Emerson Climate Technologies Design Services Network Earns Accreditation for its Test Lab

Emerson Climate Technologies Design Services Network Earns Accreditation for its Test Lab

Fully Accredited ISO/IEC 17025 Test Lab Meets Rigorous Standards

ST. LOUIS, November 18, 2010 – Emerson Climate Technologies, Inc., a business of Emerson (NYSE: EMR), announced today that the Design Services Network test lab has earned ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation. Design Services Network is a business in the Emerson Climate Technologies business segment.

In earning this accreditation, the Design Services Network lab met strict requirements in the field of management systems, testing and calibration methods, compliance with safety procedures, technical competence, and the ability to produce valid results and address customers’ needs.  The scope of the lab accreditation includes a variety of commercial refrigerators, freezers, vending machines, ice machines and heating/cooling machines. DSN is also a CEC approved test facility in a number of product categories.

“Achieving this ISO standard is a testament to the dedication of our lab team and the quality of their processes,” said Rajan Rajendran, director of engineering services, Design Services Network. “Our customers will benefit from the consistent, reliable service this lab delivers. We see this accreditation as a competitive advantage in the marketplace.”

The Design Services Network test lab works with original equipment manufacturers to test foodservice and air conditioning industry equipment. The lab evaluates products and entire systems for energy efficiency, performance and adherence to regulatory requirements.

About Emerson
Emerson (NYSE: EMR), based in St. Louis, Missouri (USA), is a global leader in bringing technology and engineering together to provide innovative solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and consumer markets through its network power, process management, industrial automation, climate technologies, and tools and storage businesses. Sales in fiscal 2010 were $21 billion. For more information, visit www.Emerson.com.

About Emerson Climate Technologies
Emerson Climate Technologies, a business segment of Emerson, is the world’s leading provider of heating, air conditioning and refrigeration solutions for residential, industrial and commercial applications. The group combines best-in-class technology with proven engineering, design, distribution, educational and monitoring services to provide customized, integrated climate-control solutions for customers worldwide. Emerson Climate Technologies’ innovative solutions, which include industry-leading brands such as Copeland Scroll and White-Rodgers, improve human comfort, safeguard food and protect the environment.

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