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New UL SPOT includes enhanced search features, collaborative virtual workspaces and our new BIM Tools

UL is pleased to announce the release of the latest version of SPOT, the world’s largest credible resource for product sustainability information, at NeoCon in June. At booth # 7-2139A, you can see a demo of the newly enhanced SPOT application and learn about innovative features including: My Projects feature, which helps create custom project boards and connects design team members in a virtual workspace; Enhanced search functionality through tags, bookmarks and saved searches. BIM users can see a demo of UL’s free SPOT add-ins for Revit, Sketchup and AutoCAD that help streamline the product selection process for sustainable design. [...]

Dr. Marilyn Black of UL is presenting on the use of Flame Retardants at NeoCon Tomorrow in Chicago

Listen to Dr. Marilyn Black speak about chemical safety and its relationship to the use of flame retardants tomorrow at NeoCon, 9:30 - 10:30am. The Vice President and Senior Technical advisor of UL, Dr. [...]