Innovation meets safety and compliance for manufacturers of specialty chemicals
Chemicals are used in, and are essential to, the manufacturing of many different products, including mixtures, fragrances, pharmaceuticals, paints, coatings, adhesives, inks and even cosmetics. Whether these specialty and fine chemical products will go straight to retail shelves or they are used by downstream manufacturers in the production of other products, it is critical to understand the intended application. Awareness of the expected use of products allows you to meet important requirements and avoid costly and timely delays getting to market.
UL’s expertise in the specialty and fine chemicals arena and the many industries they serve, allows us to understand your unique needs to help you navigate the many challenges of getting finished goods to market or on the shelves of retailers. Our deep understanding of product formulators and end-product requirements and the regulations that shape the industry to protect people and the environment allows you to focus on what you do best with confidence.
Leverage our chemical safety and materials testing expertise
Establishing safety is an ongoing process. From the safety and security of your supply chain to the safe performance of your chemical products, safety requires a multi-faceted approach. Though you may know UL because of our commitment to product safety, our expertise extends to chemicals and materials.
UL’s team of experts around the world are ready to apply their science, data and expertise to help navigate the complex global supply chains of our world today. From the innovation lab, to the safe handling and transport of materials, to the safe disposal of a product, we have the knowledge and expertise to walk beside you through everyday challenges and help you conquer larger sustainability goals and develop chemical management policies.
We will work with you to identify the right materials for innovation by providing early insights and analyses that help you avoid potential missteps and bottlenecks as you move through product development. UL’s well-established relationships with upstream chemicals producers, downstream chemical users and end-product manufacturers allow us to help you effectively demonstrate transparency, traceability and sustainability throughout the entire product lifecycle.