UL 7005
Sustainability Standard for Household Clothes Drying Appliances

DETAILS
Edition Number:2SCC Approved:--
Edition Date:2017-06-22DOD Approved: --
Price Code:AANSI Approved: --
Type:ule

  • SCOPE

    1 Scope

    1.1 This Standard covers clothes drying appliances for households included within the scope of the U.S. Department of Energy (DoE) and Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) minimum energy performance requirements. This includes the following product categories:

    a) electric clothes dryers; and

    b) gas clothes dryers.

    NOTE: Presently gas dryers are not a regulated product in Canada for energy efficiency.

    1.2 The clothes dryers covered by this definition include:

    a)    vented gas;

    NOTE: Presently gas dryers are not regulated product in Canada for energy efficiency.

    b)    ventless or vented electric (standard), 124.6 L (4.4 ft3) or greater capacity;

    c)    ventless or vented electric, compact (120 V) (less than 124.6 L (4.4 ft3) capacity);

    d)    vented electric, compact (240 V) (less than 124.6 L (4.4 ft3) capacity); and

    e)    vented electric, compact (240 V) (less than 124.6 L (4.4 ft3) capacity).

    1.3 This Standard excludes water-cooled electric ventless clothes dryers.

  • TABLE OF CONTENTS
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    • Transmittal
    • UL Harmonized Standard Title Page
    • Table of Contents
      • Body
        • 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 Attribute: End-of-life management
          • 9.5 Attribute: Innovation and drying time bonus
          • 9.6 Prerequisite: Product performance
        • 10 Document retention and record keeping
    • Annex A (informative)Multi-attribute approach
    • Annex B (informative)Informative references
    • Annex C (informative)Environmental management systems
    • Annex D (informative)Pre-consumer and post-consumer recycled content