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 […]
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 […]
Verification Round PC-2017-03 is now underway. A Level 0 investigation period has already been completed. This round will investigate criteria for which verification requirements are difficult to prove, as well as criteria which have not been recently verified. A full verification round plan is available here.
EPEAT Clarification #40: Clarification #40 Revision D provides guidance for meeting 1680.1 criterion 184.108.40.206. This criterion recieved high rates of Non-Conformance in the past and Manufacturers have been asking for information about how to meet this criterion. This clarification provides one way that the criterion may be met but it is not the only way […]
Verification Round PC-2017-01 for PCs and Displays began in February of 2017. This round is composed of Level 2 and Level 3 investigations of products randomly chosen from a list of manufacturers that have not yet had Level 2 / 3 lab testing of a product. The Round plan can be found here.
Verification Round IE-2017-02 for Imaging Equipment begins June 15, 2017. This round will include Level 1, Level 2, and Level 3 investigations of manufacturers with products which have not been fully tested via Level 2 and Level 3. The Verification Round plan can be found here.