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Oct 15, 2014, 09:00 ET

UL Warns of Counterfeit UL Mark on Escape Hook

The following is a notification from UL that the escape hook identified below bears a counterfeit UL Mark. The escape hook has not been evaluated...

Oct 09, 2014, 09:00 ET
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UL and NAAEE Announce UL Innovative Education Award Program to Advance Environmental and STEM Education

Throughout history, talented scientists and innovators have helped to move humanity forward. As modern changes in our environment threaten our...

Oct 06, 2014, 09:00 ET

UL Acquires Advanced Furniture Testing

 UL, a global safety science leader, acquired today Advanced Furniture Testing, a Holland, Mich.-based privately held firm that provides...

Sep 16, 2014, 15:07 ET
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UL Introduces New WERCSmart Conflict Minerals Platform to Meet Dodd-Frank Conflict Minerals Requirements

UL's Information & Insights (I&I) division has a comprehensive lineup of supply chain information, tools and subject-matter experts that...

Sep 11, 2014, 09:00 ET

UL Warns of Potentially Hazardous Portable Battery Packs

The following is a notification from UL that the portable battery packs identified below are provided with an unauthorized UL Mark for the United...

Aug 22, 2014, 09:00 ET

UL Warns of Counterfeit UL Mark on Photovoltaic Panels

The following is a notification from UL that the photovoltaic panel identified below bears a counterfeit UL Mark for the United States and Canada....

Aug 11, 2014, 09:00 ET
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UL Environment Teams Up with Green Endeavor to Green Industrial Cleaning

UL Environment, a business unit of UL (Underwriters Laboratories), and Green Endeavor Inc. (GEI) today announced the launch of a collaboration...

Aug 08, 2014, 09:00 ET

UL Warns of Counterfeit Smoke Detector

The following is a notification from UL that a Hochiki SLV-24N Smoke Detector bears a counterfeit UL Mark for the United States. The SLV-24N Smoke...

Jul 31, 2014, 09:00 ET

UL Offers Redlined Standards

 UL (Underwriters Laboratories), a global safety science leader, has announced today that effective immediately, all registered users of the...

Jul 23, 2014, 10:00 ET
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UL Consumer Products Hires Textiles and Apparel Subject Matter Expert M. Saeed Sheikh

 UL Consumer Products, a leading global provider of independent testing, inspection and audit services, today announced that M. Saeed Sheikh...

Jul 23, 2014, 09:15 ET

Beyond Crisis: Focusing On A Culture Of Workplace Safety Can Deliver Bottom Line Results

While the number of workplace accident rates is on the decline in the U.S., a number of high-profile and serious accidents in recent years has led...

Jul 22, 2014, 07:00 ET
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Two UL Battery Safety Standards Are now FDA Recognized Consensus Standards for Medical Devices

 UL (Underwriters Laboratories), a global safety science leader, has announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has recognized...

Jun 16, 2014, 11:14 ET
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UL Expands Information & Insights (I&I) Division Through Acquisition and Enhanced Service Capabilities

 UL, the global independent safety science leader, announced today the expansion of its Information & Insights (I&I) service division....

Jun 16, 2014, 07:00 ET

UL Tops the World in Issuing IECEE Certificates

 With a rate outpacing the overall growth of IECEE certificates issued worldwide for four consecutive years, UL(Underwriters Laboratories), a...

Jun 09, 2014, 10:33 ET

A UL concede à Samsung Electronics o primeiro certificado UL-BR

 A UL (Underwriters Laboratories), líder mundial em ciência da segurança, emitiu recentemente o primeiro certificado UL-BR do...

Jun 09, 2014, 10:03 ET

UL Awards Samsung Electronics Inaugural UL-BR Certificate For Brazil's INMETRO Accreditation Program

 UL (Underwriters Laboratories), a global safety science leader, recently issued the world's first UL-BR certificate to Samsung Electronics for...

Jun 09, 2014, 07:00 ET

UL Files Lawsuit Against Electronics Retailer and Manufacturer

 UL, a global safety science leader, filed a complaint in the United States District Court for the Central District of California against a Los...

May 22, 2014, 07:14 ET

UL wird autorisiertes Prüflabor der Wi-Fi Alliance®

 UL (Underwriters Laboratories), ein weltweit führendes Unternehmen im Bereich der Sicherheitsforschung, hat alle Anforderungen der Wi-Fi...

May 22, 2014, 07:10 ET

UL devient un « Authorized Test Laboratory » pour Wi-Fi Alliance®

 UL (Underwriters Laboratories), un leader mondial spécialisé dans la science de la sécurité, vient de mener à bien le...

May 22, 2014, 06:30 ET

UL Becomes Authorized Test Laboratory for Wi-Fi Alliance®

 UL (Underwriters Laboratories), a global safety science leader, has successfully completed the Wi-Fi Alliance® process to become an...