Outcomes Report for IE-2014-02 Now Available

The end of Verification Round IE-2014-02 occurred this November 2014.  The Outcomes Report for this round can be found here.  This report provides the detailed results of the Verification Round.  In this round 40 Level 0 and Level 1 investigations were completed.  The Level 0 investigations involved the Qualified Verifier attempting to establish Conformance based […]

PC and Displays Verification Round Plan PC-2014-04 – Level 1 investigations to be launched this week

The Plan for Verification Round PC-2014-04 is now available and can be found here. This Round will focus on packaging, and will address two optional criteria: 4.8.4.1 (Provision of take-back program for packaging) and 4.8.5.1 (Documentation of reusable packaging). Twenty-five (25) investigations are planned. EPEAT has taken a “snapshot” of the Registry, which identifies the […]

EPEAT 2.0: A Report from the Green Electronics Council about the First Stages

Seven years ago, a diverse group of stakeholders convened to determine a way to use market forces to advance the development of greener electronics. The result of this exercise was the Electronic Product Environmental Assessment Tool, or EPEAT. The EPEAT system was comprised of four core elements: an environmental leadership standard, a mechanism for brands […]

Verification Round 2014-02 for Televisions Will Launch Next Week

The second Verification Round in 2014 for Televisions is set to begin within the next week.  In this round, a lab will evaluate two randomly chosen Television products and do Level 2 and Level 3 investigations on 14 criteria (as applicable).  In addition, this Round will include 4 investigations randomly selected using a random number […]

Final 2014 Imaging Equipment Verification Round Launches Next Week

The third and final Verification Round for Imaging Equipment is set to begin within the next week.  In this round, a lab will evaluate two randomly chosen Imaging Equipment products and do Level 2 and Level 3 investigations on 13 criteria (as applicable).  Imaging Equipment Subscribers who have previously been involved in this type of […]