AHAM Asks Congress to Strengthen Energy Star
WASHINGTON, DC (Nov. 7, 2017) — Testifying today before the House Subcommittee on Energy and Power, AHAM President and CEO Joseph M. McGuire asked Congress to make a series of critical moves that would improve and strengthen the ENERGY STAR program.
11/7/2017
AHAM Develops Guidance for Safe Servicing of Appliances with Non-HFC Refrigerants
WASHINGTON, DC (Nov. 6 2017) — The home appliance industry is in the process of transitioning to the use of non-HFC refrigerants in refrigerators, freezers, ice makers, beverage coolers, room and portable air conditioners, and dehumidifiers. This tra
11/6/2017
AHAM Takes Home Awards for Anti-Counterfeit Campaign and Interactive Kitchen
WASHINGTON, D.C. (September 14, 2017)—AHAM is pleased to announce that it has received awards for two recent, consumer-focused communications efforts.
9/14/2017
AHAM Honors Top Home Appliance Industry Leaders 2017
WASHINGTON, DC (April 25, 2016) — The Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers (AHAM) honored several industry leaders for their contributions to the home appliance industry and to the Association during AHAM’s annual member meeting, Digital Desti
5/22/2017
AHAM Approves New Volunteer Leaders
The Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers (AHAM) announced new association leaders at its annual member meeting, “The Next 50…,” held April 30-May 2 in Washington, D.C.
5/1/2017
Home Appliance Industry Applauds Publication of Canada's New Energy Efficiency Regulations
AHAM applauds the publication of the new Energy Efficiency Regulations, 2016 – Amendment 13, by Natural Resources Canada that will increase energy performance for many household appliances, including refrigerators and freezers, clothes washers and dr
1/12/2017
Home Appliance Industry Launches Campaign to Stop Sale of Counterfeit Water Filters
The Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers, in partnership with the manufacturers of 17 leading refrigerator brands, has announced a campaign to educate consumers on the growing risk of unknowingly buying counterfeit and deceptively labeled wate
12/13/2016
Good News for Consumers on Dishwashers
After reviewing appliance industry data, the U.S. Department of Energy has decided not to tighten the limits on energy and water requirements for residential dishwashers.
12/13/2016
EPA Trivializes Concerns of Home Appliance Industry & Moves Forward with Early HFC Ban Date in Final
AHAM is disappointed by EPA's decision to deny the home appliance industry the time it needs to cost effectively transition from hydrofluorocarbon (HFC) refrigerant used in domestic refrigeration to newer alternatives.
9/29/2016
AHAM Expands Canadian Staff
OTTAWA, Ontario (August 15, 2016) — Lisa Sattler has joined the Canadian office of the Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers as manager, regulatory affairs. In this new role, Sattler will be responsible for AHAM Canada’s policy and advocacy wor
8/15/2016
First Sustainability Standard for Household Clothes Drying Appliances Developed
WASHINGTON, DC (June 30, 2016) – The Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers (AHAM), CSA Group, and UL Environment today announced the publication of AHAM 7005-2016/CSA SPE-7005-16/UL 7005 Sustainability Standard for Household Clothes Drying Appl
6/30/2016
AHAM Urges Congress to Reform EPCA
WASHINGTON, D.C. (June 10, 2015) — AHAM President and CEO Joseph M. McGuire testified before the House Subcommittee on Energy and Power on June 10 in support of legislation to reform the 40-year-old Energy Policy and Conservation Act. AHAM is asking
6/10/2016
Appliance Industry Veteran Joins AHAM Staff
WASHINGTON, DC (May 27, 2016) — AHAM has hired Randy Cooper, a veteran appliance industry leader with nearly three decades of experience, as its new vice president of technical operations and standards. Cooper, who most recently served as design for
6/1/2016
AHAM Approves New Volunteer Leaders 2016
WASHINGTON, DC (April 25, 2016) — The Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers (AHAM) announced new association leaders at its annual member meeting, “Digital Destinations,” held April 22-23 in Naples, Fla.
4/25/2016
AHAM Honors Top Home Appliance Industry Leaders 2016
WASHINGTON, DC (April 25, 2016) — The Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers (AHAM) honored several industry leaders for their contributions to the home appliance industry and to the Association during AHAM’s annual member meeting, Digital Desti
4/25/2016