Consumer electronics are an intrinsic part of modern day life. The global consumer electronics industry is projected to reach US$3 trillion by 2020. Demand for consumer electronics is driven by the rise of disposable income in emerging markets and new technology in mature markets. Connected devices such as wearables offers new opportunities to attract consumers.
As a manufacturer, you are under constant pressure to innovate and keep up with changing consumer demands while managing cost and lead times. Nonetheless, customer safety is a top priority. Electronic products need to meet local safety standards in most countries.
With the help of UL’s responsive industry specialists, manufacturers can ensure their consumer electronic products confirm to safety standards and work as advertised. Compliance means faster time to market and profits in a highly competitive industry.
With the help of UL’s responsive industry specialists, manufacturers can ensure their consumer electronic products confirm to safety standards and work as advertised.
Drawing on more than 120 years of expertise in product safety science, today UL specializes in testing and certifying consumer electronics to Specific absorption rate (SAR), Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC)/Wireless and the latest hazard-based standard, amongst many others. By tapping into our regulatory intelligence, UL industry specialists can advise you on your compliance strategy for easier access to global markets.
Global Market Access
UL helps to simplify multiple market compliance by bundling product tests and certifications to meet all relevant national and regional market standards. Regardless of your location, this ‘one-stop-shop’ simplifies the process, reduces administrative and project management costs, and accelerates access to global markets.