EPEAT Clarification #40: Participating EPEAT Manufacturers have requested an acceptable approach for using analytical test data that can be used to demonstrate conformance to 1680.1: Criterion 188.8.131.52. Draft Revision A of this Clarification went out for public comment in 2016. This Clarification reflects updates based on those comments. Due to changes in the Clarification, it […]
The Outcomes Report for Imaging Equipment Verification Round IE-2016-03 is now available. The Round included Level 0 and Level 1 investigations of Imaging Equipment criteria which had not been verified previously. Fifty-three investigations were completed. The Outcomes Report can be found here.
Clarification #38 relating to PCs and Displays criterion 184.108.40.206 now available This Clarification #38 is regarding evidence required to prove recycling for cardboard and other fiber-based materials (i.e. derived from a natural fiber) in PC and Displays criterion 220.127.116.11. The Clarification can be found here. Please note there is a separate Clarification for the same […]
Updated Clarification #32 relating to Imaging Equipment criteria 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124 and 126.96.36.199 Clarification #32 has been updated for Imaging Equipment criteria 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206 and 220.127.116.11. The biggest change is that Clarification approves for use additional Product Category Rules. The Clarification can be found here. To provide comments on the current draft click here.
Clarification #39 Open for Public Comment The Green Electronics Council has incorporated comments from participating EPEAT Manufacturers on the first version of this Clarification and is now sending the clarification out for another 30-day comment period. EPEAT Manufacturers have requested clarity on what evidence is needed for PC/Display criterion 18.104.22.168 verification requirement b), […]
The 2017 EPEAT Verification Plan has had some minor adjustments to accommodate training for new EPEAT staff. EPEAT has added a Level 0 investigation phase to the existing schedule. Level 0 investigations do not require any effort on the part of EPEAT Participating Manufacturers. The updated 2017 EPEAT Verification Plan may be downloaded here. Specific […]