The Green Electronics Council announced today that NASPO ValuePoint has been honored with an EPEAT Purchaser Award in recognition of its leadership in the procurement of sustainable IT products. EPEAT is the leading global IT ecolabel which helps purchasers to procure more sustainable IT Products and is the flagship program of the Green Electronics Council […]
Launch Timeline UL 110 published by Standards Development Organization: March 24, 2017 Registry opens to manufacturers: May 1, 2017 Registry opens to the public: July 1, 2017 First verification round: Late 2017 Ways to participate in EPEAT Mobile Phone Registry Registration through an EPEAT Conformity Assurance Body Manufacturers can also participate in the EPEAT Registry […]
Verification Round IE-2017-01 for Imaging Equipment begins on 4/17/17. IE-2017-01 is a Level 1 Verification Round which focuses on criteria that have been infrequently verified or that have had questionable declarations on the registry.
Clarification #39 Revision C Open for Public Comment The Green Electronics Council has incorporated comments from participating EPEAT Manufacturers on the second 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 220.127.116.11 verification requirement b), […]
The Outcomes Report for PC & Displays Verification Round PC-2016-03 is now available. The Round included Level 1, Level 2, and Level 3 investigations of PC & Display criteria. Twenty-two investigations were completed. The Outcomes Report can be found here.
Verification Round PC-2017-02 Begins April 10,2017 Verification Round PC-2017-02 for PCs and Displays begins April 10, 2017. This round will focus on criteria with high rates of Non-Conformance and criteria that have not been verified recently. The round plan can be viewed here.
After numerous comments from stakeholders, Clarification #32 has been updated for Imaging Equipment criteria 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124 and 126.96.36.199. The Clarification can be found here. This Clarification will be open for public comment until 04/21/2017. Comments can be sent to Erin Gately.
Washington DC– March 14, 2017 – The Green Electronics Council (GEC), managers of the EPEAT ecolabel, presented 37 organizations with a 2017 EPEAT Purchaser Award in recognition of their leadership in the procurement of sustainable IT products. When combined, the 2017 EPEAT Purchaser Award winners realized cost savings of more than $33.8 million across the […]
EPEAT Clarification #14-4 Revision A: Clarification #30 was revised update the EU WEEE Directive annex number from Annex II to Annex VII in a clarification for 1680.1: criterion 188.8.131.52. This change was made to keep the clarification current.
EPEAT Clarification #30 Revision B: Clarification #30 was revised to include an additional test procedure (RAL-UZ 205) as functionally equivalent with the calculation of emissions by RAL-UZ 122 as specified in 1680.2: criterion 184.108.40.206. This is in addition to RAL-UZ 171 which was previously found to be functionally equivalent to RAL-UZ 122.