Product Registration Entities (PREs)

Participating manufacturers may register their products in any device category covered by EPEAT. Those manufacturers are assisted with product registration by Product Registration Entities (PREs), a global network of testing and certification providers who are trained in the EPEAT system and responsible for ensuring the ongoing accuracy of all information submitted during registration. Manufacturers may choose to work with any of the PREs listed below and can engage with multiple PREs if desired.


CESI Certification Body was established by China Electronic Standardization Institute(CESI) which was founded in July 1963 and is a non-profit making institution engaged in standard development, conformity assessment and measurement activities in the field of Electronics and information technologies. CESI Certification body provides professional services regarding green and sustainability aspects of the electronic products , including eco-design, RoHS, Energy Efficiency, Carbon Reduction , ISO 9000, ISO 14000,etc., helping the purchasers, manufactures, resellers and others to find environmental and sustainable products.

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Contact Ms. Yutao YANG   +86-10-84029498

China Quality Certification Centre (CQC)

China Quality Certification Centre (CQC) is a professional certification body under China Certification & Inspection Group (CCIC) approved by State General Administration for Quality Supervision and Inspection and Quarantine and Certification and Accreditation Administration of the People’s Republic of China. As the largest professional certification body in China, CQC evolved from the former China Commission for Conformity Certification of Electrical Equipment established in 1984. CQC’s core business involves product certification, including China Compulsory Certification (CCC), voluntary certification, management system certification and certification training services. It is also a state authorized third-party certification body for certification of energy saving, water saving and environmental friendly products.

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Contact Jie Yu, Director of PCD-6



Stuttgart, Germany – Guangzhou, China – Concord, California, United States

DEKRA SE currently operates in more than 50 countries, with over 28,000 employees committed to ensuring long-term safety, quality and environmental protection. The DEKRA Business Units “Automotive”, “Industrial” and “Personnel” provide services in the fields of vehicle inspections, expert appraisals, international claims management, consulting, industrial testing, product testing, certification, environmental protection, qualification, and temporary work. In 2012 DEKRA generated sales totaling over 2 billion Euros.

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Contacts: Christina Bocher, Americas and Europe; & Stan Zurkiewicz, Asia



Chicago, IL – Cortland, NY – Ottawa, ON

Intertek is a leading provider of quality and safety solutions serving a wide range of industries around the world. From auditing and inspection, to testing, quality assurance and certification, Intertek people are dedicated to adding value to customers’ products and processes, supporting their success in the global marketplace. Intertek has the expertise, resources and global reach to support its customers through its network of more than 1,000 laboratories and offices and over 33,000 people in more than 100 countries around the world.

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Contact: Matt Quinn

TüV Rheinland

TUV Rheinland and EPEAT

Cologne, Germany — Beijing, China — Boxborough, Massachusetts, United States

TüV Rheinland, founded in 1872, is a global leader in independent testing, inspection and certification services. The Group maintains a presence at around 500 locations in 66 countries with 19,320 employees. The independent experts stand for quality and safety for people, the environment, and technology in nearly all aspects of life. TüV Rheinland inspects technical equipment, products and services, oversees projects and helps to shape processes for companies. Its experts train people in a wide range of careers and industries. TüV Rheinland employs a global network of approved labs, testing and education centres. Since 2006, TüV Rheinland has been a member of the United Nations Global Compact to promote sustainability and combat corruption.

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Contact: Fallight Xu

UL Environment


Northbrook, Illinois, United States

UL Environment, a business unit of UL, works to advance global sustainability, environmental health, and safety by supporting the growth and development of environmentally preferable products, services and organizations. UL Environment helps companies achieve their sustainability goals – and help purchasers, specifiers, retailers, governments, and consumers find products they can trust. UL Environment offers environmental claim validations, multi-attribute product certifications, environmental product declarations, indoor air quality certification, product emissions testing, organizational sustainability certification, and consulting.

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Contact: Pamela Seaver

VDE Institute


Offenbach am Main, Germany

VDE (Verband der Elektrotechnik, Elektronik, Informationstechnik e.V) Association for Electrical, Electronic & Information Technologies based in Germany operates the VDE Testing and Certification Institute as a well-known testing and certification body, internationally active for over 90 years, and accredited by multiple organizations worldwide. The VDE Institute provides premium services regarding safety, usability as well as EMC and operates a chemical lab, to cover environmental regulatory material requirements and the sustainability aspects of electronic products.

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Contact: Bernd Franke, Offenbach am Main

Green Electronics Council

GEC PRE logo

Portland, Oregon, United States

The Green Electronics Council operates a Product Registration Entity (PRE) that can assist manufacturers with product declarations worldwide on the EPEAT Registry. There is no advantage to working with the GEC’s PRE program over an outside PRE organization. To learn more about engaging the GEC’s PRE, please click here. To learn more about the overall registration process, click here.