Clarification #39 Open for Public Comment

Participating EPEAT Manufacturers have requested clarity on what evidence is needed for PC/Display criterion 4.8.2.2 verification requirement b), which reads, “Demonstration that material is normally recyclable or, if not, that there exists a market/use.” In particular, numerous questions have arisen regarding how to prove there exists a market/use for packaging materials that are not considered […]

Verification Round Plan for PC-2016-03

The Green Electronics Council is launching Verification Round PC-2016-03 on Aug. 22. In this Verification Round, there will be Level-1 investigations and Level 2/3 investigations for a total of 23 investigations.  The Verification Plan for PC-2016-03 can be found here. Nine Level-1 investigations will be performed to verify criterion 4.4.2.2 on tablets/slates only. In Level-1 investigations, an […]

EPEAT Outcomes Report for PC-2016-01 is Now Available

The Outcomes Report for Personal Computers and Displays Verification Round PC-2016-01 is now available, and can be found here. The Round included Level 1 investigation where all products and criteria were chosen randomly.  A total of 84 investigations were completed. Download the Outcomes Report for Verification Round PC-2016-01

Clarification #38 Open for Public Comment

EPEAT Clarification #38: Evidence required to prove recycling for cardboard and other fiber-based packaging materials in criterion 4.8.2.2 is now open for public comment. Comments will be accepted from all interested stakeholders until August 18, 2016. At the end of the comment period, EPEAT will determine and communicate the effective date.   The current draft of […]

Outcomes Report for Personal Computers and Displays Verification Round PC-2015-04 is now available

The Outcomes Report for Personal Computers and Displays Verification Round PC-2015-04 is now available, and can be found here. The Round included Level 1investigation for targeted criteria for which, in a previous investigation, corrective actions did not fully address other registered products.  This Round also included Level 0 investigations and Level 1 investigations, as needed, […]

EPEAT Clarification #37 is now open for public comment

EPEAT Clarification #37: Applicability of the JEMAI Carbon Footprint of Product Communication Program to criteria 4.5.2.1, 4.5.2.2 and 4.7.3.1 for Imaging Equipment and 4.7.3.1 for Televisions is now open for public comment. Comments will be accepted from all interested stakeholders until July 6, 2016.  At the end of the comment period, EPEAT will determine and […]