LG | LFX28968ST | Environmental Declaration | LG LFX28968ST Environmental Declaration

Model : LFX28968ST
LG Electronics’ strategic direction for products with greener features is to reduce the environmental load at every stage of the
product lifecycle. Our efforts to improve the performance of green features are based on designing for better energy efficiency,
reductions in raw material usage, improvements in product recyclability and increased use of recycled materials.
LG Electronics Environmental Declarations give information on environmental aspects of our products.
Document created on : 2013.11.07
Product type and model
Dimension (W×H×D)
W :Case
H :Top of door hinge
D :With handles
French 3-Door / LFX28968ST
35 3/8" x 69 3/4" x 35 3/8"
324 lbs
Dimension (W×H×D)
38" x 73" x 38"
53 lbs
Energy consumption (kWh)
Mode description
Estimated Yearly Electricity Use
This product complies with the below mentioned directives and regulations.
EU RoHS Directive
Directive 2011/65/EC
EU REACH Regulation
Regulation 1907/2006/EC
Ozone Depleting Substances as banned in the Montreal Protocol
>> Further information on the LG Electronics hazardous substance management system, hazardous substance
phase out program and REACH compliance can be found at :
Mechanical plastics parts heavier than 25g are labeled with material codes in accordance with ISO 11469 and
ISO 1043-1~4 to facilitate plastic recycling.
Recycling in the EU : LG Electronics has fulfilled the WEEE directive demands in all EU countries. The
following are recycling firms to which LG Electronics has subscribed at
http:// www.lg.com/global/sustainability/environment/take-back-recycling/global-network-europe 1)
Recycling in the US and Canada : LG Electronics complies with electronic waste regulations in each state in
the US and in provinces of Canada in which it does business. In addition, LG Electronics has voluntary
collection sites and holds periodic collection events even in states without e-waste laws in place. LG
Electronics is also a proud sponsor of Keep America Beautiful’s Great American Cleanup. The following are
recycling firms to which LG Electronics has subscribed at
http://www.lg.com/global/sustainability/environment/take-back-recycling/global-network-north-america 1)
Recycling in other regions : LG Electronics also operates take-back and recycling programs for unwanted
products in countries where local take-back regulations do not exits. Customers are advised to contact the
local LG service center for further information.
• The product packaging complies with the below mentioned directives and regulations :
EU Packaging Directive 94/62/EC
Ozone Depleting Substances as banned in the Montreal Protocol
• LG Electronics has phased out the use of Polyvinylchloride (PVC) from this product packaging.
• Plastic packaging material is marked in accordance with ISO 11469 and ISO 1043-1 to 4 or the relative
regulation in Korea, Japan and China.
• Electronic devices should not be treated as household wastes; check with your local and state solid waste
officials or your LGE service center for availability of recycling in your area.
• Please separate the packaging material according to responsible waste disposal practices and sort for
sound recycling; contact your local LGE service center or check local regulations for correct disposal of
household electronics.
• This product provides the user guide printed with soy ink for reducing emissions of VOCs(Volatile Organic
Compounds) and reduction of metal pigments. To download a copy of LFX28968ST user guide, visit
http://www.lg.com/us/support 1)
• Further Environmental information is presented in LG Electronics’ Sustainability Report (PDF form),
available online at :
http://www.lg.com/global/sustainability/communications/sustainability-reports.jsp 1)
• If you have questions, Please contact livegreen@lge.com
Environmental Protection
Agency (EPA)
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