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Upcoming webinars: Improve your sustainable procurement strategies

Want new inspiration and ideas, and stay up to date with the latest in sustainable procurement? Exciting webinars are coming up on three separate themes: more efficient purchasing strategies, AV procurement, and ecolabels. Register now!

Benchmarking your sustainable purchasing program — a pilot study
September 27

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TCO Certified, generation 8. Now accepting applications

TCO Certified, generation 8 is now open for applications. The IT industry can now apply for product certification ahead of the public launch in December.

Sign up for our industry webinars on how to apply for TCO Certified, generation 8

TCO Certified, generation 8. Webinar mini-series for IT industry on how to apply for next generation product sustainability certification.

What’s new in TCO Certified, generation 8?

TCO Certified, generation 8 marks a major step forward in several areas. With several new and updated criteria, this generation aims to drive progress in supply chain responsibility and transparency as well as taking a more circular approach to IT products by extending their usable lifetime and promoting re-use.

Benchmarking chemicals with GreenScreen® in TCO Certified

Of the thousands of chemicals available for commercial use, only about 1% have ever gone through testing to assess their effects on human health and the environment. In TCO Certified, we use the GreenScreen® for Safer Chemicals to identify a pathway to safer alternatives to be used in certified products. GreenScreen offers an objective, scientific way of assessing these potential effects, and finding safer alternatives to the most hazardous substances.