HPD Version 2.1.1

What is the v2.1.1 version of the HPD Open Standard?
The HPD Open Standard was revised from v2.1 to v2.1.1 to address several specific, immediate issues. It’s not an overall standard revision. It represents on...
Tue, 3 Jul, 2018 at 5:40 PM
What are Special Conditions, and how does the HPD Open Standard v2.1.1 treat them?
Materials or substances may be considered within the HPD Open Standard to be “Special Conditions” for several reasons, among which are these examples: A c...
Fri, 6 Jul, 2018 at 2:20 PM
When is HPD v2.1.1 coming out?
HPDC released the HPD Open Standard version 2.1.1 on July 2, 2018.  This Release provides the official Standard document, as well as descriptive materia...
Tue, 3 Jul, 2018 at 11:36 PM
Is HPDC also updating the Builder?
Along with the release of v2.1.1, HPDC is updating the HPD Builder, the online tool that most manufacturers and preparers use to create HPDs. There is a sho...
Fri, 6 Jul, 2018 at 2:20 PM
What Special Conditions are currently covered by the HPD Open Standard?
HPDC has published guidance covering the following Special Conditions: Biological Materials Geological Materials Mixed Recycled Content Electronics ...
Fri, 6 Jul, 2018 at 2:27 PM
What Special Conditions are not covered by the current HPD Open Standard?
Together with its expert volunteer committees and members, HPDC is developing guidance for the following additional Special Conditions: Metal alloys Floa...
Fri, 6 Jul, 2018 at 2:29 PM
When and how will HPDC release additional Special Conditions?
HPDC has structured the HPD Open Standard so that guidance for Special Conditions is released via the Emerging Best Practices guidance. This allows HPDC to ...
Fri, 6 Jul, 2018 at 2:33 PM
What does the Emerging Best Practices guidance say about Biological Materials?
Here’s a quick overview. A Biological Material is a naturally occurring material containing genetic information and capable of reproducing itself or be...
Fri, 6 Jul, 2018 at 2:34 PM
What does the Emerging Best Practices guidance say about Geological Materials?
A Geological Material is a material extracted as-is from the earth in rock or sediment form, including rocks, clays, sands, limestone, and other industrial ...
Fri, 6 Jul, 2018 at 2:35 PM
What does the Emerging Best Practices guidance say about Mixed Recycled Content?
A Mixed Recycled Content material includes recycled content of mixed/unknown composition and/or composition that varies on a batch-by-batch basis. Such mate...
Fri, 6 Jul, 2018 at 2:39 PM