Evaluating the Safety and Performance of Horticultural Lighting and Grow Systems

June 20, 2019

In this UL white paper, we’ll discuss the function of horticultural lighting in controlled environment agricultural operations, as well as the specific safety and performance requirements applicable to these specialized horticultural luminaires and systems. We’ll also discuss the scope of safety evaluations available under UL 8800, Outline of Investigation for Horticultural Lighting Equipment, and conclude with a summary of the potential advantages of UL 8800 horticultural lighting and grow system certification.