Join Us in Minneapolis for the 2018 Purchaser Awards Ceremony – RSVP

Each year, the Green Electronics Council honors organizations that have made a commitment to greener electronics through the EPEAT Purchaser Awards. We invite you to join us! EPEAT Purchasers drive the worldwide electronics market toward products that are innovative, high-performing, energy efficient, longer lasting, less toxic, and easier to recycle. Their reduced environmental impact, collectively and individually, is the result […]

EPEAT Qualification of Standards – Evaluation for Servers

The Green Electronics Council (GEC) assists standards development organizations (SDOs) in their development of IT sustainability standards that may be used in EPEAT.  For GEC to consider the use of a standard in EPEAT, the standard is evaluated to ensure it was developed through a voluntary consensus process and that the standard represents environmental leadership. […]

Verification Round PC-2017-04 has started

Verification Round PC-2017-04 for PCs and Displays kicked off August 9, 2017 with Level 0 investigations.  Level 1 investigations are expected to begin in October.  In this round products and criteria were chosen randomly. A total of sixty-nine (69) Level 0 and Level 1 investigations were planned for this round. All active products, geographies, and […]

Green Electronics Council Announces EPEAT Guidance for Sustainability Reporting to GRI Standards

The GEC and GRI collaboration results in guidance on using purchases of EPEAT IT products in GRI reporting. PORTLAND, OR – September 13, 2017 – The Green Electronics Council (GEC), in collaboration with the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), released guidance today which details how purchases of EPEAT registered IT products can be included as part […]

Green Electronics Council Launches EPEAT Registry Mobile Phone Category

Mobile Phones from leading global brands are now available in the EPEAT online product Registry with additional devices being added later in the year. PORTLAND, OR – July 31, 2017 – EPEAT, the leading global ecolabel for the IT sector, now covers mobile phones. Along with desktops, laptops, imaging equipment and televisions, EPEAT now provides […]