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UL Announces Horticultural Lighting Webinar

Jan. 19, 2021
Online event goes over UL 8800, the type of equipment covered by this Standard and the importance of installing UL 8800 Certified lighting equipment.

UL recently announced it is hosting a webinar on Jan. 26, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. CST, called "Designing a Grow Facility Using Safer Lighting Equipment." From designers of custom and modular systems to cultivators and processors, the need for certified, reliable lighting systems is a critical component in maximizing the return of investment from your facilities. In this online event, industry experts will discuss the importance of UL 8800, the Standard for Horticultural Lighting Equipment, the type of equipment covered by this Standard and the importance of installing UL 8800 Certified lighting equipment. 

Additional objectives include the history of development of UL 8800; key differences between horticultural luminaries and luminaires designed for general illumination; and NFPA 70 - National Electrical Code new installation requirements for horticultural luminaires introduced. 

For more information on the webinar and how to register, visit the UL website