Kuraray Fastening Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Kita-ku, Osaka; President: Takeshi Ueyama; hereinafter "Kuraray Fastening"), a Group subsidiary producing and selling MAGICTAPE hook and loop fasteners, announces that it acquired UL94V-2 safety certification pertaining to flame resistance for its FREEMAGIC fasteners from UL, an internationally recognized third-party testing and certification body. Drawing on the advantage of this certification, Kuraray Fastening will expand its marketing of FREEMAGIC worldwide in wide-ranging fields, including electronics, industrial machinery and automotives.
|Product name and number||FREEMAGIC, F9820Y. 00 FAR ULG|
|Certification name||UL94V-2 (flame resistant property)|
|Applications||Bundling wiring and cords that are installed in electronic equipment, industrial machineries, automobiles, aircraft and rolling stock, etc.|
|Sales target||500,000 meters (product width: 25mm) in the initial fiscal year following the acquisition of the certification|
UL (Underwriters Laboratories Inc.) is an independent testing and certification body established in the United States in 1894 with the aim of contributing to public safety. For more than a century, UL has helped ensure product safety in a range of industries, mainly through the formulation of product standards and the provision of testing and certification services based on such standards. The "UL" symbol has been recognized by a number of state and municipal governments in the United States and is trusted as a proof of quality and credibility by U.S. consumers. Also, approximately 70% of UL's safety standards have obtained the approval of the ANSI (American National Standards Institute) and have been adopted as national standards in the United States.
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