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Manufacturers want to be sure their products are safe and preferred by consumers.

UL is a leading resource for household chemical testing and audit services.

Backed by decades of experience in chemical specialty product testing, UL helps retailers, manufacturers and suppliers boost confidence in the quality, safety, performance and marketing claims of home cleaning supplies including:

  • All-purpose cleaners
  • Detergents
  • Disinfectants
  • Polishes
  • Scrubs
  • Waxes
  • Wipes

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Our services include:

  • Ambient and accelerated shelf-life studies
  • Analytical, microbiological and physical testing
  • Performance claims testing
  • Competitive product evaluations
  • Environmental certifications
  • Label reviews
  • Product/package compatibility testing
  • Regional pH and water hardness levels testing
  • Regulatory consultation
  • Product emissions testing
  • Sensory evaluation and consumer studies
  • Protocol development

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