Although IBM has an excellent track record of leading on environmental issues, plenty of electronic goods manufacturers are still not producing environmentally-friendly products. And, as e-waste (electronic waste) is growing three times faster than any other waste stream on the planet1, the situation is serious.
Thursday, November 24, 2005
IBM go Eco Friendly
IBM is well on track to achieving compliance with the environmental RoHs directive by the target deadline of
1 July 2006. Last week, the company stated that all new server and storage products announced from now on would be compliant, and that existing product lines would be re-engineered to achieve compliance.