August 9, 2019

Infrastructure around schools needs to improve reveals NIMHANS-UL report on child safety

Press Release Strict implementation of existing policies, programs and legislations is the key to reduce child injuries in India Bengaluru, August 07, 2019:  Children are susceptible to injuries owing to their difficulty in risk perceptions, curiosity, impulsivity and risk-taking behaviour. A national report titled, Advancing Child Safety in India: Implementation is the Key, was released… read more
July 3, 2019

UL and Wintech Testing and Certification Combine to Provide Best in Class Testing and Certification Services to the Building Envelope Community

Increases UL’s global footprint in the building materials sector and enhances its building envelope evaluation, testing and certification expertise Bengaluru – July 3, 2019 – UL, a global safety science leader, announces the acquisition of Wintech Testing and Certification, a Telford, U.K.-based firm that provides testing and certification services to architects, building owners, manufacturers and… read more
June 20, 2019

UL Launches First Mobile PV Test Laboratory in India

Mobile facility helps solar plant owners maximize energy while minimizing downtime and shipping risks New Delhi– June 20, 2019 – UL, a global safety science company, today announced the launch of its first Mobile PV Testing Laboratory in New Delhi, India. The mobile testing laboratory capabilities offer solar PV system owners and operators the ability… read more
June 11, 2019
UL Acquires kVA, Autonomous Vehicle Safety and Advisory Business
Expansion increases UL’s global footprint and expertise in automotive services NORTHBROOK, Ill. – June 5, 2019 – UL, a global safety science leader, announces the acquisition of kVA, a U.S.-based technical and management consulting company that specializes in training and advising automotive developers and suppliers on the safety of autonomous vehicles and electrification of automotive… read more
March 13, 2019
UL expands footprint in Bangladesh with 33,000-sq.ft. advanced textile and leather testing facility in Dhaka
Press Release New Consumer and Retail Services Laboratory offers end-to-end technology and service solutions at a single destination Dhaka, Bangladesh, March 13, 2019:  UL, a global safety science leader announced the expansion of the company’s footprint in Bangladesh with the inauguration of its new Consumer and Retail Services Testing Laboratory in Dhaka. The state-of-the-art, 33,000 sq.ft…. read more
February 14, 2019
UL and Jain University’s Fire Testing Laboratory, the first-of-its-kind in India, receives NABL Accreditation
Press Release Manufacturers of fire protection products now have access to world-class testing facility to meet the requirements of various regulatory programmes Bengaluru, February 14, 2019:  UL, a leading global safety science company, announced today that the National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories (NABL) has accredited UL’s Fire Laboratory in India called UL –… read more
February 12, 2019
UL Issues World’s First IEC CB 2016 Certification for Solar PV Modules to India Customer Premier Solar
Press Release Increase global market access by showing compliance with the latest international standards and UL Bengaluru, February 7, 2019:  UL, a leading global safety science company, announced today that it completed solar photovoltaic (PV) module testing and certification for its India-based customer Premier Solar as per the latest International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) standards. This is… read more
December 18, 2018
UL National Safety Science Campaign 2018 sees participation of over One Lakh students around the country
Press Release Underwriters Laboratories (UL), a non-profit organization dedicated to advancing public safety,has successfully concluded the first edition of the National Safety Science Campaign (NSSC), a proprietary multi-dimensional programme that seeks to impart the science of safety in the school ecosystem of the country. Held across ten cities in India – Bengaluru, New Delhi, Mumbai,… read more
December 11, 2018
A guide to sustainable living
A search for ‘#sustainability’ on the popular social media platform of Instagram reveals more than 1.8 million public posts. From homemade tooth powder to clay dinnerware and rentable clothing, a quick scroll through the #sustainability gallery and ther related hashtags like ‘recycle’ bring out interesting perspectives from around the world about going green. It’s not… read more
December 6, 2018
UL Completes First BHEL Solar Module Tests for BIS Certification Programme
Press Release Testing enables India’s largest power generation equipment manufacturer to lead the way in building a quality domestic solar industry ecosystem. Bengaluru, December 5, 2018 : UL, a leading global safety science company, has successfully completed the first series of tests for solar panels manufactured by the Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) under the mandatory… read more