June 11, 2015
UL Offers ISTA Packaging Tests to Assess Security of Goods during Transport
You know your products look good when they leave the manufacturing facility. But do you know how they will arrive to your customer? A lot can happen in transit, and that’s why UL performs testing to International Safe Transit Association (ISTA) standards so you can feel confident that your packaging is up to the job…. read more
June 11, 2015
UL First to Receive Accreditation in Italy to Test to BIFMA Furniture Standards
UL’s Cabiate Lab Now Provides Testing Aligned with North American Furniture Industry Standards MILAN, June 4, 2015 – UL (Underwriters Laboratories), a global safety science organization, announced that their laboratory in Cabiate, Italy, is the first and only lab in Italy accredited to perform testing to the Business and Institutional Furniture Manufacturer’s (BIFMA) Standards for… read more
May 29, 2015
Safety, Quality, Environment and Human Impacts are the Main Focus of the Lighting and Furniture Businesses in the Future
These were the main elements of an event organized by UL in April, gathering key guests from the world of Lighting and Furniture during the “Il Salone del Mobile” and “Euroluce” MILAN, April 15, 2015 saw UL’s “Full of Light Experience and Sustainable Furniture” event.This event was met with enthusiastic participation and great results.Organized by… read more
May 6, 2015
UL International Italia S.R.L Becomes the First and Only Lab in Italy with BIFMA X5.1, X5.11, and X5.4 Standard Accreditations
UL Furniture & Bedding’s European Center of Excellence in Cabiate, Italy, is the first and only Italian lab that is ANSI/ BIFMA X5.1 (Office Chairs), X5.11 (Large Occupant Office Chair), and X5.4 (Lounge Seating) accredited according to Accredia, the Italian Accreditation Body. View the detailed report from Accredia here. [upload & link] UL Furniture &… read more
April 8, 2015
UL Brings Together Designers, Architects and Manufacturers at ‘Full of Light Experience’ to Explore New Lighting Technology
In Celebration of the UN’s International Year of Light UL, a global safety science leader, will host the “Full of Light Experience” event in Milan on April 15 – bringing together designers, architects, buyers, manufacturers and others invested in lighting technology and design. As a patron sponsor of the United Nation’s International Year of Light and… read more
April 8, 2015
UL Brings Sustainable Furniture to the World at Salone del Mobile In Milan
An event sponsored by UL at FuoriSalone will support the creativity of architects and designers UL presents “Sustainable Furniture to the World,” an event during Salone del Mobile and FuoriSalone that will inspire, educate and inform architects and designers on how to create sustainable and healthy interior environments with sustainable furniture and furnishings. The UL… read more
February 24, 2015
Computer Modeling Starting Fires Without Heat or Smoke
February 24, 2015
UL Offers Four-part Online Course on 3D Printing
February 24, 2015
UL Releases Proceedings from its Leadership Summit on Furniture Flammability and Human Health
February 24, 2015
UL Expands Plastics Certification Program with New RoHS Compliant Certification Rating