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
April 26, 2017
UL Consumer & Retail Services joins the ZDHC Programme as Official Contributor
Northbrook, Ill., April 26, 2017 – Today, UL Consumer & Retail Services (CRS) is pleased to announce it is joining the Zero Discharge of Hazardous Chemicals (ZDHC) Programme and in doing so, supports the Programme’s vision of widespread implementation of sustainable chemistry and best practices in the textile, leather and footwear industries to protect consumers,… read more
April 21, 2017
Supplement OWL (Online Wellness Library) to Address Critical Need in Dietary Supplement Industry
The new self-regulatory Supplement OWL™ dietary supplement product registry offers transparent insight into ingredients and products in the marketplace. April 20, 2017 – Northbrook, IL – With the wide variety of dietary supplements available on the market, industry stakeholders, regulators, retailers and consumers need resources to research and identify products, their ingredients and the companies… read more
April 20, 2017
UL Announces Product Lens™ Program Acceptance by USGBC’s LEED Certification Program
MARIETTA, Ga., April 20, 2017 – UL (Underwriters Laboratories), a global safety science leader, announced today the Product Lens™ chemical disclosure program has been recognized under the Building Product Design and Optimization grouping – Materials Ingredient credit by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) LEED® green building program. More information about the material ingredient credit… read more
April 19, 2017
UL’s Performance Materials Division Introduces New Plastics for Additive Manufacturing Program (“Blue Card Program”)
NORTHBROOK, Ill., April 19, 2017 —UL, a global safety science organization, today announced a new Plastics for Additive Manufacturing Program (Blue Card Program).  Specifically targeting materials for 3D printing, this new program serves as an extension of UL’s existing Plastics Recognition Program (Yellow Card Program). Unlike traditional manufacturing, such as injection molding, the 3D printing… read more
April 11, 2017
New Milestone Set for Growth between UL and Indonesia Industrial Sector: Officially Opening Wire & Cable Laboratory in Jakarta, Two Technical Arrangement Agreements signed with Ministry of Industry, Indonesia
Jakarta, April 11, 2017 – UL today announces that its wire and cable laboratory, PT UL International Indonesia, located in North Jakarta is officially opened.  The laboratory has been accredited by National Accreditation Body of Indonesia (KAN) as Testing Organization (TO) and Certification Organization (CO) for the local Indonesian National Standard (SNI) Certification.  It is… read more