HP expands recycling initiative to reduce ocean-bound plastics

Returned products are recycled and processed to recover valuable plastics and metals for new products, helping divert millions of tons of waste from landfills

HP announces first net carbon-neutral printers

The firm cut carbon emissions per printer by 7.3 tonnes a year and says the devices are constructed from 30% recycled plastic

HP hits ctrl-alt-del to 75% of single-use plastic by 2025

Last year HP used more than 25,000 tonnes of recycled content plastic for its print products

HP announces ‘world’s most sustainable PC portfolio’

The company nows sells 306 products made of environmentally-friendly materials across more than 19 countries.

HP uses ocean-bound plastics for small bit of new laptop

The new HP Elite Dragonfly notebook features a speaker enclosure component that is made up of 50% recycled plastic, including 5% of ocean-bound plastics

HP aims to power global operations with 100% renewables by 2035

The company says its Sustainable Impact programme has helped drive more than $900m of new revenue – a 35% increase year-on-year

HP proves it’s got the bottle for green printer cartridges

The information technology firm turned more than 8.3m plastic bottles into new electronic equipment and supplies last year

Multinationals join initiative to speed up switch to EVs

  Heathrow Airport, HP, IKEA Group and Unilever are among first 10 multinationals that have joined an initiative to accelerate the drive towards electric vehicles (EVs). The Climate Group’s EV100 scheme encourages global business commitments on electric transport, with members switching their diesel and petrol vehicle fleets to EVs or installing charging infrastructure by 2030. […]

HP buys green power for Texas data centre

US technology firm HP is buying 112MW of wind energy to power its data centre. The agreement with renewable company SunEdison will help power 100% of its data centre operations in Texas using renewable energy. It will avoid more than 340,000 tones of carbon emissions per year. HP expects to reach its 2020 target to reduce greenhouse gas […]

Fingers off the print button! World Paper Free Day nears

“Don’t print this email unless you really need to; think of the environment!” It’s a familiar note at the bottom of emails – and it’s set to take on global meaning on 6 November with the launch of World Paper Free Day. Businesses and consumers are called on to “banish” paper for the day by […]