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New Regulations for Pollution Control Units for Commercial Cooking
Posted: March 24, 2020
UL 8782 is a new Outline of Investigation published by Underwriters Laboratories for certification of "Pollution Control Units for Commercial Cooking." This is the first outline that is designed to be used for pollution control units installed inline in grease ductwork which is serving restaurants. This new outline supersedes previous Standards that manufacturers have used, such as UL 710 which was intended for commercial kitchen hoods and UL 1978 which was designed specifically for grease ductwork. Manufacturers' pollution control units should comply with this new outline in April of 2020.
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