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UL and USGBC Announce Strategic Collaboration to Help Architects and Designers Find Products that Contribute to LEED v4 Requirements

MARIETTA, Ga., February 1, 2018– UL (Underwriters Laboratories), a global safety science leader, today announced a collaboration with the U.S. [...]

UL’s Product Lens™ Report – Context and Interpretation

A few weeks ago, UL Environment launched the Product Lens Report, a new chemical disclosure tool to meet marketplace product transparency demands, providing clarity by putting chemical hazards into context. You may be wondering what we mean by clarity and context. Aside from meeting the requirements in LEED v4 for chemical disclosure, the goal of the Product Lens Report is to offer transparency and interpretation of this disclosure, not just a hazards-only approach, which was previously the option. [...]