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.

Webinar on-demand: Overview, TCO Certified generation 8 criteria and application process

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.