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February 7th, 2019
UL’s New RF & EMC Testing Chamber

Fremont campus facility upgrade allows increased device capacity UL has introduced a new 10 meter chamber for RF and EMC testing. The new chamber allows UL to test a larger array of equipment and will provide more accurate results. What makes this EMC testing chamber different? Located at the Fremont campus, the first-of-its-kind chamber for… 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 Focuses on Quality and Honesty During “Made in China” Forum

By Lareina Yao, Communications Specialist UL’s Chongqing Key Account Summit was successfully held in Chongqing and Xishuangbanna. Over 100 Appliances, HVAC/R, Lighting and Small Appliance specialists in various AHL industries across the country gathered to talked about new trends and future developments. The Lighting industry has always been an important part of China’s manufacturing industry…. read more

November 28th, 2018
UL is Now an Accredited Third-Party Certification Body for FEMB level Certification to Help European Manufacturers Demonstrate Product Sustainability

New Program Provides An Umbrella Certification Scheme While Also Accounting for Country-Specific Schemes  Cabiate (CO), Italy, November 28, 2018 — today UL announced it is an accredited independent third-party certification body in accordance to FEMB level, the European program for sustainability certification of office and contract furniture in interiors. Through FEMB level, UL can now help European… read more

October 15th, 2018
October 9-10th the CEN/TC 207/WG9 “Test Methods” and CEN/TC 207/WG1 “Requirements” Meetings took place in Berlin.

As an active player among international technical committees, UL attended the CEN/TC 207/WG9 “Test Methods” and CEN/TC 207/WG1 “Requirements” meetings , October 9th and 10th in Berlin and we want  to share some of the relevant items for the furniture industry: For CEN/TC 207/WG9 we discussed: the new version of EN 1022 “Domestic furniture. Seating…. read more

September 10th, 2018
Have You Heard About the Newly Released Standard by BIFMA for Occasional-Use Seating?

The Business and Institutional Furniture Manufacturers Association (BIFMA) has recently released a new safety and performance standard, BIFMA X6.4-2018 for Occasional Use Seating. The BIFMA Board of Directors observed the need for this new standard to align with market expectations for seating products designed for less frequent use. The X6.4-2018 standard defines the specific tests, laboratory equipment,… read more

July 31st, 2018
UL-AU Mark for Australia – Manufacturers Benefit From Improved Access and Speed to Market

Manufacturers in Australia or those selling into the Australian market now have a more convenient certification option via the new UL Mark for Australia. This new country Mark communicates a product’s compliance with Australian safety requirements and allows customers to easily bundle the UL-AU Mark with UL Marks for other relevant geographies. When there are… read more

July 23rd, 2018
China Seminar Recap – What Manufacturers Need to Know Regarding Iron Valves & Fittings

UL hosted two seminars the week of July 9 in China discussing total certification and testing requirements for ductile iron valve and fitting manufacturers. The seminars were located in Weifang city, Shandong province & Taigu county, Shanxi province with over 70 attendees combined. The audience left the meeting with an understanding of the following topics: NSF… read more

July 17th, 2018
Lumen Insights Issue 2 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 New Dedicated Standard for Flashlights… read more

July 17th, 2018
Appliance Advisor Issue 2 2018

Find our latest newsletter at the resource link below. Stay in the know with real time Appliance, HVAC/R and Water industry updates from UL. Appliance Advisor is a quarterly newsletter delivering key insights on energy efficiency, performance, reliability, safety and sustainability trends, standards, regulations, UL solutions and more. In this Issue: Cooling Towers: Preventing Legionnaires… read more