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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
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
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 11th, 2018
VIDEO: ISTA packaging testing and more; new UL solutions in Allentown, PA

UL’s lab in Allentown, PA has expanded, building upon our core lighting performance business offerings. This includes a wide array of performance testing solutions to service the evolving needs of our clients, including ISTA, IP/IK, Salt Spray/Cyclic Corrosion, Vibration, Thermal Shock and more. Brochure: UL Performance Solutions (Allentown, PA) For more information contact: PerformanceSolutions@ul.com  

June 26th, 2018
Reduce or Eliminate Your Water Bill With a Rainwater Harvesting System

How much rain falls on your roof every year? More than 34,000 gallons like many 1,500 square-foot-homes in Portland, Or.? Even more? Imagine the benefits of capturing this rain and using it for your water needs. Many Americans are doing just that through rainwater harvesting. “People have been harvesting rainwater for thousands of years,” explains… read more

June 26th, 2018
Navigating Cybersecurity Threats in a Technologically Evolving Industry

Technology often evolves so quickly that it can be difficult to keep pace with every new device and software update, but the world is becoming increasingly connected. Advancements in both technology and convenience mean that nearly everything, from major SCADA systems to consumer products such as smart thermostats, water heaters, appliances and automobiles, is connected… read more

June 6th, 2018
Inside UL: Deciphering Consumer Water Filters

Water contamination issues continue to splash headlines across the U.S. with many considering the use of water filters to help remove contaminants. But how does one decide between filter types? If it’s not one public water system, it is another, as shown by a 2016 study that revealed nearly 21 million Americans, or 6 percent… read more

June 6th, 2018
International Roof Coatings Conference (IRCC) 2018

Join us at the IRCC conference where UL presenters Jason Carlson and Josh Jacobs will be speaking on Environmental Product Declarations and certification/testing to the NSF P151 Protocol.   Location: Fairmont Chicago Millenium Park Date: July 24, 2018 Time: 1:30pm-2:15pm Topic: Coating Transparency: Environmental Product Declarations and Harvested Rainwater Quality Presenter: Jason Carlson, Staff Chemist,… read more

May 10th, 2018
UL Helps Building Owners Prevent Cooling Tower Related Legionnaires’ Disease

“Many of the Legionnaires’ disease outbreaks in the United States over the past 15 years could have been prevented…Better water system management is the best way to reduce illness and save lives.” – Tom Frieden, Director Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Building owners need a reliable way to prevent their cooling tower systems… read more

May 10th, 2018
Introducing UL Product iQ

New certification platform marries the longstanding UL certification data relied upon by millions of users with the intuitive design and user-friendliness of a modern search engine. Locating UL listed and certified products and components just got easier. Meet UL Product iQ, UL’s next-generation online certification directory; offering trusted UL listing, classification and recognition information, powered… read more