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Unformatted text preview: ost savings/operational efficiency 3 q New/expanded markets Web site: www.epeat.net Contact Information: Services Offered: 3 q Matching buyers sellers 3 q Technical assistance Holly Elwood (202) 564-8854 elwood.holly@epa.gov Description: EPEAT is a system to help companies evaluate, compare, select, and purchase more sustainable desktop computers, notebooks, and monitors. EPEAT provides electronic equipment manufacturers a clear and consistent set of performance criteria for product design as well as new opportunities to distinguish their products in the marketplace based on environmental performance. The standard may be purchased from the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. EPEAT operates a verification program to ensure the credibility of the registry. Business case: For companies purchasing computer equipment, EPEAT provides the easiest way to specify affordable, high-performance, environmentally preferable computer desktops, laptops, and monitors. Because products on the EPEAT product registry must meet ENERGY STAR requirements, companies using EPEAT save on facility energy costs. For manufacturers of electronic equipment, the EPEAT product registry helps you reach customers seeking pro...
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