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Sustainable Marketplace: Greener Products and Services

Identifying Greener Electronics


Electronic products provide many benefits to our lives, from staying connected with family and friends at a distance, democratizing access to information and educational resources, unlocking creativity and spurring innovation, to enabling mobilityHowever, the manufacture, use, and disposal of electronics can negatively impact public health and the environment. This webpage provides some resources to help you choose a safer and greener option.

Sustainability Considerations

  • Reduced climate impacts within the product supply chain
  • Energy efficient 
  • Reduction/elimination of environmentally sensitive materials
  • Contains recycled content
  • Designed for longevity, reuse, recyclability, and repair (e.g. battery replacement) 
  • Extended product life, upgradeable
  • Environmentally sound take-back and recycling options
  • Reduced and/or recyclable packaging

Additional Resources