Category Archives: Underwriters Laboratories

UL introduces Blue Card for global recognition of 3D printing materials

Underwriters Laboratories, or UL, the company responsible for thorough studies into the safety of desktop 3D printing and various other certification documents, has launched a Blue Card for additive manufacturing materials. This card, also known as the Plastics for Additive Manufacturing Program, has been introduced by UL to help materials manufacturers reach their potential customers. Materials […]

New 3D printing materials from CRP, 3DVerkstan, CELLINK and Stratasys

We’ve rounded up some of the latest 3D printing materials developments and releases, including a renewable cellulose based 3D printing filament, and new bioinks for the engineering of skin tissues. Windform composite passes flammability and radiation tests CRP Technology is an Italian producer of high-performance composite materials. Its Windform range, designed for laser sinter 3D […]

3D Printing Industry Review of the year June 2017

At the beginning of June 2017 Big Four auditor KPMG published a report debunking myths about Industry 4.0 and urging companies to “be bolder” with digital solutions, including additive manufacturing. Following on in this theme, this month saw the signing of a number of high profile partnerships, and the launch of projects seeking to turn manufacturing […]