New report from TCO Development explains how buyers and uses of IT products can implement circular practices to reduce environmental impact.
TCO Development has extended their online Product Finder to now include measurable sustainability performance data for certified products.
A new addition to TCO Certified Edge will help IT buyers take responsibility for the escalating e-waste problem.
Stockholm, February 13, 2020 Purchasers increasingly include sustainability criteria in procurement. It motivates the IT industry to prioritize sustainability issues and the brands Ciara and Inforlandia are the latest to make adjustments to their production to meet the strict criteria in TCO Certified. Canadian public agencies have used TCO Certified in procurement for more than
January 24 is Circular Electronics Day, an initiative aiming to encourage organizations and consumers to take a more responsible approach to electronics.
Sustainability problems risk workers’ health in the IT industry. Engagement, long term investments and follow-up is needed to improve the situation.
October 17 is Global World Ecolabel Day. Trustworthy ecolabels can help organizations make responsible choices, leading to true environmental benefits.
October 14 is International E-waste Day. The initiative encourages the recycling of e-waste to lessen the burden on the environment.
The report Impacts and Insights 2019 measures sustainability progress among brand owners with IT products certified according to TCO Certified.
CO2 emissions from data centers is growing. To help tackle the problem, TCO Certified will be expanded to include data centers.