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September 25th, 2018
UL Launches UL 3600, Starting the Development Process For the First Standard to Help Companies Evaluate Circular Economy Efforts

UL 3600 Measures Circular Economy Efforts at the Site, Product and Company Level MARIETTA, GA., September 25, 2018 — UL today introduced UL 3600, the certification document for Measuring and Reporting Circular Economy Aspects of Products, Sites and Organizations. Following a standards development process with stakeholders, UL 3600 will be the first standard that evaluates… read more

June 19th, 2018
UL and the Center for Active Design Launch a Revolutionary Partnership, Bringing Together Industry Leading Building and Product Health Certifications

Certification programs provide evidence-based standards that address all aspects of design, fit-out, and operations within a building NEW YORK, June 19, 2018– UL, a global safety science leader, and the Center for Active Design (CfAD), operator of Fitwel, the world’s leading building certification system for health, today announced a partnership that will expand the market… read more

June 5th, 2018
UL Announces First Certification to UL 880 Standard for Sustainability for Manufacturing Organizations

Hexion achieves certification to leadership standard that evaluates multiple sustainability related requirements  MARIETTA, GA., June 5, 2018 — UL Environment, a division of UL, announced today that Hexion Inc., a global leader in thermoset resins, is the first organization to certify to UL 880: Standard for Sustainability for Manufacturing Organizations. UL 880 is a comprehensive… read more

May 30th, 2018
UL Announces Agreement with MACO to Build Volatile Organic Compound Testing Laboratory

Laboratory will conduct research, testing and quality assurance for sustainable building materials for the Chinese market  MARIETTA, GA., May 30, 2018 — UL and MACO Group Corporation, a company specializing in the production and sale of sustainable building products including coatings, adhesives, dry mixed mortar, and waterproof coatings, today announced an agreement to develop a… read more

May 29th, 2018
UL to Add CTC Certified Products to SPOT® Online Database

MARIETTA, GA., May 29, 2018 — UL today announced that China Building Material Test & Certification Group Co. Ltd (CTC) certified products will be added to SPOT, UL’s web-based product sustainability information tool. The addition of CTC certified product data will provide SPOT users with access to sustainable products available in the Chinese market that… read more

May 8th, 2018
Did you know that zero waste also means carbon reduction?

  Events like the 2018 Chicago Forum on Global Cities and the Bloomberg Sustainability Summit in Seattle will gather great leaders in sustainability, business, government and beyond to ruminate on some of the most pressing global issues and how they relate to stakeholders across the board and around the world. It can be overwhelming to… read more

March 30th, 2018
UL Launches Circularity Facts Program to Help Companies Evolve their Sustainability Efforts

MARIETTA, GA., March 29, 2018 — UL (Underwriters Laboratories) today announced the launch of the Circularity Facts program, which evaluates a company’s efforts to move from a linear economy mindset to a more sustainable, circular approach which eliminates waste and keeps materials in productive use longer. ASUS is the first company to participate in UL’s… read more

March 30th, 2018
UL Announces Agreement with Taiwan Architecture and Building Center Add Certified Products to SPOT™ Online Database

MARIETTA, GA., March 29, 2018 — UL (Underwriters Laboratories) today announced that the Taiwan Architecture and Building Center (TABC) has agreed to add products that have received the TABC Green Building Material mark to SPOT®, UL’s web-based product sustainability information tool. The addition of the products to SPOT will give architects and designers in Asia… read more

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

August 7th, 2017
UL joins Smart Cities Council

UL, a global safety science organization, has joined the Smart Cities Council, the world’s largest smart cities network, as a Global Lead Partner. UL is now part of a membership featuring recognized worldwide leaders in their respective sectors who are focused on helping the Smart Cities Council achieve their mission of building a more livable,… read more