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Nov 28, 2012, 23:30 ET UL Releases Second Annual Global Study: "The Product Mindset" 2012

UL Releases Second Annual Global Study: "The Product Mindset" 2012 Findings Reveal a Sharp Decline in Overall Optimism, Ever More Transparent...


Jun 06, 2011, 06:15 ET UL sarà presente a Intersolar per promuovere i nuovi accreditamenti IEC e le soluzioni di accesso al mercato globale

- UL espande la propria capacità di certificazione di sicurezza e prestazioni in Europa e con il nuovo impianto di test per inverter...


Jun 06, 2011, 06:13 ET UL au salon Intersolar pour la promotion de sa nouvelle accréditation IEC et ses services pour un accès au marché international

UL élargit sa capacité en matière de certification de la sécurité et des performances en Europe avec un nouveau complexe...


May 05, 2011, 11:30 ET UL Warns of Lighted Christmas Holiday Decorations With Unauthorized UL Marks for Canada

Underwriters Laboratories (UL) is notifying consumers and retailers that the holiday decorations manufactured by Nixan International Ltd. bear...


Apr 26, 2011, 15:14 ET UL Warns of Lampholder with Unauthorized UL Mark

UL (Underwriters Laboratories) is notifying manufacturers, distributors, retailers and consumers that the lampholder identified below bears an...


Apr 14, 2011, 09:00 ET Public Notice: UL Warns of LED Lighting Controller with Unauthorized UL Mark

Underwriters Laboratories (UL) is notifying Authorities Having Jurisdiction (AHJs), electrical contractors, electricians and retailers that the...


Feb 01, 2011, 15:08 ET UL Fosters Refrigerant Compliance With U.S. Clean Air Act Through Industry Collaboration

Today, UL announced three important initiatives to help the appliance, heating, ventilating, air conditioning and refrigeration (HVAC/R) industries...


Jan 19, 2011, 10:12 ET UL Announces the Certification of Whirlpool Corporation Products for Lead-Free Verification

NORTHBROOK, Ill., Jan. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Underwriters Laboratories (UL), a global leader in drinking water safety and the systems that...


Jan 18, 2011, 11:00 ET UL Warns of Electric Signs With Unauthorized UL Marks

Underwriters Laboratories (UL) is notifying sign installers and Authorities Having Jurisdiction that electric signs manufactured by Speedy Service...


Jan 10, 2011, 09:00 ET UL White Paper Examines Key Implications of Growing Home Healthcare Industry

Underwriters Laboratories (UL), a world leader in safety testing and certification, announced today the release of a white paper that addresses the...


Jan 07, 2011, 11:00 ET UL Warns of Electrical Metallic Tubing (EMT) Elbows and Bends With Inadequate Corrosion Protection

Underwriters Laboratories (UL) is notifying AHJs, electrical contractors, electricians and retailers that Electrical Metallic Tubing (EMT) elbows...


Jan 04, 2011, 11:18 ET Underwriters Laboratories Announces Unit Verification Service as Part of Hazardous Location Services

Underwriters Laboratories Inc., a global leader in product safety testing and certification, is pleased to announce a new service that allows the...


Dec 21, 2010, 15:00 ET Underwriters Laboratories Sets the New Standard for Artificial Holiday Tree Safety

Real or artificial? That's been the longstanding debate for families decorating during the holiday season.  While personal preference is a...


Dec 20, 2010, 10:00 ET Underwriters Laboratories Expands Its Portfolio of Marks for Fire Alarm, Fire Detection & Fire Resistance Products

 Underwriters Laboratories (UL), a world leader in safety testing and certification, announced today an expansion of its portfolio of Marks...


Dec 16, 2010, 09:00 ET UL Warns of Class 2 Power Units Bearing Unauthorized UL Marks

Underwriters Laboratories (UL) is notifying retailers, consumers and manufacturers that the Class 2 Power Units identified below bear unauthorized...


Dec 07, 2010, 10:00 ET Underwriters Laboratories Launches First Electric Vehicle Charging Equipment Installation Training Program

Underwriters Laboratories (UL), a global leader in safety testing and certification, announced today the launch of a new program designed to train...


Nov 30, 2010, 08:00 ET Underwriters Laboratories Shows the Difference one Minute can Make This Holiday Season

This November and December, Americans are expected to spend approximately $7.5 million every minute on holiday-related items, including gifts and...


Nov 22, 2010, 09:00 ET UL Provides Medical Industry With Quick Answers Regarding Conformity to IEC 60601 3rd Edition

Underwriters Laboratories (UL), a world leader in product safety testing and certification, announced the release of an extensive resource that...


Nov 18, 2010, 10:49 ET UL Provides Education, Training Around New ENERGY STAR® Requirements

Underwriters Laboratories, Inc. (UL), a global leader in environmental evaluation and certification, announces a series of initiatives to help...


Nov 12, 2010, 13:00 ET UL Warns of Solar Power Pack With Unauthorized UL Marks

UL is notifying consumers and distributors that the Solar Power Packs, identified below, bear an unauthorized UL Mark. This product has not been...


Nov 10, 2010, 08:00 ET Underwriters Laboratories Urges Consumers to Commit a Minute to Reduce Child Injuries This Holiday Season

Every minute, 17 children visit emergency rooms due to unintentional injuries, a startling number that equates to an estimated 9.2 million a year....


Nov 09, 2010, 10:00 ET UL Warns of a Mini Iron With Unauthorized UL Mark

Underwriters Laboratories (UL) is notifying consumers that the mini iron identified below bears an unauthorized UL Mark.  This iron has not...


Nov 01, 2010, 09:00 ET Put Safety on the Menu This Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Day is typically marked by fantastic food, family and friends, full stomachs and football – but along with the fun is the...


Nov 01, 2010, 09:00 ET UL White Paper Examines Safety Issues of Lithium-Ion Batteries

Today, Underwriters Laboratories (UL), a world leader in safety testing and certification released the first in a series of white papers that...


Oct 20, 2010, 14:00 ET UL Warns of Communications Cable With Unauthorized Reference to UL

Underwriters Laboratories (UL) is notifying consumers, manufacturers, regulatory agencies and authorities having jurisdiction that the...