The Seal and Insulate with ENERGY STAR Program Partner Commitments and Definitions and Testing Requirements Version 1.0 has been finalized. The final documents and webinars related to this revision can be found below. The Definitions and Testing Requirements are currently in effect, and current insulation manufacturer partners will have until May 23, 2012 to recommit to the Seal and Insulate with ENERGY STAR program. Partners and other interested parties with questions or concerns regarding these materials or the revision process can contact firstname.lastname@example.org.This Web page will be updated periodically as new information is received. Manufacturers can visit the manufacturer web page for more information about how to partner with the program.
Several product categories are no longer included in the scope of the program as per the Version 1.0 Definitions and Testing Criteria (released 9/23/2011). EPA has developed the following guidance documents for manufacturers detailing important actions to be taken by the May 23, 2012 deadline to discontinue use of the program logos and marks.
A webinar was held on October 12, 2011 to outline final participation requirements for the Seal and Insulate with ENERGY STAR program and to explain decisions made throughout the enhancements process.
The final Seal and Insulate with ENERGY STAR Program participation documents for insulation products can be found below.
EPA welcomes feedback on the Draft 1 Version 1.0 Insulation Specification. Comments are due via email to email@example.com by April 8, 2011.
A webinar was held on February 23, 2011 to outline program enhancements for the Seal and Insulate with ENERGY STAR program and additional key program decisions for insulation manufacturers. Please email comments to firstname.lastname@example.org by March 18, 2011.
A webinar was held on October 21, 2010 to outline proposed participation criteria and logo use requirements for air sealing manufacturers. Please submit comments to email@example.com by November 10, 2010.
A webinar was held on July 22, 2010 to outline program enhancements for insulation manufacturers. Please email comments to firstname.lastname@example.org by August 12, 2010.