KREFELD, Germany, Dec. 5, 2017 /CNW/ -- UL, a global leader in testing, inspection, certification, auditing and validation, has been approved by Daimler AG as a certified lab for materials testing. The approval is granted to UL Krefeld Performance Materials Testing Lab, as a Class 'A' Lab, to perform a number of specific tests in the areas of burning behavior and fogging characteristics for interior, exterior and under-the-hood plastics, textiles and trim parts. Additionally, UL Cologne is also approved for the determination of odor characteristics of trim materials in motor vehicles. The details of these specific tests are all outlined in the Appendix of these certificates.
"Being recognized as an approved partner lab for automotive OEMs is an important milestone to further position UL in the automotive testing supply chain. Our long history of global testing, inspection and certification in traditional applications has provided the foundation to expand into new areas such as Automotive Testing and Engineering Services," said Mette W. Pedersen, vice president/general manager of UL's Performance Materials business.
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