The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is distributing Draft 4 of the ENERGY STAR Lamps V1.0 specification for partner and stakeholder review and comment. This specification is intended to replace the existing Compact Fluorescent Lamps and Integral LED Lamps specifications, … Continue reading
Pursuant to subsections 54(1) and 54(4) of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act The Canadian Minster for the Environment has published Federal Environmental Quality Guidelines on Cobalt, Hydrazine, Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers (PBDEs) and Alcohol Ethoxylates. For more information on these guidelines please contact us
This white paper gives an overview of ENERGY STAR®, the United States’ (US) voluntary product labeling program designed to identify and promote energy efficient products in the marketplace. Learn about new specifications finalized in September 2012 by the Environmental Protection … Continue reading
Feedback on the draft is welcomed and can be sent directly to China’s National People’s Congress. Comments should be submitted by September 30th 2012. For more information on this amendment or how to submit your comments please contact us.
The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently released a new list of acceptable substitutes for ozone-depleting substances, including ‘Hot Shot 2′ for HCFC-22 and HCFC blends (affecting refrigerators, chillers, A/C units, and heat pumps), ‘R-407F’ for HCFC-22 and HCFC-142b (affecting … Continue reading
The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has just released its Toxicological Review of Trichloroethylene (TCE) in which it classifies TCE as a carcinogen for the first time. For further details, please contact us.
On 9 September 2011, the US Environmental Protection Agency issued a proposed rule amending its Mandatory Reporting of Greenhouse Gases rule. The proposed rule clarifies existing requirements, increases flexibility for certain calculation methods, amends data reporting requirements, and clarifies terms … Continue reading