October 24, 2017
UL Xplorlabs™ Unveils Fire Forensics Investigation to the Classroom
Interactive,STEM-based module for middle school teachers aligns with Next Generation Science Standards NORTHBROOK, Ill., (October 24, 2017) – UL, a global safety science organization, introduces the newest module to UL Xplorlabs™, Fire Forensics: Claims and Evidence. The second innovative module to be added to the UL Xplorlabs™ learning platform takes students up close and personal… read more
October 3, 2017
Bringing clarity to the safety of cabling: UL Issues “Low Smoke Halogen Free” (LSHF) Safety Certification to 3M’s AWM for Global Market
UL  has recently issued a “Low Smoke Halogen Free” (LSHF) safety certification to 3M for Appliance Wiring Material (AWM) Styles 22088 and 22089 flat ribbon cable sold under the name 3M™ Round Conductor Flat, HF447 Series. There is often confusion around what “low smoke” and “halogen free” designations for cabling really means. However, when products… read more
September 25, 2017
UL Joins Sustainable Apparel Coalition
UL has joined the Sustainable Apparel Coalition (SAC) to help drive environmental and social responsibility throughout the supply chain
September 21, 2017
New UL Initiative Increases Supply Chain Transparency for Purchasers and Supports Manufacturer Efforts to Address Human Rights Abuses
MARIETTA, Ga., September 21, 2017 – UL Environment, a division of UL, LLC (Underwriters Laboratories), a global safety science leader, announced today they are collecting data to identify products made by manufacturers that have policies and procedures in place to protect against human rights abuses throughout their supply chain. This information is displayed as search… read more
September 11, 2017
New Certification Program Addresses IT and Communication Device Power Cabling Safety Challenges
NORTHBROOK, Ill., September 11, 2017 – To benefit end-product and cable manufacturers, brand owners, retailers, and end users, UL has launched a new safety certification program for Information and Communication Technology (ICT) power cables. These cables are used to power or charge IT and communication devices such as laptops, tablet computers, smart phones, power banks… read more