Residential Dishwasher Specification Version 7.0

The ENERGY STAR specification for residential dishwashers is currently under revision. Materials related to this revision process are provided below. Partners and other interested parties with questions or concerns regarding these materials or the revision process can contact To be added to the product development e-mail distribution list, please send your full contact information to This webpage will be updated periodically as new information is received. For reference to the cleaning performance test, please see the development process for creating the Final Test Method for Determining Residential Dishwasher Cleaning Performance.

Stakeholder Comments on the ENERGY STAR Residential Dishwasher Draft 1 Version 7.0
AHAM Comments (PDF, 1.5 MB)
BSH Comments (PDF, 63 KB)
GE Comments (PDF, 163 KB)
NEEA Comments (PDF, 136 KB)
Samsung Comments (PDF, 335 KB)
Whirlpool Comments (PDF, 243 KB)
Draft 1 Version 7.0 ENERGY STAR Residential Dishwashers Webinar - Thursday, March 26, 2020
Draft 1 Version 7.0 ENERGY STAR Specification for Residential Dishwashers - Tuesday, March 10, 2020

EPA welcomes stakeholder feedback on the Draft 1 Version 7.0 specification. The comment period deadline has been extended to May 18, 2020. Please send comments via e-mail to