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Aug 20, 2018, 09:00 ET UL Signs Exclusive Memorandum of Understanding with the China Food and Drug Administration's Institute of Executive Development

The China Food and Drug Administration's Institute of Executive Development (CFDAIED) has signed an exclusive memorandum of understanding (MOU) with UL to develop and deploy UL's PURE® Learning's...


Jul 31, 2018, 11:00 ET New streamlined certification options now available for Australia as UL launches UL Mark for Australia

Starting today, manufacturers in Australia or those selling into the Australian market have a more convenient certification option via the new UL Mark for Australia. This new country Mark...


Apr 25, 2018, 09:00 ET First Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) and Automated Guided Vehicle (AGV) Certified by UL

Unmanned or automated electric vehicles and systems are now available with UL electrical system safety certification, as UL issues the first UL 3030 certification for unmanned aircraft systems (UAS)...


Sep 19, 2017, 10:00 ET Life safety and electronic physical security systems can now be assessed for cyber risk against industry-specific requirements

The electronic physical security industry now has a dedicated Cybersecurity Assurance Program (UL CAP) from UL. Using the new UL 2900-2-3 Standard, UL CAP for electronic physical security systems...


Jan 31, 2017, 09:00 ET UL Warns of Counterfeit UL Mark on Butane Fuel Canister (Release 16PN-26)

The following is a notification from UL that the Sky Blue Butane Fuel Canister identified below bears a counterfeit UL Mark. The Sky Blue Butane Fuel Canister has not been evaluated by UL to the...


Jan 26, 2017, 07:26 ET UL Launches Integrated Environment, Health, Safety, and Sustainability Solution

UL EHS Sustainability announced the launch of the PURE™ Platform – the industry's first integrated Environment, Health, Safety, and Sustainability software solution designed to drive business...


Dec 15, 2016, 09:00 ET UL Announces New and Updated Standards to Enable Safer Use of Next-Generation Personal e-Transportation

UL, a global safety science organization, today announced that it has published updates to two key personal e-transportation electrical system safety standards, UL 2272 and UL 2849, and has released...


Sep 08, 2016, 10:34 ET UL Launches Advanced Inverter Testing and Certification Program

UL a global safety science organization, announces its new Advanced Inverter Testing and Certification Program. As electric utilities continue to modernize their grids through the use of larger...


Aug 02, 2016, 09:00 ET UL Canada Joins Forces With Marex Canada Limited To Offer Engineering Expertise & Field Evaluation Services In Alberta

UL, a global safety science organization, announces an alliance with Marex Canada Limited to deliver field evaluation services for gas-fired equipment in the Province of Alberta. As an accredited...


Oct 29, 2015, 15:30 ET UL Releases New Whitepaper, Offers Training on PLC Updates: Programmable Logic Controllers and IEC 61010-2-201

UL (Underwriters Laboratories), a global safety science organization, released a whitepaper on Programmable Logic Controllers and the impact of IEC 61010-2-201, as well as related training, to...


Aug 14, 2015, 09:37 ET New DHS Grant Helps UL Continue Improving Fire Service Knowledge With Hands-on Training

UL, a global safety science organization, announced today that its Firefighter Safety Research Institute (FSRI) has received a $1.5 million Assistance to Firefighters Grant from the U.S. Department...


May 26, 2015, 09:00 ET UL and UC San Diego Form Partnership to Support Innovations in Sustainable Energy Technology

UL LLC (Underwriters Laboratories), a global safety science organization, has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the University of California, San Diego to help support...


May 01, 2015, 09:00 ET UL to Open California Facility for Energy Efficiency and Performance Testing of Lighting Products

UL, a global safety science organization, announced plans for the July 2015 opening of a new 19,000-square-foot laboratory located in Brea, Calif. The state-of-the-art Photometric & Performance...


Apr 14, 2015, 09:00 ET UL LLC Collaborates with Codenomicon to Test Industrial Automation equipment and services and Medical Devices for Digital Security Vulnerabilities

UL and Codenomicon have collaborated to develop and perform security testing on network connected devices. Initial testing will be on industrial automation equipment and services and medical devices, ...


Mar 16, 2015, 09:00 ET UL Announces New Standard for Products Using Lithium Button or Coin Cell Batteries

UL (Underwriters Laboratories), a global safety science leader, announces the creation of a new Standard for Safety for products that incorporate button or coin cell batteries using lithium...


Mar 16, 2015, 09:00 ET UL Warns Of Potentially Hazardous Communications Cables (Releases 15PN-01, 15PN-03 And 15PN-04)

The following is a notification from UL that the communications cables identified below may pose a fire hazard. The communications cables do not comply with UL's safety standards and are not...


Feb 16, 2015, 09:00 ET UL and ULC Warn of Counterfeit UL and ULC Marks on a Fire Valve

The following is a notification from UL LLC (UL) and Underwriters Laboratories of Canada Inc. (ULC) that the fire valve identified below bears counterfeit certification marks for the United States...


Dec 23, 2014, 07:00 ET Power Matters Alliance Approves UL As Its Sole Certification Lab In Taiwan

UL (Underwriters Laboratories), a global safety science leader, today announced that its laboratory in Taiwan is accredited by the Power Matters Alliance (PMA), making it the sole PMA testing...


Dec 16, 2014, 09:00 ET UL Japan launches KDDI-accredited testing service for LTE-device verification

UL Japan, a subsidiary of UL (Underwriters Laboratories), announced the launch of its LTE-device verification and evaluation testing service, accredited by KDDI Corp, a leading communications carrier ...


Dec 15, 2014, 09:00 ET UL and Mother Nature Network Team Up to Launch New Digital Destination for Safety and Healthy Living

Global safety science leader UL has teamed up with leading environmental news and information media company Mother Nature Network (MNN) to launch a new digital destination for safety and healthy...


Jun 16, 2014, 07:07 ET UL Tops the World in Issuing IECEE Certificates

NORTHBROOK, Ill., June 16, 2014 /CNW/ - With a rate outpacing the overall growth of IECEE certificates issued worldwide for four consecutive years, UL(Underwriters Laboratories), a global safety...


May 19, 2014, 08:00 ET UL Addresses Challenges of Changing Workforce Dynamics with New Approaches to Workplace Health and Safety

UL's New Science provides research and resources to help companies protect the health and safety of today's workforce NORTHBROOK, Ill., May 19, 2014 /CNW/ - UL, a global safety science leader,...


Apr 29, 2014, 07:05 ET UL Issues World's First IEC 62368-1 Second Edition CB Certificates for Individual Technology Products

Samsung Electronics, Lenovo, Alpha Networks Get Head Start NORTHBROOK, Ill, April 29, 2014 /CNW/ - UL (Underwriters Laboratories) has recently issued the World's first IEC 62368-1 Second Edition CB...


Nov 27, 2013, 12:00 ET UL Recognized as a Certification Body for ENERGY STAR(R) Data Center Storage Products

NORTHBROOK, Ill., Nov. 27, 2013 /CNW/ - UL (Underwriters Laboratories), a world leader in advancing safety science, announced today that UL has been recognized by the US Environmental Protection...


Nov 27, 2013, 09:01 ET UL's Product Mindset Study Reveals What Consumers Want But Won't Find Easily on Black Friday

NORTHBROOK, Ill., Nov. 27, 2013 /CNW/ - One in three Americans will be shopping on Black Friday this year. But do manufacturers really know what consumers want? While we tend to focus on the hottest...