November 7, 2022
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Firestop Systems: An Important Line of Defense for Fire Safety
Learn about the root causes of improper firestop system specification, installation, inspection and maintenance and offer best practices to help minimize these issues.
Firestop Systems in CLT Construction
Learn about the latest developments and new options for certifying firestop and joint systems installed in CLT walls or floors.
Update on Code Requirements for Mechanical Refrigeration Systems
Read about latest developments concerning low global warming potential (GWP) refrigerant equipment standard updates and new the model code requirements.
Innovative Solar Designs Drive Standards and Code Development
As climate change drives the need for more renewable energy generation, solar photovoltaic (PV) technology is increasingly being integrated into building construction to replace conventional materials in the building envelope.
UL Certification Helps Promote Repurposing of Electric Vehicle (EV) Batteries
Successfully repurposing EV batteries depends on a reliable process that helps mitigate risk and sustainability for repurposing facilities.
UL Solutions Updates Firestop System Numbering Scheme
UL Solutions, a leading global safety science company, recently announced an update to the numbering scheme for firestop joints and penetrations.
Bruce Johnson, managing editor
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