Socially responsible manufacturing improvements now verified for 15 major IT brands
We are now able to announce that products from 15 major brands of displays, computers and other IT devices have fulfilled the new criteria for socially responsible manufacturing as required by the TCO Certified sustainability certification for IT products.
Products from the following brands have been certified:
The criteria require third party audits at facilities where designated TCO Certified products are manufactured as well as corrective action plans for any non-compliance with the criteria. Brands must prove compliance every year through a third party social audit and meet a clearly defined code of conduct for social responsibility.
For the complete announcement, see the September 4 press release.