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Greenpeace’s new guide to “green” electronics companies

January 16th, 2010

At the consumer electronics show held in Las Vegas held from Jan 7-11, 2010, Greenpeace unveiled its list of which electronics companies were taking responsibility for their e-waste and which had taken no action at all (or not good enough).

http://www.greenpeace.org/international/en/campaigns/toxics/electronics/Guide-to-Greener-Electronics/

Nokia and Sony Ericsson rank the highest for their electronics with scores of 7.3 and 6.9 (out of 10) respectively. If you need a new cellphone think about choosing one of these phones. For general electronics goods (TVs and Computers), Toshiba was the next highest ranked electronics company with a 5.3/10. As you can see, electronics companies have a long way to go to improve their green factor and take care of the whole e-waste problem.

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