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UL has been working with small appliance manufacturers and retailers for over 100 years. Our services for the industry simplify the small appliance safety certification process, while providing the highest level of engineering and technical expertise our customers have come to know and expect of UL.

Consumer research shows the UL Mark is valued by consumers, and they look for it when deciding on whether or not to buy a product.

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The UL Certification Mark is one of the most widely recognized and trusted symbols of safety for consumers globally, giving UL certified products a clear path to market acceptance.

We offer a comprehensive portfolio of services and certifications to meet all of the industry’s needs, including:

  • Claims validation
  • EMC testing
  • Energy efficiency testing
  • Performance testing
  • Product benchmarking
  • Reliability testing
  • Safety certifications
  • Sustainability assessments

Our worldwide presence allows UL to provide local service in the local language as well as access to our global network of safety, regulatory and engineering experts. We assist our customers in meeting regulatory demands in all of their target markets.

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