Underwriters Laboratories, Inc.


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Underwriters Laboratories, Inc.

Also called UL. A nonprofit organization in the United States that develops and tests standards for product safety. It also evaluates products to ensure that they are not dangerous. UL is especially known for testing the safety of drinking water. It was founded in 1894 and is based in Illinois.
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Underwriters Laboratories, Inc., has announced Fire Protection Analytical Services, a new program that enables manufacturers to build safety compliance into their products throughout the development cycle, thus avoiding losses incurred by failing fire tests.
Underwriters Laboratories, Inc. (UL) generously sponsored a glass award and a $500 honorarium to the winners of this year's award.
Participating organizations include: Florida Institute of Technology; Flame Retardants Associates, Inc.; Factory Mutual; Massachusetts Institute of Technology; National Fire Protection Research Foundation; Underwriters Laboratories, Inc.; VTEC Laboratories, Inc.; FMC Corporation Limited (U.K); LG Cable & Machinery Ltd.; Great Lakes Chemical Corporation; and R.K.
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Underwriters Laboratories, Inc. (UL) has launched a new toll-free telephone number designed to provide regulatory authorities with fast access to field support while on the job.
Editor's note: The Crumbine Award is sponsored by the Conference for Food Protection in cooperation with the American Academy of Sanitarians; the American Public Health Association; the Association of Food and Drug Officials; the Foodservice & Packaging Institute, Inc.; the International Association for Food Protection; the International Food Safety Council; the National Association of County & City Health Officials; the National Environmental Health Association; NSF International; and Underwriters Laboratories, Inc. For more information on the award, go to www.fpi.org.
"Private wells generally draw water from unprotected watersheds that may be vulnerable to contamination from chemicals, gasoline, pesticides, and bacteria, to name a few," said Ann Marie Gebhart, global business manager of water quality testing at Underwriters Laboratories, Inc. (UL).
To my employer, Underwriters Laboratories, Inc., who, without hesitation, allowed me to devote as much time as needed to handle the duties and responsibilities of this office--thank you.
Underwriters Laboratories, Inc. (UL), one of the world's foremost product safety-testing and certification organizations, has acquired Environmental Health Laboratories (EHL).
The USFilter Consumer & Commercial Group (USF C&C Group), which manufactures and distributes bottled water and water treatment products, has signed a five-year Global Cooperation Agreement with Underwriters Laboratories, Inc. (UL).