November 17, 2020

UL Expands Frankfurt Laboratory to Advance Electric Vehicle Charging Safety

Press release EV charging laboratory will address safety and performance testing and certification for EV charging equipment and automotive manufacturers. Neu-Isenburg, Germany – Nov. 16, 2020 – UL, a leading global safety science company, officially announced today the expansion of its Frankfurt – Neu-Isenburg facility for testing and certification of new electric vehicle (EV) charging…. read more
July 15, 2020

UL Announces its Membership in the UK’s Foodservice Equipment Association

UL, a global leader in appliances testing and certification and the first issuer of CB Certificates for Appliances, is now a member of the Foodservice Equipment Association (FEA) in the U.K. Based in the London Docklands area close to the Tower Bridge, the Foodservice Equipment Association is the largest and most influential membership association for… read more
July 13, 2020

UL and the Lighting Industry Association (LIA) announce next level of collaboration

UL and the Lighting Industry Association Ltd. (the LIA) in Telford, U.K. are pleased to announce that they have reached the next level of collaboration in terms of lighting product testing and certification. With the first agreement reached in 2018, the LIA began its journey with UL by successfully participating in UL’s Third-Party Test Data… read more
April 6, 2020
Data Acceptance Program Update Enables Remote Audits and Witnessed Testing
As a provider of essential services, UL remains open for business. We’ve put into place modified working arrangements under guidance from public health officials to help keep our employees, customers and communities safe as we continue to deliver critical services. While proactively evaluating our processes to meet the evolving needs of our customers, we have… read more
March 25, 2019
UL and the LIA announce a working partnership
UL’s global lighting expertise in testing, certification and standards has now joined forces with The Lighting Industry Association to offer U.K.’s lighting manufacturers a simple and cost-effective product compliance entrance to over 50 countries, including the U.S. and Canada.
December 3, 2018
UL Certification Creates Confidence in Automated Post Processing Solution for Additive Manufacturing from AMT Ltd.
Additive Manufacturing Technolgies (AMT) Limited’s PostPro3D enables manufacturers to finish 3D printed parts in a reproducible manner, so that the printed parts are as good as conventional injection molded parts. The 3D printer is designed to meet UL certification requirements. Thanks to C-UL certification, this has enabled this Sheffield based, UK company to gain access… read more
October 30, 2018
UL Expands Automotive Test Portfolio with Additional Emissions Testing in their Performance Materials Labs in Krefeld (Germany) and Melville (U.S.)
Expansion offers more comprehensive solutions to both Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) and Tier Suppliers UL has expanded its automotive testing service with additional test methods for the analysis of emissions from polymeric component parts. The new methods in UL´s service portfolio include: VDA 270; Determination of the odor characteristics of trim materials in motor vehicles;… read more
September 7, 2018
Emergency Exits, Panic Hardware and UL 305: The Ongoing Story of Testing and Product Compliance
Matthew Schumann, Industry Manager for Fire Resistance and Fire Containment at UL, discusses the history and evolution of emergency exits and panic hardware. The origins of the panic hardware device are directly tied to an event which occurred in Chicago on December 30, 1903. On this day, approximately two thousand individuals were attending a matinee… read more
August 30, 2018
UL joins British Security Industry Association (BSIA)
Associate membership intended to strengthen links with the U.K. security industry. Warrington, August 28, 2018 — In order to help develop services and connections that will benefit manufacturers and other stakeholders of the security industry in the U.K., UL, a global safety science organization, today announced its associate membership in the British Security Industry Association… read more
August 1, 2018
New streamlined certification options for reaching the Australian market with launch of UL Mark for Australia
NORTHBROOK, Ill., July 31, 2018 — 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 communicates a product’s compliance with Australian safety requirements and allows customers to easily bundle the UL-AU Mark with UL Marks… read more