Recycling and Conservation

Is it possible to buy green electronics?

Electronic manufacturers are designing products that are more environmentally friendly. Consumers should look for products that:

  • Contain fewer toxic constituents
  • Use recycled materials in the new product
  • Are designed for easy upgrading and disassembly
  • Are energy efficient
  • Use minimal packaging
  • Have leasing or takeback options for reuse or recycling
  • Meet performance criteria that show they are environmentally preferable.


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