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Nov 12, 2020, 08:00 ET UL Celebrates 100 Years in Canada

UL, a leading global safety science company, officially marks its 100th anniversary in Canada this year. Initially established in Toronto by UL founder, William H. Merrill, to test the safety of...


Aug 31, 2020, 08:00 ET UL 3300 Outline of Investigation Helps Advance Safety of Consumer, Service and Education Robots

UL, a leading global safety science company, has issued UL 3300, the Outline of Investigation (OOI) for Service, Communication, Information, Education and Entertainment (SCIEE) Robots. The document...


Aug 28, 2020, 13:56 ET UL Advances Ability for Electronic Product and Equipment Manufacturers to Quickly Enter Mexico Market

UL, a leading global safety science company, today announced that Mexico's Ministry of Economy, General Directorate of Standards (DGN), has granted UL the right to conduct safety and energy...


Aug 04, 2020, 09:00 ET Lighting Industry Leaders Join Forces to Offer Ultraviolet Light Safety Guidance

With a shared commitment to the safety and performance of electrical lighting, UL, a leading global safety science company, the American Lighting Association (ALA) and the National Electrical...


Aug 04, 2020, 08:00 ET Canada to Lead ISO International Workshop on Safe Cannabis Production

The demand for medical and recreational cannabis products is surging, with a projected worth of up to US$103.9 billion by 2024. Given the rapid growth of this industry and the challenges with respect ...


Jul 29, 2020, 14:45 ET MYPINPAD Receives World's First Certification for Contactless Card Payments on Mobile Devices

UL, a leading global safety science company, today announced that MYPINPAD, a provider of secure personal authentication for payment solutions on smartphones and tablets, is the first company...


Jul 27, 2020, 08:00 ET UL Certified as a "Great Place to Work" in Canada

UL, a leading global safety science company, announced that UL in Canada has been certified as a Great Place to Work by the Great Place to Work® Institute Canada, a global authority on building,...


Jul 14, 2020, 08:00 ET UL Helps Advance Vaccination Storage Technologies with New World Health Organization Accreditation

UL, a leading global safety science company, has announced that its Refrigeration Laboratory in Gurugram, India, has received World Health Organization (WHO) accreditation as a designated third-party ...


Jun 03, 2020, 08:00 ET Midea Recognized as First Company in China to Achieve UL's IoT Security Rating

UL, a leading global safety science company, today announced that Midea is the first company in China to be recognized for achieving UL's IoT Security Rating. These silver level ratings, as evaluated ...


May 19, 2020, 13:49 ET UL's Independent Certification Body, DEWI-OCC Achieves Reaccreditation from DAkkS and Significantly Expands its Wind Certification Offering

UL, a leading global safety science company, announced today that the DEWI Offshore and Certification Centre GmbH (DEWI-OCC), an independent certification body within UL, has achieved reaccreditation ...


Jan 08, 2020, 10:22 ET UL Announces GE Appliances as First Household Appliance Brand to Test Connected Consumer Devices with New IoT Security Rating

UL, a leading global safety science company, today announced at CES that GE Appliances is the world's first household appliance brand to test its connected products against UL's IoT Security Rating...


Oct 25, 2019, 09:00 ET UL Establishes First ECOLOGO® Certification for Mineral Exploration

UL, a leading safety science organization, announced the launch of the first two mineral exploration certification programs in Canada, created in collaboration with the Quebec Mineral Exploration...


Oct 09, 2019, 09:00 ET UL Granted Extended Volkswagen Approvals for Materials Testing

UL, a leading global safety science company, officially announced two of its materials testing laboratories have been granted extended approvals from Volkswagen AG (VW). The extended approvals mean...


Sep 19, 2019, 09:00 ET UL Launches Cannabis Facility Audit Service in Canada

UL, a global safety science organization, announced today the launch of its new cannabis facility audit. The service evaluates fire protection requirements for occupants and facilities, protection...


Aug 19, 2019, 09:30 ET UL Issues World's First Certification for Repurposed EV Batteries to 4R Energy

UL, a leading global safety science company, announced today that 4R Energy Corporation, a joint venture of Nissan Motors and Sumitomo Corporation focusing on the effective reuse of EV batteries for...


Jul 26, 2019, 11:00 ET UL Publishes First Ever Guideline on Public Risk Management

Underwriters Laboratories (UL), a global safety science leader, is pleased to announce the publication of CAN/UL 2984, Management of Public Risks – Principles and Guidelines. This first edition...


Jun 26, 2019, 07:26 ET Tohoku Murata Manufacturing Is First to Obtain UL 9540A Test Report in Japan to Verify Fire Safety Hazards Associated with Battery Cells Within a Battery Energy Storage System

UL, a global safety science organization headquartered in Northbrook, Illinois, issued the first test report in Japan in accordance with the test methods specified in UL 9540A, Test Method for...


Jun 25, 2019, 07:00 ET UL Contributes to Expansion Of E-mobility By Issuing Safety Certification to Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd.

UL, a global safety science organization, has issued the certification to UL 2251, the standard for plugs, receptacles, and couplers for electric vehicles, for high power charging connectors...


Jun 11, 2019, 09:00 ET UL Officially Approved as an External Testing Laboratory to the BMW Group

UL's materials testing lab in Krefeld, Germany, has been approved as an external laboratory partner by the BMW Group for injection molding of test specimens and corresponding testing of thermoplastic ...


May 22, 2019, 08:00 ET UL Named a Leading EHS Solution in the Latest Green Quadrant Report

UL has again been named a market leader in the latest Green Quadrant report by independent analyst firm Verdantix. The ranking places UL among the most elite EHS and sustainability software firms in...


Feb 26, 2019, 09:00 ET Does Your Light Measure Up? UL Introduces Horticultural Performance Certification for Lighting Manufacturers

Have you ever wondered if performance claims on horticultural lighting products are accurate? Wonder no more. UL, a leading global safety science company, today introduced a Horticultural Performance ...


Feb 20, 2019, 09:06 ET UL Opens Catalog of Safety Standards

In an essential and far-reaching move today, Underwriters Laboratories Inc. (UL), a global safety science leader, announced it will now offer open-access online views of its entire library of UL...


Jan 23, 2019, 09:00 ET UL and the North American Association for Environmental Education Launch Fifth Annual UL Innovative Education Award

Underwriters Laboratories (UL), in partnership with the North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE), today announced the call for entries period for the fifth UL Innovative...


Nov 14, 2018, 09:01 ET UL Announces New Label for Horticultural Luminaire Manufacturers

UL is pleased to introduce a new label available to horticultural luminaire manufacturers as part of the UL Horticultural Performance Report. Manufacturers can now use this special label to provide...


Nov 06, 2018, 09:00 ET UL opens new building envelope test facility for construction industry in Toronto

UL is expanding its services for the building envelope and building sciences market with today's opening of its newest facility in Toronto. UL now offers additional building science and building...