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Jan 12, 2021
  • Webinar

Plastics Preselection — What You Should Know

Discover the advantages of plastics preselection testing and learn how to read a UL Yellow Card.

A UL Yellow Card surrounded by plastic pellets and test pieces

Date & Time


Jan 12, 2021 11:00am IST


12:00pm IST



The Yellow Card, representing UL’s Plastics Recognition Program, is a globally respected digital product information card that lists multiple safety and performance-related properties for a polymeric material tested and certified by UL to appropriate standards. The Yellow Card provides substantial information on safety certification and performance testing in an extremely compact, simple and easy-to-read format. Our digital resource provides Verification that a material is appropriate for specific applications and helps ensure that the manufacturer is using a UL tested and Certified material.

In this webinar, you will gain a detailed understanding of:

  • What is a UL Yellow Card
  • What's on it
  • How to use it

Using UL tested and Certified components, identifiable through the UL Recognized Component Mark on the Yellow Card, can help save you time and money by eliminating the need for further material testing.

Other webinars in this series

Webinar 2: Evaluation of Elevated Temperature Performance of Plastics

Thursday, Feb. 18, 2021

11 a.m. - 12 p.m. India Standard Time

Webinar 3: Handling Polymer Variations of UL Recognized Plastics Materials

Thursday, March 18, 2021

11 a.m. - 12 p.m. India Standard Time

Webinar 4: Material Modifications at the Molder — Things to Know

Thursday, April 15, 2021

11 a.m. - 12 p.m. India Standard Time

Webinar 5: How to Navigate Material Selection Using UL's Databases

Tuesday, May 18, 2021

11 a.m. - 12 p.m. India Standard Time

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