Announcing an investigation into the home appliance industry on the anniversary of Dieselgate

Announcing an investigation into the home appliance industry on the anniversary of Dieselgate

This time last year the Dieselgate scandal erupted. The notorious cheating brought a car giant to its knees and is now threatening others. Less well known are the regulatory parallels between automotive and the appliance sector. 

Seeing such similarities between the automotive and appliance sectors, Coolproducts and partner NGOs Topten and CLASP have commissioned independent laboratories to test whether there is any evidence of defeat devices in some of the most popular models of televisions, refrigerators and dishwashers.