How Green is the iPad?

Apple has sold 55 million iPad’s since they were introduced in 2010, which makes them the leader in the tablet market. Some of you might be reading this infographic on an iPad, but have you ever wondered how environmentally¬†friendly¬†your iPad is?

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<a href="http://sortable.com/blog/how-green-is-the-ipad/"><img width="600" height="4059" src="http://blog.sortable.com/files/2012/04/How-Green-is-the-iPad-600px.jpg" title="How green is the iPad" alt="Apple Environmental infographic"/></a><br /> <a href="http://sortable.com">Sortable</a> <a href=" http://sortable.com/blog/how-green-is-the-ipad">How Green is the </a><a href="http://sortable.com/find-tablets/Apple-tablets">iPad?</a>

Sources:

  • http://images.apple.com/environment/reports/docs/iPad_Product_Environmental_Report_2012.pdf
  • http://images.apple.com/environment/reports/docs/iPad_2_Environmental_Report.pdf
  • http://images.apple.com/environment/reports/docs/iPad_Environmental_Report.pdf
  • http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/blog/2010/may/24/how-green-is-the-ipad
  • http://www.nytimes.com/2012/01/26/business/ieconomy-apples-ipad-and-the-human-costs-for-workers-in-china.html?_r=1&pagewanted=all
  • http://images.apple.com/supplierresponsibility/pdf/Apple_SR_2012_Progress_Report.pdf
  • http://www.zdnet.com/blog/btl/with-apples-new-ipad-supply-chain-is-the-hero/71382
  • http://techcrunch.com/2012/02/20/apples-project-dolphin-green-energy-facility-in-north-carolina-among-nations-biggest/
  • http://www.slate.com/articles/health_and_science/the_green_lantern/2010/08/should_you_ditch_your_books_for_an_ereader.html
  • http://www.ipe.org.cn/Upload/Report-IT-V-Apple-II.pdf
  • http://www.greenpeace.org/international/Global/international/publications/climate/2011/Cool%20IT/dirty-data-report-greenpeace.pdf
  • http://www.pushinggreen.com/news/how-green-is-the-ipad–14
  • http://www.epa.gov/osw/conserve/materials/ecycling/faq.htm
  • http://www.forbes.com/sites/connieguglielmo/2012/03/20/apple-may-sells-up-to-66-million-ipads-this-year/

About Brenden Sherratt

Brenden heads up the Digital Marketing team and is responsible for connecting with new publishers and helping them optimize the ad revenue.