July 12, 2016
UL Opens New Fuel Burning Testing Facility in Toronto
Toronto, Ontario lab designed to provide full range testing and certification services for gas, oil, and solid fuel appliances UL, a global safety science organization, today announced the official opening of the newest UL safety testing facility for appliances and controls in Toronto, ON. This laboratory complements UL’s existing service portfolio with a custom-designed safety… read more
June 12, 2016
UL Receives Listing For Gas-fired Equipment Field Evaluation Services in Alberta
Toronto, ON, June 8, 2016 — UL, a global safety science organization, today announced that it has been listed on the Alberta STANDATA as a preferred service provider to the Oil and Gas industry in Alberta. As an accredited Standards Council of Canada (SCC) Certification Body (CB), UL will now work with owners and operators to help… read more
April 6, 2016
UL Launches Cybersecurity Assurance Program
UL Launches Cybersecurity Assurance Program New UL 2900 Series of Standards Offer Testable Cybersecurity Criteria for Network-Connectable Products & Systems NORTHBROOK,Ill., April 5, 2016—UL(UnderwritersLaboratories),a global safety science organization, today announced its new Cybersecurity Assurance Program (UL CAP). UL CAP uses the new UL 2900 series of standards to offer testable cybersecurity criteria for network-connectable products… read more
February 16, 2016
New UL App Puts HazLoc Technical Expertise At Your Fingertips
New mobile App provides installation principles regarding explosive atmospheres for the Hazardous Locations industry. To facilitate a common understanding of global hazardous locations (explosive atmospheres) for  industry stakeholders, UL’s new mobile App benefits designers, manufacturers, distributors, inspection & regulatory authorities (AHJs), and end-users across oil & gas, chemical, agricultural, pharmaceuticals, offshore, and mining industries. This… read more
January 29, 2016
UL Workshops Available to Help You Understand New Changes to UL & ULC Smoke Alarm and Detector Requirements
UL is pleased to announce that workshops are available to help you understand new changes to UL & ULC smoke alarm and detector requirements. This three-day instructor led workshop will provide a fundamental understanding of the testing, performance and certification of smoke alarms and detectors based on revisions from the: 6th edition to the 8th… read more
November 3, 2015
ULC Standards has published the 2015 editions of the 6 Listing Directories
ULC Standards has published the 2015 editions of the 6 Listing Directories: Building Materials Burglar and Fire Alarm Systems and Components Fire Protection Equipment Fire Resistance Heating and Ventilating Equipment & Flammable Liquids and Gases Equipment & Marine Equipment Firestop Systems and Components ULC publications including Standards, Directories and ORDs are available via the ULC… read more
November 1, 2015
UL President & CEO Keith Williams Interviewed by Business News Network in Toronto
Toronto, ON, October 23, 2015 – UL President & CEO Keith Williams talks with Business News Network on UL’s evolution to cybersecurity, anti-counterfeiting, transaction security and the internet of things. Please click here to watch the interview online.
June 29, 2015
ULC Standards Endorses Safe Fuel Oil Tank Practice
June 29, 2015 In Canada, fuel oil storage tanks, commonly used for home-heating, have been in use for more than 90 years.  When the company was established in 1920, aboveground tanks for fuel oil were some of the very first products tested and certified by Underwriters Laboratories of Canada, initially to UL80 and then to ULC-S602… read more
April 10, 2015
UL Has Expanded Hazardous Locations Services
This year marks the 100th year that UL has provided Hazardous Locations services throughout North America. Over the past century, there have been many global explosion protection milestones for the industry. UL has been instrumental in many market firsts and has evolved into an important partner for global Hazardous Locations services. We know that delivering… read more
April 5, 2015
Standards Council of Canada Announces First Joint Canada-U.S. Standard for Plumbing and Heating Sector
  The Standards Council of Canada (SCC) and ULC Standards are pleased to announce the development of a Joint National Standard for balloon-type ball backwater valves.  The development of this joint Canada-U.S. standard is the first of its kind in the plumbing and heating sector. SCC and the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) support cooperation… read more