100% of LG's U.S. e-Waste Now Goes to e-Stewards Recyclers, Who Won't Export it to Developing Countries
SEATTLE, Sept. 10, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Global electronics and appliance innovator LG Electronics has received high praise from the toxic trade watchdog group Basel Action Network (BAN) for ensuring that none of LG’s e-waste is exported to developing countries.
Team ENERGY STAR invites families to take ‘EPIC Pledge,’ save energy and spread the word for a chance to win LG prizes
WASHINGTON, Aug. 21, 2013 /3BL Media/ –The team of LG Electronics USA, PTO Today and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) are at it again for some back-to-school fun, showing families how to save energy and money at home, while teaching children how energy efficiency is good for the environment.
Team ENERGY STAR teaches kids how to save energy and help protect the climate with fun educational activities and energy-saving actions they can do at home with their families.
Net Zero Home Features LG HVAC System, Solar Panels, Home Appliances and Consumer Electronics
August 16, 2013 /3BL Media/ - As the major “ENERGY STAR Technology Provider” for the Proud Green Home, LG Electronics USA is playing a key role in this unique project that features techniques, products and design to create a sustainable home for the future.
Now Available to U.S. Consumers, New Super-Thin TV Combines Energy Efficiency, Picture Quality, Unique Design
WASHINGTON, Aug. 1, 2013 /3BL Media/ – LG Electronics’ groundbreaking new “CURVED OLED TV,” which went on sale in the United States last week, is the first OLED HDTV to be ENERGY STAR certified, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
The 55-inch class (54.6-inch diagonal) LG CURVED OLED TV (Model 55EA9800) combines energy efficiency with the highest levels of picture quality and design to deliver the ultimate in home entertainment display technology. The 55EA9800 joins the list of more than 125 LG-brand ENERGY STAR-certified TVs on the market in 2013.
July 17, 2013 /3BL Media/ - LG Electronics USA today applauded UL Environment and the Green Electronics Council (GEC), on their groundbreaking collaboration to include mobile devices in the EPEAT® registry of greener electronics for the first time. Together, the organizations will work with manufacturers, environmental groups, and purchasers to align the UL110 standard for mobile phones with GEC’s requirement for EPEAT. After approval, the updated standard is expected to debut in early 2014.
Home is where the heart is. But it’s also a place where families can be more conscious of their energy use. While conserving energy helps save the planet, it also helps homeowners save money.
According to Christine Ackerson, sustainability manager at LG Electronics USA, by adopting a green mindset and taking a few simple steps to be more eco-friendly, you’ll help preserve our planet’s resources and your budget.
More LG TVs, Refrigerators Awarded 2013 Designation Than Any Other Brand
WASHINGTON, June 27, 2013 /3BL Media/ – LG Electronics USA has increased the total number of consumer electronics and home appliances that are recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency as “ENERGY STAR Most Efficient” – including more television and refrigerator models than any other manufacturer to earn this coveted designation in the first half of 2013.
Unveiled at HITEC 2013, New Pro:Centric® Televisions Increase Options for Enhanced Interactive Guest Room Experience
MINNEAPOLIS, June 24, 2013 /3BL Media/ – LG Electronics USA, the industry leader in hotel- and guest-centric display solutions, is unveiling two new series of commercial-grade LED TVs featuring the latest Pro:Centric® platform, designed to deliver an enhanced, interactive guest-room experience.
LG Reduces Carbon Footprint With Additional Green Power Purchases
WASHINGTON, June 20, 2013 /3BL Media/ – LG Electronics USA Inc. has increased its green power use, further demonstrating its commitment to environmental sustainability and building upon its collaborative relationship with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the EPA Green Power Partnership.
Two LG ENERGY STAR® Verified Washer Models Meet Industry Standard
May 16, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Advanced front-load clothes washers from LG Electronics are the first in the world to meet the requirements of the new CSA sustainability verification service for industry’s AHAM 7003-2013/CSA SPE-7003-13/UL 7003, Sustainability Standard for Household Clothes Washers.
LG models WM8000HVA and WM8000HWA achieved the scores required to meet the new environmental standard, according to CSA Group, which verified these LG units following extensive testing and data analysis.