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September 13th, 2018
Horticultural Lighting Conference 2018

Date: October 9, 2018 Location: Hilton Downtown Portland, OR The Horticultural Lighting Conference travels to Portland, Oregon in 2018 to explore the use of horticultural lighting in the North American grower and manufacturer markets. Connecting research and technology to end user applications, the Horticultural Lighting Conference’s U.S. edition focuses on the latest trends, techniques and… 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

July 16th, 2018
Saudi Arabia, SASO Quality Mark – SQM Mandatorily Required for Gas Appliances

By: Federico Picco / UL Saudi Regulatory Program Expert As a result of the mandatory implementation of the SASO Technical Regulation for Gas Appliances and their Accessories, No. 04-03-16-156 surveillance on the market has now become strict. Saudi Customs are blocking the shipments of gas appliances entering Saudi Arabia unless marked by the SASO Quality… read more

July 16th, 2018
Saudi Arabia, Energy Efficiency – New Standard for Motors

By: Federico Picco / UL Saudi Regulatory Program Expert  Most recently, The Saudi Standards, Metrology and Quality Organization (SASO) published new Energy Efficiency (EE) standards for Saudi Arabia related to single speed, three-phase cage induction motors. This new standard is now based on IEC 60034-30-1: 2014, covers a wider scope and introduces the “exempted” category… read more

July 16th, 2018
Cooling Towers: Preventing Legionnaires Disease and Mitigating Risk in Buildings

By: Gregory J. Smith ULLC Program Manager / UL Field Engineering When was the last time you walked through a manufacturing location, hotel, by a public fountain, or visited a health care facility? Have you ever considered what helps to assure you, and others, are safe from water or airborne diseases that can cause serious… read more

July 16th, 2018
India – BIS Compulsory Registration Scheme (BIS-CRS) Update

By: Saurabh Nag / UL Program Manager Inclusion of LED luminaire products to the Schedule of the “Electronics and Information Technology Goods (Requirements for Compulsory Registration) Order, 2012”. Effective from 23rd May 2018, the following LED luminaire products are now regulated and are required to comply with India Standards with testing performed in Bureau of… read more