UL is now a U.K. Approved Body for Products used in Hazardous Locations
UL received the accreditation from UKCAS and successfully expanded its U.K. Approved Body scope to cover the assessment of Products components and systems intended for use in and in conjunction with potentially explosive atmospheres.
UK Announces First Post-Brexit Chemical Restrictions
The U.K. government set out its first set of chemical restrictions to be reviewed and initiated by the U.K. authorities. Initial work will look into lead ammunition, harmful substances in tattoo inks, and per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS).
ULC Warns of Unauthorized Fire Extinguisher Maintenance Service Tags (Release 2021PN-15).
The following is a notification from Underwriters Laboratories of Canada Inc. (ULC) that File No. EX28493 was used as a “Certification Identifier” on a maintenance service tag for fire extinguishers.
UL Achieves ASCA Accreditation for Medical Device Testing from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration
The accreditation supports greater predictability for manufacturers in FDA medical device clearance processes and more consistent and efficient FDA assessments of medical device safety and performance testing to reduce risks to public health.