Additive Manufacturing Economics UL’s Additive Manufacturing (AM) Economics training teaches you how to benefit from the many advantages AM has to offer. Utilizing a series of real-world technical and business case studies, this two and a half day, instructor-led curriculum addresses the following industry challenges: Costs and investments for engineering, man hours and materials Level… read more

October 12th, 2015
Meet with UL at the BSR Conference – San Francisco – Nov. 3-5, 2015

Meet With UL’s Responsible Sourcing Team At The BSR Conference Our team will be attending the 2015 BSR Conference in November and welcome the opportunity to meet with you personally. To make an appointment with our team, contact RSinfo@ul.com or use the “Contact Us” function on the top right corner. We look forward to seeing you… read more

July 10th, 2015
UL Life & Health Publishes White Paper to Help Manufacturers Optimize Supply Chain Control

Today’s top Medical Device Manufacturers have begun to improve supply chain control. They are leveraging technology to gain increased visibility into supplier qualification, supplier selection, and supplier communication. To optimize their supply chain control, manufacturers are taking these three steps: Supplier Oversight: The On-site Imperative Supplier Analysis and Selection Supplier Collaboration The results are a… read more

May 26th, 2015
Building a Resilient Supply Chain by Addressing Environmental Risk

Water scarcity and extreme weather conditions are among the biggest environmental risks that companies are faced with today. These risks have the potential to cause major sourcing disruptions to the supply chain and create an unsafe working environment for employees. To help mitigate these threats,   companies should strive to build resilient supply chains through proper… read more

March 16th, 2015
UL Launches New Services as Part of Sustainable Chemistry and Supply Chain Management Solutions

UL Wastewater Onsite Assessments and Testing Based on ZDHC Principles To help minimize potential damage to surrounding ecosystems and communities from harmful wastewater discharge, UL offers wastewater onsite assessments and testing solutions based on the Zero Discharge of Hazardous Chemicals (ZDHC) principles. The onsite wastewater assessment examines water use, wastewater management systems, and chemicals management… read more

February 16th, 2015
Top 5 Reasons Your Company Should Know About UN World Day of Social Justice

February 20th marks the seventh-annual United Nations (UN) World Day of Social Justice, a day recognizing initiatives of the global community to focus efforts on alleviating poverty through “full-employment, gender equity, and access to social well-being.” The principles upheld on this day are based on the following initiatives: Declaration of Fundamental Principles and Rights at… read more

January 21st, 2015
UL Exhibiting at 2015 Store Brands Decisions Innovation & Marketing Summit – Chicago

February 25-27, 2015 Hyatt Regency O’Hare Hotel 9300 Bryn Mawr Avenue Rosemont, IL 60018 (847) 696-1234 Venue URL          Event URL 02/25/2014 5:15 PM – 02/27/2015 12:00 PM Central Standard Time UL Consumer and Retail Service group will showcase its quality assurance services at the 2015 Store Brand Decisions Innovation & Marketing… read more

November 10th, 2014
Preparing for Conflict Minerals Reporting: Is Your Company Ready?

Section 1502 of the Dodd-Frank Financial Reform Act requires that companies traded on US stock exchanges disclose if conflict minerals, such as tantalum, tin, tungsten or gold present in their products originated from the conflict zones. Furniture and components can contain any one of these substances, but it can be difficult for manufacturers and retailers… read more