Entries by andrea desimone

Bowdoin College

Bowdoin College is a 2015 EPEAT Purchaser Award Winner Over their lifetime, the EPEAT registered electronics purchased by Bowdoin College in 2014 will result in environmental impact reductions including: 30,213 kWh of Electricity, enough to power 2.5 U.S. households for a year 190 kg of hazardous waste, equivalent to the weight of 2 refrigerators 5,155 […]

Loyola University Chicago

Loyola University Chicago is a 2015 EPEAT Purchaser Award Winner Over their lifetime, the EPEAT registered electronics purchased by Loyola University Chicago in 2013 will result in environmental impact reductions including: 20,786 kWh of Electricity, enough to power 2 U.S. households for a year 325 kg of hazardous waste, equivalent to the weight of 3 […]

Verification Round PC-2016-01 – Level 1 Investigations to Launch in March

Verification Round PC-2016-01 – Level 1 Investigations to Launch in March The Plan for the first PCs and Displays Verification Round of the year (PC-2016-01) is now available. In this Round, all products and criteria will be randomly chosen. Eighty-four (84) Level 1 investigations are planned. In Level 1 investigations, an Auditor assesses Conformance to […]

Outcomes Report for Imaging Equipment Verification Round IE-2015-01 Now Available

The Outcomes Report for Imaging Equipment Verification Round IE-2015-01 is now available.. This Round focused on two criteria, 4.5.2.2 (Product specific greenhouse gas emissions – third-part verification) and 4.9.3.2 (Manufacturer recycles or reuses toner material collected through its cartridges and container take-back program) due to apparent confusion regarding these criteria.  

Clarification Open Comment Period: Reporting Grace Period for 4.8.3.1 (1680.2)

EPEAT Clarification #36: Reporting Grace Period for 4.9.3.1 -requirements for Imaging Equipment is now open for public comment. Comments will be accepted from all interested stakeholders until March 15, 2016. At the end of the comment period, EPEAT will determine and communicate the effective date.   The current draft of Clarification #36 and the link to […]