UL in Latin America
UL has been operating in Brazil since 1998, with operations in São Paulo, Rio Grande do Sul and Brasília. Our quality and our commitment to life security are attested by our accreditation in the São Paulo unit as a Product Certification Body (OCP) by CGCRE/INMETRO under the number OCP0029 and in the Porto Alegre unit INMETRO's CGCRE Accredited Testing Laboratory under number CRL 0377. We continue to work for a safer world with customers, governments, importers, manufacturers and consumers worldwide.
UL Brazil Lab
Avenida das Indústrias, 135
Porto Alegre – RS
Bairro Anchieta, 90200-290
In Mexico, UL offers various types of services related to conformity assessment in the most varied certification schemes or modalities, established in the Policies and Procedures for conformity assessment, in the Procedure for conformity assessment of the Official Mexican Standard NOM-014-ENER- 2004 and corresponding NOMs, if applicable.
We are accredited and approved for Product Compliance Certification based on Official Mexican Standards (NOM) and Mexican Standards (NMX).
Santiago de Querétaro
Blvd. Bernardo Quintana Sur 302,
Santiago de Querétaro
UL has extensive knowledge of the Argentinian regulatory system and the compliance requirements necessary for products to enter this market. We are accredited by the Argentine Accreditation Body (OAA) and recognized by the National Directorate of Internal Trade (DNCI) to certify all products according to the standards of the Argentine Institute for Standardization and Certification (IRAM) or the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC).
In addition, we provide authorization to manufacturers and importers to use the “S” mark, required by DNCI together with the Argentine UL-AR mark. In the case of products, components and systems that already have pre-existing certifications, we can recognize the certifications issued by UL in the U.S., Brazil, Canada, Japan and Denmark, to validate them according to the local certification system.
UL is accredited by the National Accreditation Body of Colombia (ONAC) and recognized for certifying products in accordance with the Technical Regulations of Colombia. We offer certification for products that meet the requirements of the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC), UL Standards and international standards, for exporting products bearing the UL Mark to other countries.
We grant authorization to manufacturers and importers to use the local UL-CO Mark required by the country to import products that apply the Technical Regulations of Colombia. In the case of products, components and systems that already have pre-existing certifications, we can recognize the certifications issued by UL in the U.S., to validate them in accordance with the local certification system.