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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...

Dec 12, 2012, 14:00 ET
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World's First UL Environment Certification to IEEE 1680.3 Awarded to Samsung 55" LED, 46" LED Televisions

Sustainability Certifications for Televisions Set Bar for Environmental Leadership UL Environment, a business unit of UL (Underwriters...

Dec 06, 2012, 08:00 ET
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UL Launches Premier Indoor Air Quality Services in China

Nansha Testing Service Center in Guangzhou helps UL pioneer the concept of healthier indoor environments Global product testing and...

Nov 08, 2012, 11:00 ET
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UL Environment to Help Architects & Designers Navigate Sustainable Design Standards at Greenbuild

Expert Panel and Sustainable Products Wall to Demonstrate Ways to Identify Products with Environmental Attributes and Meet Evolving Sustainable...

Sep 13, 2012, 09:30 ET
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UL Study Finds Consumer Distrust of Cleaning Supplies Despite Jan/San Industry Efforts

Consumer Questions about Health Impacts Raise Questions for Industrial Cleaning and Building Managers  A  global study from UL...

Sep 11, 2012, 14:30 ET
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UL Environment Cites Transparency and Performance as Top Trends in New Green Building Products and Materials Paper

A new white paper published today by UL Environment, a business unit of UL (Underwriters Laboratories), explores current and projected trends in...