June 20, 2017
UL Environment Recognized by the US EPA as a TSCA Title VI Third-Party Certifier
MARIETTA, Ga., June 20, 2017 – UL Environment, a division of UL (Underwriters Laboratories), a global safety science leader, announced official recognition as a TSCA Title VI Third-Party Certifier (TPC) under the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Formaldehyde Emission Standards for Composite Wood Products final rule. TSCA Title VI requires producers of hardwood plywood, particle… read more
June 20, 2017
UL EHS Sustainability Client Nestlé Wins 2017 Verdantix EHS Innovation Award
FRANKLIN, Tenn., June 20, 2017 – Nestlé has been awarded the 2017 Verdantix EHS Innovation Award in Food & Beverage at the Verdantix Summit last month in Houston. The largest food company in the world by revenue, Nestlé is committed to setting and meeting the highest standards for safety, health and environmental sustainability. Nestlé received the… read more
June 15, 2017
Taiwan Hung Kuo building is the First building in Asia certified to the UL Building Indoor Air Quality Certification Standard
Taiwan, June 8, 2017 – UL Environment, a division of UL (Underwriters Laboratories), a global safety science leader, today announced that Hung Kuo headquarter-Hung Kuo building achieved UL Building Indoor Air Quality Certification to the UL 2891 standard. UL’s Building Indoor Air Quality Certification  is the world’s first comprehensive indoor air quality (IAQ) certification and… read more
June 7, 2017
Samsung Galaxy S8 / Galaxy S8+ Become First Mobile Phones Certified to ANSI/UL 110, Standard for Sustainability for Mobile Phones
MARIETTA, Ga., June 7, 2017 – UL Environment, a division of UL (Underwriters Laboratories), a global safety science leader, announced today that Samsung’s Galaxy S8 (SM-G950U) / Galaxy S8+ (SM-G955U) mobile phones achieved ECOLOGO Gold Certification to the ANSI/UL 110 Standard for Sustainability for Mobile Phones, which was recently approved as an American National Standard… read more
May 31, 2017
New Canadian standard will strengthen consumer product safety throughout global supply chains
NORTHBROOK, Ill., May 31, 2017 — The Standards Council of Canada (SCC) and Underwriters Laboratories Inc. (UL) today announced the publication of a new National Adoption of Canada that provides practical guidance to suppliers on assessing and managing the safety of consumer products, including effective documentation of risk assessment and risk management. SCC collaborated with… read more
May 23, 2017
UL Issues Certification of Power over HDBaseT Cables
Certification demonstrates UL’s commitment to advancing safety with innovative technology Northbrook, IL – May 23, 2017 – The HDBaseT Alliance, the cross-industry group tasked with promoting and advancing the HDBaseT standard, and Alliance Contributor member UL, the global safety science company dedicated to promoting safe living and working environments, have announced the issuance of the new Power… read more
May 17, 2017
UL’s Performance Materials Lab in Krefeld Approved By Volkswagen as Certified Lab for Materials Testing
Krefeld, Germany, May 17, 2017 – UL, a global safety science organization, has been approved by Volkswagen AG as a certified laboratory for materials testing. The approval is granted to UL’s Krefeld Performance Materials Testing Lab for numerous test methods, which include environmental, surface, mechanical, burning behavior, media resistance and textile testing for selected interior… read more