April 24, 2017

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

April 24, 2017

Anti-Counterfeiting: A Continuous Global Effort

Counterfeit products are becoming increasingly prevalent and are often difficult for consumers to distinguish from the real thing. These products often sacrifice safety and, when these items contain electrical or electronic components, this risk is heightened. UL understands these risks and our Global Security and Brand Protection team works diligently to prevent these products from… read more
April 10, 2017

UL and Relux Establish Agreement Enabling Lighting Manufacturers to Share Verified Photometric Product Data

New UL Verified Mark provides peace of mind to industry professionals and end users BASEL, April 10, 2017 — UL, a global safety science organization, and Relux Informatik AG, a company focused on the development, production and marketing of lighting planning and product presentation software, today announced the signing of their agreement, based on the… 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
UL acquires cr360, a market leader in environment, health and safety management and sustainability software, to offer a comprehensive platform to customers
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.