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Jul 07, 2015, 10:13 ET
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UL Environment Publishes New Research on Assessing Safety of Personal Care Products

UL Environment, a business unit of UL (Underwriters Laboratories), today announced UL Environment's newest white paper, based on original research,...

Jun 23, 2015, 09:49 ET
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UL Environment publishes new material-agnostic Product Category Rule for cladding

UL Environment, a business division of UL (Underwriters Laboratories), today announced the publication of a new material-agnostic Product Category...

Jun 18, 2015, 08:45 ET
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UL Environment Launches New Sustainability Advisory Services

 UL Environment, a business division of UL (Underwriters Laboratories), today announced its redesigned sustainability advisory offerings,...

Feb 03, 2015, 11:00 ET
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UL Environment and BRE announce mutual recognition Environmental Product Declaration (EPD)

UL Environment, a business division of UL (Underwriters Laboratories) Supply Chain & Sustainability, today announced that it has signed a...

Jan 08, 2015, 09:00 ET
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UL gives wipers a new edge in sustainability

 UL Environment, a business division of UL (Underwriters Laboratories), today launched a new standard, UL 2883, that establishes human health...

Nov 17, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Study Proves the Influence of Green Product Claims on Purchase Intent and Brand Perception

 UL Environment, a division of UL (Underwriters Laboratories) Supply Chain & Sustainability, announced today that it has published a...

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...

May 20, 2014, 15:00 ET
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UL Environment Awards First Closed Loop Validation to Dell

UL Environment, a division of UL (Underwriters Laboratories) Supply Chain & Sustainability, today announces that it has issued its first ever...

Dec 09, 2013, 16:00 ET
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UL Raises the Bar for Sustainable Mobile Devices

UL Environment, a business unit of UL (Underwriters Laboratories), announces today that it has released new sets of sustainability requirements...

Nov 19, 2013, 08:00 ET
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UL Environment adds innovative tools for Specifiers and Purchasers

New Toolkit offers user-friendly Sustainable Product Guide, training, and sustainable code credit reference components to support LEED...

Nov 18, 2013, 13:00 ET
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UL Announces New ECOLOGO® Standard (UL 175) for Sanitary Paper Products

UL Environment consolidates five standards to launch a revised and updated standard coinciding with ISSA trade show in Las Vegas UL...

Jul 16, 2013, 08:00 ET
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UL Environment and Green Electronics Council collaborate to add UL 110 Mobile-Device Standard to EPEAT® Rating System

UL is first new standards-development organization associated with EPEAT since 2006  UL Environment, a business unit of UL (Underwriters...

Jun 13, 2013, 16:15 ET
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UL Environment Leads and Educates Marketplace with Zero Waste Validation

 UL Environment, a business unit of UL (Underwriters Laboratories), announced today that it has collaborated with a number of organizations to...

May 09, 2013, 14:00 ET
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UL Environment Revises and Combines ECOLOGO® Printing Services Standard

MARIETTA, Ga., May 9, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- UL Environment, a business unit of UL (Underwriters Laboratories), today launched its...

Apr 23, 2013, 03:00 ET
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UL lancia il primo laboratorio in Germania per l'attività di testing delle emissioni dei prodotti

-- La nuova struttura aiuterà i produttori europei a ottenere la conformità con i requisiti sulle emissioni dei prodotti in ambito...

Apr 23, 2013, 03:00 ET
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UL eröffnet erstklassiges Prüflabor für Produktemissionen in Deutschland

-- Die neue Einrichtung unterstützt europäische Hersteller dabei, den Anforderungen des Gütesiegels LEED® in Bezug auf...

Apr 23, 2013, 03:00 ET
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L'entreprise UL ouvre le premier laboratoire d'essais sur les émissions des produits en Allemagne

--  Ce nouveau centre permet aux fabricants européens de garantir le respect des normes prescrites par LEED® en matière...

Apr 22, 2013, 14:00 ET
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UL Environment Unveils New Marks for Sustainability

New Marks Combine Global UL Brand and Familiar ECOLOGO, GREENGUARD Names UL Environment, a business unit of UL (Underwriters Laboratories),...

Feb 08, 2013, 11:00 ET
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UL Environment Releases Second Edition of its EcoLogo® Standard for Sustainability for Toys

First Environmental Toy Standard Revised With Input from the Toy Industry Association UL Environment, a business unit of UL (Underwriters...

Feb 04, 2013, 16:40 ET
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UL Environment Validates First Landfill Waste Diversion Claim; GAF Demonstrates Role as Sustainability Leader

 UL Environment, a business unit of UL (Underwriters Laboratories), announced today that leading North American roofing manufacturer GAF is...