UL 7001
Sustainability Standard for Household Refrigeration Appliances

DETAILS
Edition Number:2SCC Approved:--
Edition Date:2014-12-19DOD Approved: --
Price Code:AANSI Approved: --
Type:ule

  • SCOPE

    1 Scope

    1.1 This Standard covers two-phase refrigerant compression-type refrigeration appliances for household use included within the scope of the US Department of the Energy (DoE) and Canadian Federal Energy Efficiency Regulations minimum energy performance requirements. This includes the following product categories:

    (a)    refrigerators;

    (b)    refrigerator-freezers;

    (c)    chest and upright freezers; and

    (d)    compact refrigerators/compact freezers.

    1.2 This Standard does not cover absorption-type refrigerators or refrigeration appliances for commercial use.

  • TABLE OF CONTENTS
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    • Transmittal
    • UL Harmonized Standard Title Page
    • Table of Contents
      • Sustainability Standard for Household Refrigeration Appliances
        • 1 Scope
        • 2 General
        • 3 References
          • 3.1 Normative references
          • 3.2 Informative references
        • 4 Definitions
        • 5 General requirements
          • 5.1 Units of measurement
          • 5.2 Attributes
          • 5.3 Assessment
        • 6 Point allocation system
        • 7 Prerequisites
        • 8 Audit scope and boundaries
        • 9 Attributes, criteria, and metrics
          • 9.1 Materials attribute
          • 9.2 Attribute: Energy consumption during use
          • 9.3 Attribute: Manufacturing and operations
          • 9.4 Prerequisite: Product performance
          • 9.5 Attribute: End-of-life management
          • 9.6 Attribute: Innovation
        • 10 Document retention and record keeping
    • Annex A (informative)Multi-attribute approach
    • Annex B (informative)Informative References
    • Annex C (informative)Refrigerant and foam blowing agent selection – Additional information
    • Annex D (informative)Environmental management systems
    • Annex E (informative)Innovation
    • Annex F (informative)Pre-consumer and post-consumer recycled content
    • Annex G (informative)Consideration in making sustainability claims