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Navigate Material Selection Using UL’s Material Databases

Learn how to locate the materials and components you need, find new materials or source suitable alternatives for your product applications using UL’s various materials databases.

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Bringing safe, high-performing products to market starts with using the right materials for the specific end product application. This on-demand webinar reviews UL’s family of different material and component databases to help you easily find, verify and specify UL Certified materials and components, enabling you to spend less time searching and more time innovating.

UL’s Product iQ™ and Prospector™ databases combine UL’s trusted global safety certification information with the intuitive design and functionality of a modern search engine.

Learning objectives:

  • Verify UL certification of a product or component
  • Locate UL guide information
  • Search for acceptable plastic materials for an application


Kenneth R. Vessey, Jr., senior staff engineer and distinguished member of technical staff, UL

Webinar date:

Dec. 9, 2020

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How to navigate material selection using UL’s material databases

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