September 21, 2017
New UL Initiative Increases Supply Chain Transparency for Purchasers and Supports Manufacturer Efforts to Address Human Rights Abuses
MARIETTA, Ga., September 21, 2017 – UL Environment, a division of UL, LLC (Underwriters Laboratories), a global safety science leader, announced today they are collecting data to identify products made by manufacturers that have policies and procedures in place to protect against human rights abuses throughout their supply chain. This information is displayed as search… read more
September 11, 2017
New Certification Program Addresses IT and Communication Device Power Cabling Safety Challenges
NORTHBROOK, Ill., September 11, 2017 – To benefit end-product and cable manufacturers, brand owners, retailers, and end users, UL has launched a new safety certification program for Information and Communication Technology (ICT) power cables. These cables are used to power or charge IT and communication devices such as laptops, tablet computers, smart phones, power banks… read more
September 7, 2017
UL and GCC Laboratories Announce Joint Venture to Strengthen the Middle East’s Renewable Energy Infrastructure
Joint venture will operate as a UL and GCC Lab Company based in Dammam, Saudi Arabia. Partnership will combine resources, knowledge and expertise to expand services to the region’s renewable energy market. DUBAI, Sept. 7, 2017 – Global safety science organization UL has announced a joint venture with Saudi-based GCC Lab aimed at strengthening the Middle… read more
August 30, 2017
IEEE and UL to Develop a Standard for Wireless Diabetes Device Security Provided by DTS
NORTHBROOK, Ill., August 30, 2017 – UL (Underwriters Laboratories Inc.) and IEEE recently signed a Joint Standard Development agreement to develop a consensus-based standard for wireless diabetes device security. The Standard for Wireless Diabetes Device Security (DTSec) has been provided by the Diabetes Technology Society (DTS) for use in this effort. “The collaboration is a… read more
August 30, 2017
UL Announces GREENGUARD Certification for Medical Devices in Breathing Gas Pathways
MARIETTA, Ga., August 30, 2017 – UL Environment, a division of UL (Underwriters Laboratories Inc.), a global safety science leader, announced today it has launched GREENGUARD Certification for Medical Devices in Breathing Gas Pathways. This latest standard for GREENGUARD Certification was developed to help manufacturers of medical devices that come in contact with breathing gas… read more