CLASP Launches New Web Site, and Partnership with APEC

IIEC, a founding member of Collaborative Labeling and Appliance Standards Program (CLASP), has led a team of technical experts in upgrading the CLASP website,, which serves as the Internet-based energy standard and labeling (S&L) information clearinghouse for global S&L communities and also as the virtual home for CLASP. The new CLASP website is better able in providing global information on energy standards and labeling programs. It also enables visitors to access information dynamically and in multiple formats. CLASP has also developed a sponsorship agreement with APEC to enhance APEC's Energy Standards Information System ( The resulting, integrated, global database will enhance the user experience by providing more comprehensive and up-to-date information on S&L test data, minimum standards and labeling programs worldwide.

With the APEC linkage, the new CLASP web site will offer up-to-date information on S&L programs from more 60 countries around the world. A new design search-engine allows visitors to easily search and download more than 100 S&L related documents and tools from the CLASP online library. In addition, up-to-date S&L programs and new publications are added to the site every month. For more information, contact Mr. Sommai Phon-Amnuaisuk at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .