Apple Ditches Green Standard, Cuts Off Federal Agencies From Apple Products

iFixit - Federal agencies can no longer buy Apple products for their offices. According to a recent announcement, Apple will be pulling all of their products from the Electronic Product Environmental Assessment Tool (EPEAT), the leading green consumer electronics standard. EPEAT is designed to mitigate the negative environmental and social impacts of electronics manufacturing by requiring that products meet eight environmental “performance categories,” including product lifetime, toxic materials, and recyclability of components and packaging materials.

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-Mezzo-1572d ago

They've always be.

They're drunk on their own success, which is never fun.

KingPin1571d ago

this is a good thing. it will keep all all other companies environmentally friendly coz if they dont, apple will sue them.