Greener Electronics LG Ranking - 8th Edition

Publication - June 25, 2008
LG Electronics comes in at 16th position with a score of 3.3, gaining most of its points on chemicals and e-waste and scoring zero on all the energy criteria.LGE has launched new models of mobile phones with halogen-free housings, packaging and main printed wiring board. The company has compiled figures for e-waste recycling in Europe, Asia and North America and reports a recycling rate in relation to current sales for all regions. Globally, the recycling rate for total IT and telecom equipment is 13.2% and consumer equipment (that includes TVs) is 13.7%.