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TCO Development to discuss sustainable smartphones at UN High Level Political Forum

July 6, 2018|Tags: |

TCO Development will be presenting the importance of sustainability in the smartphone supply chain as part of the United Nations High Level Political Forum in New York on July 9. The side event “Scaling Solutions for Goal 12 for Smartphones and ICT” will present implementable solutions that can help companies and public sector organizations make more sustainable choices when procuring smartphones.

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

March 7, 2018|Tags: |

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.

City of Vetlanda: Why we choose TCO Certified

June 19, 2017|Tags: |

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.

TCO Certified prüft nach Dell und Lenovo nun auch HP und vergibt Nachhaltigkeitszertifikat

May 4, 2017|Tags: |

Ab sofort gehört auch HP zu den Unternehmen, die ihre Notebooks von TCO Certified auf Nachhaltigkeit prüfen und zertifizieren lassen. Der US-Hersteller bietet seinen Kunden, ebenso wie Dell und Lenovo, damit die Möglichkeit, IT-Systeme zu kaufen, die von unabhängiger Seite auf Nachhaltigkeit getestet worden sind. Die Prüfung und Zertifizierung erfolgt sowohl nach sozialen als auch nach umwelttechnischen Kriterien.