UL

Consists of the first letters of “Underwriters Laboratories”. It was established in the Illinois State of the USA, 1894.It is an independent organization which performs evaluations regarding product tests determining the Product Security standards with its Quality Management Systems.


The organization provides services in 64 laboratories in 104 countries. 


UL Certificate Categories

  • Household Appliances
  • Building Materials
  • Nutritional Supplements
  • Fire Extinguishing
  • Furniture and Bed
  • Personal Safety Equipment
  • Wire and Cable
  • Wireless Devices
  • Lighting Products
  • Personal Care Products
  • Plastic Products
  • Energy and Industrial Systems
  • Nutritional Supplements
  • Food and Beverage

What Are The Advantages of UL Certificate?

With UL Certificate;

  • Customs clearance is ensured in product groups which are obligatory in the USA Market
  • Entrance to UL supply chain is provided
  • A wide market advantage is ensured worldwide
  • With UL certificate which is the most difficult product quality certificate to be received, product reliability is risen.

Stages of UL Certificate

  • Standard is defined for the product
  • Tests to be performed for the product are determined
  • If any, test devices are supplied for tests to be performed in the production facility.
  • Procedures of UL Standard are included in the documentation of quality management system.
  • Factory Production Control System is installed.
  • Technical document of the product is prepared.
  • If the product to be tested is small, it is shipped to the UL laboratory, or tested in place.
  • If the product passes the test, factory visit and load control is made.
  • If compliant, UL Certificate is issued.

UL Certificate Consultancy

UL Certificate is one of the world’s most difficult standards. It is also one of the most overcosting standards. UL standard has a unique structure. Reading the standard and dialog with UL audit elements and requested documentation require a certain expertise.Consultants of Eurocert will be with you at this stage and until the process of documentation.You may ask all your questions about UL Certificate to Eurocert experts.

Examples for UL Standards

Standards for Electric and Electronic Products

UL 153, Portable Electric Lamps

UL 197, Commercial Electric Cooking Appliances

UL 796, Printed-Cabling Boards

UL 1026, Electric Household Appliances Cooking and Food Service

UL 1492, Audio / Video Products and Accessories

UL 1598, Armatures

UL 1642, Lithium Batteries

UL 1995, Heating and Cooling Equipment

UL 6500, Musical Instrument devices for Audio / Video and House, General Commercial and Similar Uses

UL 60065, Audio, Video and Similar Electronic Devices: Safety Requirements

UL 60335-1, Household and Similar Electric Appliances, Section 1: General Conditions

UL 60335-2-24, Household and Similar Electric Appliances, Section 2: Specific Rules For Motor Compressors

UL 60335-2-3, Household and Similar Electric Appliances, Section 2: Specific Rules For Electric Iron

UL 60335-2-34, Household and Similar Electric Appliances, Section 2: Specific Rules For Motor Compressors

UL 60335-2-8, Household and Similar Electric Appliances, Section 2: Specific Rules for Electric Shavers, Hair Clippers and Similar Devices

UL 60950, Information Technology Equipment

UL 60950-1, Information Technology Devices 

UL 60950-21, Information Technology Devices 

UL 60950-22, Information Technology Devices 

UL 60950-23, Information Technology Devices 

Life Safety Standards

UL 217, Single and Multiple-Station Smoke Alarms

UL 268, Fire Protection Signal Systems Smoke Detector

UL 268A, Channel Application Smoke Detectors

UL 1626, Residence Sprinkling for Fire Protection Service

UL 1971, Signal Devices for Hearing-Impaired

Building Product Standards

UL 10A, Tin Coated Fire Doors

UL 20, General Use, Building Keys

UL 486E, Equipment Cable Terminals for Aluminium and / or Copper Conductive Use

UL 1256, Standards for Fire Test Industrial Control Equipment of Roof / Deck Constructions

UL 508, Industrial Control Equipments

UL 508A, Industrial Control Panels

UL 508C, Power Transformation Equipment

Plastic Material Standards

UL 94 , Safety of Flammability of Plastic Materials for Parts in Devices and Appliances testing

UL 746A, Polymeric Materials: Short-term Enterprise Assessments

UL 746B, Polymeric Materials: Long-term Enterprise Assessments

UL 746C, Polymeric Materials: Electric Equipment Assessments use

UL 746D, Polymeric Materials: Fabrication Parts

UL 746E, Polymeric Materials: Industrial Laminates, Filament Wound Tubing, Vulcanized Fibre, and Materials Used In Printed-Wiring Boards

UL 746F, Polymeric Materials: Flexible Dielectric Film Materials for Use in Printed-Wiring Boards and Flexible Materials Interconnect Constructions

UL 62, Flexible Cords and Cables

UL 758, Standard for Appliance Wiring Material

UL817, Cord Sets and Power-Supply Cords

UL 2556, Wire and Cable Test Methods

ULC Standards, Canada Standards developed by a member of UL family

CAN/ULC-S101-07, Standard Methods of Fire Endurance Tests of Building Construction and Materials

CAN/ULC-S102-10, Standard Method of Test for Surface Burning Characteristics of building Materials and Assemblies

CAN/ULC-S102.2-10, Standard Method of Test for Surface Burning Characteristics of Flooring, Floor 

Coverings, and Miscellaneous Materials and Assemblies

CAN/ULC-S104-10, Standard Method for Fire Tests of Door Assemblies

CAN/ULC-S107-10, Methods Of Fire Tests Of Roof Coverings

CAN/ULC-S303-M91 (R1999), Standard for Local Burglar Alarm Units and Systems