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February 23rd, 2018
Environmental Impact of Water Products

When water products and sustainability are discussed in the same sentence, our minds immediately go to water savings, and this is a natural place to start. Water is a resource that is a right for all and is more precious than most people realize. Some have even hypothesized that the next major global war could… read more

January 1st, 2018
Recorded Webinar: Understand & Mitigate Product Cybersecurity Risks

CLICK HERE TO ACCESS THE RECORDING > The Internet of Things (IoT) is enabling more sophisticated capabilities through network-connected products and systems. As a result, residential and commercial products are becoming more interconnected and networkable. According to many recent industry reports and the U.S. government, and as we have all observed in the news, there… read more

December 27th, 2017
Appliance Advisor Issue 4 2017

Find our latest newsletter at the resource link below. Get insightful news on upcoming training opportunities for the appliances, hvac/r and water industries, Standards updates, global news and much more. In this Issue: A Path to Success: Certification of Drinking Water Filtration Devices A Letter From Alessio Dellanoce Upcoming UL Education & Training for the Appliances Industry Mounting… read more

December 21st, 2017
A Path to Success: Certification of Drinking Water Filtration Devices

By: Irina Garbar / UL Project Engineer When we talk about water, we talk about everything. Water, undeniably the most essential element, does more than just quenches our thirst – it helps our body remove wastes, aids in digestion, prevents dehydration, regulates our body temperature, protects organs and tissues and lubricates joints. The health authorities… read more

December 19th, 2017
Air Conditioning, Heating & Refrigeration Expo (AHR) 2018

Date: January 22-24, 2018 Location: Chicago, IL The AHR Expo brings together over 2,000 exhibiting companies and 40,000 visitors, representing the entire spectrum of the industry including: HVAC/R manufacturers, engineers, contractors, OEMs, facility managers, and other professionals. In addition, you’ll find over 100 educational seminars, workshops (presented by ASHRAE and others) and new product presentations. If… read more

December 19th, 2017
Recorded Webinar: Recent Exposure Water Changes Under NSF/ANSI 61

CLICK HERE TO ACCESS THE RECORDING > Recent changes to the exposure water under the 2016 version of NSF/ANSI 61 may have an impact on your product’s compliance to the standard. This webinar will provide an overview of the changes, define the impacts, and explain why it’s important to evaluate your products sooner than later…. read more

December 5th, 2017
Recorded Webinar: WaterSense® Overview Presented by UL

This short webinar will provide a general overview of the EPA’s WaterSense® program.  We will provide a high level review of the program’s goals and key players: EPA, Manufacturers, and Certification Bodies.  The types of products included in the program, the marks used, and the product evaluation process will also be highlighted.  Don’t miss the opportunity to stay… read more

November 16th, 2017
National Hardware Show (NHS) 2018

Date: May 8-10, 2018 Location: Las Vegas, NV RECEIVE THE HIGHEST LEVEL OF SUPPORT BY PARTNERING WITH UL’S WATER PLUMBING TEAM UL’s engineering expertise spans many industries so even the most complex products can be evaluated in one place.  For products used in plumbing applications, UL offers certification and testing to the following criteria: Plumbing… read more

November 9th, 2017
The Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS) 2018

Date: January 9-11, 2018 Location: Orlando Orange County Convention Center, FL KBIS is an inspiring, interactive platform that showcases the latest industry products, trends and technologies. It is full of ways for you to engage with your peers and immerse yourself in the kitchen and bath industry. For more information, visit the official website.  Need help… read more

November 8th, 2017
Plastic Plumbing Fixture Update, CSA B45.5/IAPMO Z124

The harmonized plastic plumbing fixtures standard CSA B45.5/IAPMO Z124 has been revised for 2017. The changes to this standard may have an impact on your currently certified products. Some of the changes include: Dimensional requirement for overflows were clarified. The required spacing between a finished wall and grab bars was increased. Additional tests for water… read more