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SolaHD Surge Protection Devices Receive UL 1149 Third Edition Certification

Sola Hevi Duty 11/11/2009

Surge Protection and Active Tracking FiltersROSEMONT, IL, November 11, 2009 - SolaHD, one of the world's leaders in power quality technology, today announced that its complete line of surge protection devices have been evaluated and approved under ANSI/UL 1449 & UL Standard for Safety for Surge Protective Devices, UL 1449. 

Created by Underwriters Laboratories (UL) and American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the 3rd edition of UL 1449 replaces the 2nd edition, titled "Standard for Transient Voltage Surge Suppressors" (TVSSs). New, more robust codes and standards have been implemented to represent higher safety standards and test procedures.