Verification Round Plan PC-2015-02 to be launched in early June 2015 – training available

The Plan for Verification Round PC-2015-02 is now available and can be found here. This Round will focus on one criterion (4.1.4.1) for which higher rates of higher non-conformance have occurred in previous Verification Rounds. This Round will also target specific criteria (4.3.2.2, 4.4.1.1 and 4.8.5.1) for which, in a previous investigation, a product was […]

China Quality Certification Centre (CQC) First to Join Expanded EPEAT PRE Network

Following a multi-year pilot program with five global organizations, the Green Electronics Council today expanded the network of EPEAT-approved PREs by qualifying the China Quality Certification Centre (CQC). CQC is the largest professional certification body in China. As a PRE (“Product Registration Entity”), CQC will work with manufacturers to identify whether their products meet the […]

Recycled-Resin Manufacturer The Lavergne Group Becomes EPEAT Champion

The LAVERGNE GROUP INC., a leader in the manufacture of engineering resins, composites and alloys used in electronics, automobiles and office furniture, today announced its has committed to the EPEAT Champion program. EPEAT is the definitive global rating system for green electronics.  As an EPEAT Champion, The LAVERGNE GROUP will promote the EPEAT system and […]

Kaiser Permanente Earns Top Marks in 2015 EPEAT Purchaser Awards

The Green Electronics Council today announced during CleanMed that Kaiser Permanente is the first health-care system to win an EPEAT Purchaser Award. The EPEAT Purchaser Awards recognize excellence in the procurement of environmentally preferable electronics. Kaiser Permanente, one of the nation’s leading health care providers and not-for-profit health plans, earned an award for buying laptops, […]