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Webinar on-demand: Conflicts and violence when smartphones are manufactured

Two and a half billion people use smartphones daily. Did you know that smartphones are connected to conflicts and violence because of minerals such as tin, tantalum, tungsten and gold? These minerals are often called conflict minerals since they are mined in conflict-affected areas where human rights abuses are common.

2018-11-09T12:00:34+00:00May 24, 2018|Categories: Webinar on-demand|Tags: , |

Webinar on-demand: 2030 Sustainability Goals; Why are Smartphones Missing the Mark?

2.5 billion people are smartphone users today. Still, smartphones are lagging behind computers in terms of sustainability. Why, and how can this be addressed? Join us on March 21 for a learning webinar where we’ll discuss the current status of sustainability for smartphones. We will cover social and environmental sustainability issues throughout the product life cycle.

2018-11-09T12:00:17+00:00March 7, 2018|Categories: Webinar on-demand|Tags: , , |

City of Vetlanda: Why we choose TCO Certified

At the City of Vetlanda, Sweden, environmental, social and ethical criteria are an important part of our purchasing program. These priorities are reflected in our current purchasing policies. In our latest Chromebook tender, we decided to use TCO Certified to bridge the gap between our limited resources as a public entity and the expertise required to set relevant criteria and verify IT product compliance.

2018-10-30T11:51:39+00:00June 19, 2017|Categories: Neuheiten|Tags: , , |