UL PRODUCT CATEGORY

Luminaires, Luminaire Assemblies and Luminaire Enclosures Certified for Fire Resistance, CDHW


Guide Information for Fire-resistance Ratings

300.21300.21

USE

This category covers luminaires, luminaire assemblies and luminaire enclosures investigated for use in fire-resistance designs as detailed in Fire-resistance Ratings - ANSI/UL 263 (BXUV). The luminaires, assemblies and enclosures (in conjunction with a luminaire) are intended for recessed installation in ceilings in accordance with ANSI/NFPA 70, "National Electrical Code." They have been shown to provide a degree of fire resistance with the floor or roof assemblies with which they have been tested.

The luminaires and luminaire assemblies have been investigated and found to comply with applicable electrical requirements and are so labeled.

PRODUCT IDENTITY

One of the following product identities appears on the product:

    Luminaire

    Luminaire Assembly

    Luminaire Enclosure

RELATED PRODUCTS

For information on related products, see Fire-resistance Ratings - ANSI/UL 263 (BXUV).

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

For additional information, see Fire-resistance Ratings (BXRH).

REQUIREMENTS

The basic standards used to investigate luminaires and luminaire assemblies in this category are ANSI/UL 263, "Fire Tests of Building Construction and Materials," and ANSI/UL 1598, "Luminaires."

The basic standard used to investigate luminaire enclosures in this category is ANSI/UL 263.

UL MARK

The Certification Mark of UL on the product is the only method provided by UL to identify products manufactured under its Certification and Follow-Up Service. The Certification Mark for these products includes the UL symbol, the words "CERTIFIED" and "SAFETY," the geographic identifier(s), and a file number.

Additional Certification Markings

Products covered under this category are additionally marked with the following information:

AS TO FIRE RESISTANCE
DESIGN NO(S). ____
SEE UL ONLINE CERTIFICATIONS DIRECTORY

or

AS TO FIRE RESISTANCE
SEE UL ONLINE CERTIFICATIONS DIRECTORY

Alternate UL Mark

The Classification Mark of UL on the product is the only method provided by UL to identify products manufactured under its Classification and Follow-Up Service. The Classification Mark for these products includes the UL symbol, the word "CLASSIFIED" above the UL symbol (as illustrated in the Introduction of this Directory), and the following additional information:

[PRODUCT IDENTITY*] CLASSIFIED FOR FIRE RESISTANCE
FIRE RESISTANCE CLASSIFICATION
DESIGN NO(S). ____
SEE UL FIRE RESISTANCE DIRECTORY
Issue No.

or

[PRODUCT IDENTITY*] CLASSIFIED FOR FIRE RESISTANCE
FIRE RESISTANCE CLASSIFICATION
SEE UL FIRE RESISTANCE DIRECTORY
Issue No.

* LUMINAIRE, LUMINAIRE ASSEMBLY or LUMINAIRE ENCLOSURE

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