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  • Make it green - cloud computing and its contribution to climate change

    Make it green - cloud computing and its contribution to climate change

    The announcement of Apple’s iPad has been much anticipated by a world with an ever-increasing appetite for mobile computing devices as a way to connect, interact, learn and work. As rumours circulated – first about its existence and then about its ...

  • Guide to greener and safer electronics

    Guide to greener and safer electronics

    With expanded and tougher criteria on toxic chemicals, electronic waste and new criteria on climate change only Sony and Sony Ericsson score more than 5/10 in our latest Guide to Greener Electronics. Nintendo and Microsoft remain rooted to the ...

  • Driving climate change

    Driving climate change

    This autumn the European Parliament and Council of Ministers are expected to cast their final votes on fuel efficiency standards for cars. The EU positions itself as a world leader on climate change, yet it has steadfastly failed to stand up to he ...

  • Playing Dirty: Analysis of hazardous chemicals and materials in games consoles

    Playing Dirty: Analysis of hazardous chemicals and materials in games consoles

    The use of hazardous chemicals and materials in electronic products is widespread. Despite some recent improvements – a result of a combination of legal restrictions in some parts of the world, and voluntary action by companies – many devices still ...

    Kevin Brigden, David Santillo, Paul Johnston