Microsoft makes commitment to manufacturing and supply chain sustainability

Mar 7, 2014

Microsoft has achieved a level of certification that represents a new commitment to minimizing the environmental footprint of its hardware and packaging.

As the Microsoft Green Blog reports, Microsoft’s supply chain for hardware and packaging (Manufacturing, Supply Chain and Information Services) achieved ISO 14001 certification. ISO 14001 is an internationally-recognized framework for organizations to strategically manage and continuously improve their environmental performance.

The certification also represents cost savings through reduced waste generation, energy use and resource consumption.

Head over to the Microsoft Green Blog to find out more about the company’s efforts to reduce the environmental impact of its supply chain and devices.

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Athima Chansanchai
Microsoft News Center Staff

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