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Plastics: Specifying and Evaluating Materials for Electrical, Electronic and Mechanical Applications


This seminar will be held in English language. The course materials are in English language.


This one day seminar gives a complete overview of how UL’s evaluates plastic materials that are used in components and end product applications.

End product or component manufacturers: the knowledge you gain from this workshop will help you make better, more informed decisions regarding the selection of plastics, and help you move from the design stage to production as quickly as possible.

Plastic manufacturers: it will be much easier to understand what your customers are looking for and to develop new materials to meet their needs.

Workshop Topics:

  • Fire resistance
  • Flammability ratings: HB, V2, V1, V0, 5VA and 5VB
  • Mechanical, Electrical and Thermal properties
  • RTI (Relative Thermal Index)
  • Electrical Insulation
  • Enclosures
  • Selection of plastics materials depending on their use
  • Substitution of plastics materials used in components and/or end products
  • Traceability program
  • Special Applications
  • QMFZ2 and other plastics categories
  • UL Data base (http://iq.ul.com) to search UL certified plastics materials
  • Yellow Card for UL certified plastics materials

Target Audience

This course is relevant to quality engineers, certification engineers, R&D engineers in the following categories:

  • Plastics materials, compounds and insulation systems (also for sales and customer service)
  • Electrical and electronic components such as:
    • Motors, Fans, Ventilators, Pumps, Transformers...
    • Temperature Controls.
    • Switches, terminal blocks, connectors, conjunction boxes
    • Power supplies, LED drivers, Lampholders, Printed Wiring Boards
  • End Products:
    • Household appliances (major and small appliances)
    • Commercial Use Appliances (refrigeration, coffee machines ...)
    • Industrial Use Appliances..
    • Medical and Information Technology devices
  For early enrollment or multiple participant discounts, please email: ULKnowledgeservices.eu@ul.com
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Time Requirement


Workshop 1 day
825,00 €

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