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Verified Technologies for SmartWay and Clean Diesel

Requirements for SmartWay Verification of Aerodynamic Devices

Before applying for SmartWay verification, consider the following:

Requirements for device eligibility

The device must be:
  • Designed for a 53’ dry van (box) or refrigerated trailer; and
  • Currently commercially available.

Testing requirements

Manufacturers must communicate with EPA before conducting testing for verification purposes (this does not apply to R&D testing).

EPA cannot accept test data from an unapproved test program, no exceptions.

Requirements for the applicant

The applicant must be able to ensure that:
  • All information submitted for application is correct;
  • Technology will be manufactured and installed as described;
  • Technology will perform as described.

Requirements for health effects and safety of technology

Concerns with health effects or safety may need to be addressed prior to EPA review of a technology for verification.

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