UL Environment Product Certification And Validation

UL Environment brings third party credibility to manufacturers by validating environmental claims and certifying products to various standards.

Environmental Claims Validation (ECV)

Providing validation of a manufacturers’ product claims.

  • Recycled Content
  • Recyclability
  • Volatile Organic Compound (VOC) Content
  • Mold-Resistance
  • Landfill Waste Diversion
  • Regional Materials
  • Reclamation
  • Rapidly Renewable
  • PVC Free
  • Bio-Based Content
  • Innovative Claims –Manufacturer specific.

Customer Benefits


  • Build trust with customers
  • Differentiation
  • Third-Party validation

Sustainable Product Certification (SPC) – EcoLogo

Multi-attribute certification that evaluates a product’s performance throughout its life cycle, covered attributes:

  • Energy reduction
  • Waste diversion
  • Recyclability
  • Salvaged material usage
  • Site preservation
  • Transportation reduction
  • Natural resource conservation

Customer Benefits


  • Certification and standards compliance

Provides consumer confidence in:

  • The quality of the product
  • The manufacturers integrity and commitment to Sustainability.

Sustainability Quotient (SQ)

Comprehensive, enterprise level program that assess and certifies the sustainability efforts of an organization or supply chain.
Evaluating:

  • Environment
  • Work force
  • Customers and Suppliers
  • Community Engagement

Customer Benefits



  • Reputation management
  • Enhanced risk mitigation
  • Increased profitability
  • Streamlined operations
  • Enhanced customer loyalty.

Indoor Air Quality Certification (IAQ)- GREENGUARD

Certifying products for low chemical emissions to improve indoor air quality.
Evaluating:

  • Total Volatile Organic Compound (TVOC)
  • Formaldehyde
  • +350 Individual Volatile
  • Organic Compounds
  • CA Chronic Reference Exposure Levels (CRELs)

Customer Benefits



  • Product differentiation
  • Recognition and acceptance in green building standards
  • Demonstrates a manufacturer’s commitment to the health and well-being of the people who use their products

Environmental Product Declaration (EPD)

Comprehensive, internationally-harmonized report that documents the ways in which a product, throughout its lifecycle, affects the environment.

  • Global warming
  • Ozone depletion
  • Greenhouse gas emissions
  • Ozone creation
  • Water Pollution

Customer Benefits



  • Build and maintain credibility with customers
  • Demonstrates leadership and differentiation in the marketplace
  • Helps products meet environmental reporting criteria as specified in procurement policies

UL Environment has 85 certification standards, and GREENGUARD or EcoLogo are called out in over 800 specifications worldwide. 

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