Includes eligibility criteria and partner commitments, which are required in order for your product to earn the ENERGY STAR label.
Dishwasher Program Requirements Version 5.2 (Effective until January 29, 2016; note: as of September 15, 2015, CBs will no longer certify new products to V5.2)
Dishwashers Program Requirements Version 6.0 (Effective January 29, 2016; note: as of September 15, 2015, product brand owners may have products certified to V6.0)
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Historical List: On January 20, 2012, the ENERGY STAR residential dishwasher specification changed. View the last list of dishwashers that were qualified prior to the specification change .
Applying for the ENERGY STAR
If your product meets our criteria, then apply for an ENERGY STAR label.
To qualify a new product, contact an EPA-recognized Certification Body (CB) to have the product's performance certified. A list of EPA-recognized CBs, as well as an overview of EPA's third-party certification procedures, is available at www.energystar.gov/3rdpartycert.
Fact sheets, retail training materials, and other tools to help communicate the benefits of purchasing products that have earned the ENERGY STAR.