May 29, 2018
UL to Add CTC Certified Products to SPOT® Online Database
MARIETTA, GA., May 29, 2018 — UL today announced that China Building Material Test & Certification Group Co. Ltd (CTC) certified products will be added to SPOT, UL’s web-based product sustainability information tool. The addition of CTC certified product data will provide SPOT users with access to sustainable products available in the Chinese market that… read more
May 23, 2018
UL Issues the First Marketing Claim Verification of a Robotic Cable Test Process
NORTHBROOK, Ill., May 23, 2018 – The reliability of machines using robotic components has increasingly become a major concern due to the growing complexity of the motions used to complete production and warehousing tasks. However, the evaluations of the reliability of robotic cables have not kept pace with the increased complexity. These cables are often… read more
May 10, 2018
UL 8139 Recognized as Industry Standard for Safer Electronic Cigarettes in North America
NORTHBROOK, Ill., May 10, 2018 – UL, a leading global safety science organization, today announced that the publication of the ANSI/CAN/UL 8139, Standard for Electrical Systems of Electronic Cigarettes, which is recognized by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) and the Standards Council of Canada (SCC). UL aims to help manufacturers address lithium battery hazards for electronic… read more
April 26, 2018
Consortium of Jewelry Industry Leaders Announce First Global Blockchain Initiative to Bring Full Transparency to Consumers
NEW YORK, April 26, 2018: IBM (NYSE: IBM) and a consortium of gold and diamond industry leaders today announced the first cross-industry initiative to use blockchain to trace the provenance of finished pieces of jewelry across the supply chain for increased transparency. Asahi Refining (precious metals refiner), Helzberg Diamonds (U.S. jewelry retailer), LeachGarner (precious metals supplier),… read more
April 25, 2018
First Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) and Automated Guided Vehicle (AGV) Certified by UL
Northbrook, IL, April 25, 2018 – Unmanned or automated electric vehicles and systems are now available with UL electrical system safety certification, as UL issues the first UL 3030 certification for unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) to the Intel® Falcon 8+ drone, a professional, unmanned aerial vehicle ideal for inspection and close mapping. Additionally, UL has… read more
April 4, 2018
UL Announces PURE™ Safety Incidents to Help Improve Customer Safety Performance
FRANKLIN, TN—April 4, 2018—UL, an industry leader in occupational health and safety software and training, today announced a new software module that can help small and medium-sized businesses better track their health and safety performance. Customers can learn more at www.ulehssustainability.com/incidents. Building on UL’s long history in workplace health and safety, the new PURE Safety… read more
March 30, 2018
UL Announces Agreement with Taiwan Architecture and Building Center Add Certified Products to SPOT™ Online Database
MARIETTA, GA., March 29, 2018 — UL (Underwriters Laboratories) today announced that the Taiwan Architecture and Building Center (TABC) has agreed to add products that have received the TABC Green Building Material mark to SPOT®, UL’s web-based product sustainability information tool. The addition of the products to SPOT will give architects and designers in Asia… read more