Greener Electronics Nintendo Ranking - 9th Edition

Publication - September 16, 2008
Nintendo remains in last place with a pitiful 0.8 points out of 10, scoring zero on all e-waste criteria. The company has banned phthalates and is monitoring use of antimony andberyllium and although it is endeavouring to eliminate the use of PVC, it has not set a timeline for its phase out.Nintendo discloses carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from its own operations and commits to cutting CO2 emissions and other greenhouse gases by 2% over each previous year.However, Nintendo admits that an increase in business led to a 6% rise in CO2 emissions in 2006.