September 25, 2017

European market access now simpler for manufacturers of appliances burning gaseous fuels

Ballerup, Denmark, September 20, 2017 — Manufacturers of appliances that burn gaseous fuels now have a new option when seeking market access into Europe. In order to enter the European market, products must meet the Gas Appliances Directive (GAD) – 2009/142/EC. The GAD provides access to the European market for manufacturers of appliances and fittings… read more
April 24, 2017

UL’s Performance Materials Division Introduces New Plastics for Additive Manufacturing Program (“Blue Card Program”)

April 24, 2017

Fighting Counterfeit Goods Through Partnership

Global counterfeiting efforts are a growing concern. Recent research studies found that in 2015 alone, global trade of counterfeit goods exceeded €330 billion, and the total number of units seized by customs across Europe exceeded 15 million (a 15% increase from the year prior)*. These counterfeit products often put consumers and business alike at risk… read more
February 22, 2017
UL Participates in the First United Nations World Data Forum
October 31, 2016
UL Launches “Close Your Door” Pledge to Help Prevent Fire Deaths
June 13, 2016
More time to wait until the EU MDR and IVDR are ready
April 12, 2016
UL Launches Cybersecurity Assurance Program
As cyber-attacks become more sophisticated, harder to protect against, and more costly than ever, security precautions are critical. There will be 21-50 billion connected devices by 2020, according to Gartner and other industry reports. By 2018, it is predicted that 66% of networks will have an IoT security breach*. The security and financial risks impacting… read more
February 5, 2016
UL Acquires Environment, Health, Safety and Sustainability Software Company
Offering a comprehensive platform to customers through the acquisition of cr360, a market leader in environment, health and safety management and sustainability software
March 25, 2015
UL Announces New Standard for Products Using Lithium Button or Coin Cell Batteries
UL 4200A is aimed at preventing children from removing and ingesting small batteries found in household products and toys.
March 25, 2015
Fighting Fire with Science
Through the months of December and January, researchers at the UL Firefighter Safety Research Institute examined the effectiveness of positive-pressure ventilation, also known as PPV.