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June 6th, 2018
Product circularity minimizes waste and carbon emissions from cradle to grave

In the previous post, we used the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Waste Reduction Model (WARM) to calculate reduced greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from electronics diverted from the landfill versus the same quantity sent to landfill. To take things a step further, how do zero waste and reduced carbon emissions/GHGs relate to product circularity? We examined… read more

June 6th, 2018
New UL SPOT includes enhanced search features, collaborative virtual workspaces and our new BIM Tools

UL is pleased to announce the release of the latest version of SPOT, the world’s largest credible resource for product sustainability information, at NeoCon in June. At booth # 7-2139A, you can see a demo of the newly enhanced SPOT application and learn about innovative features including: My Projects feature, which helps create custom project… read more

May 17th, 2018
Finding What You Need Just Got Easier

Though many UL customers have come to know and trust our Online Certification Directory (OCD), we knew it could be even better.  With an eye on improvement, we created Product iQ. This new directory is built on a modern, user-friendly platform that is easy to access from your mobile device anywhere you have an internet… read more

May 11th, 2018
Sign Retrofit – Certification Mark Change FAQs

Over the past couple of years UL received several reports of misuse and misrepresentation of the UL Classification Mark on sign retrofit kit components. In addition AHJs have often reported to UL  that retrofit kit installation instructions were rarely available to them for review during the permitting phase of conversion projects. After consultation with several… read more

April 11th, 2018
Lumen Insights Issue 1 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: Retail Performance Testing: UL Launches a… read more

April 6th, 2018
American Boiler Manufacturers Association Summer Meeting 2018

UL is pleased to Sponsor the ABMA (American Boiler Manufacturers Association) Summer Meeting! Learn more here at the event website.

April 3rd, 2018
Japan, PSE Specified Products Mark – UL at Northbrook Expands Capability

By: Kazu Iwasaki / UL DENAN (PSE Mark) Program Owner We are pleased to announce that UL at Northbrook is now recognized by Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) as a Conformity Assessment Body (CAB) authorized to provide services relating to mandatory product investigation (safety and EMC), factory inspection and issuance of DENAN… read more

April 3rd, 2018
Middle East, G-Mark – UL LLC in the USA Becomes Notified Body

By: Gabriella Mazzola / UL Global Market Access Enginnering Leader, Convenor of Working Group 3 of GSO Notified Bodies Cooperation Group for Low Voltage Regulation As an exciting follow-up on UL’s participation in the G-Mark program, UL LLC in the USA has become the second Notified Body, in addition to UL-Demko, who received their accreditation… read more

April 2nd, 2018
UL Creates a Building Automation Controls and System Category (CLSB)

By: Jason W Halverson & Steven Sorrentino / UL Engineers Faced with rising energy costs, the need for automation to achieve energy efficiency and ultimately consume less energy is vital. Though individual products can help reduce energy consumption, Building Automation Control Systems (BACS) can prove beneficial in residential, commercial and industrial applications. UL can assist… read more

April 2nd, 2018
UL Offers Certification for European Gas Cooking Appliance Standards

By: Jonathan Brania / UL Principal Engineer – Gas & Wood-Fired Cooking Appliances + Foodservice Sanitation In addition to controlling costs and remaining innovative, gas appliance manufacturers remain committed to reducing time to market. At UL, we understand how important this is and can now offer improved market access opportunities in Europe. UL, as a… read more