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Electronic waste finds big life with popularity of Apple

This guest post is contributed by Lillian Swift. While new technology reduces paper waste significantly, there is great concern over e-waste. For the uninitiated, e-waste refers to discarded computers, cell phones, and other electronic or computing devices. End-of-life electronic waste … Continue reading

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The Greenest Electronics Companies: 2011 Edition

In January, we posted about a Greenpeace survey ranking green electronics. The 2011 edition is out and there have been some notable changes. As shown by the graph above, the ten “greenest” companies surveyed were: HP Dell Nokia Apple Philips … Continue reading

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Steve Jobs Resigns as CEO of Apple

Steve Jobs, co-founder and two-time CEO of Apple, announced his resignation today. Jobs has been in poor health since he was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in 2004. He will not be leaving the company altogether—in fact, he has been named … Continue reading

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Is Your iPhone Green?

Have you ever wondered how green your iPhone is? This infographic gives you a pretty good idea. So the moral of this infographic is that the iPhone is not great for the environment. Workers are paid very little to assemble … Continue reading

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