• Q:Types of US Government Agencies---EPA

    A:The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is an independent agency of the United States government to regulate interstate communications by radio, television, wire, satellite, and cable. The FCC maintains jurisdiction over the areas of broadband access, fair competition, radio frequency use, media responsibility, public safety, and homeland security.

  • Q:Types of US Government Agencies---EPA

    A:The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is an independent agency of the United States federal government for environmental protection. EPA is responsible for the inspection and certification for diesel/gasoline engine equipment, retail automotive parts, gas, water treatment equipment, drinking water, pesticides, etc.

  • Q:UL LLC

    A:UL LLC is a global safety certification company approved to perform safety testing by the U.S. federal agency Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). It is an independent, non-profit, professional organization that tests for public safety.

  • Q:ETL Listed

    A:ETL SEMKO (formerly Electrical Testing Laboratory) is a division of Intertek Group plc specializing in electrical product safety testing, EMC testing, and benchmark performance testing.

  • Q:Difference between UL And ETL Listed

    A:UL and ETL are both what are called Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratories (NRTL). Both UL and ETL are US non-mandatory safety certification. Certification charges of ETL listed is much lower than UL, generally, only half of Certification charges of UL. You can save more testing fee for choosing ETL listed. It also spends much shorter for ETL listed certification than UL. In special cases, ETL can issue certificates first and then conduct factory inspections.