Experts propose eco-rating scheme for mobile devices at ITU

Monday 30 September 2013 | 13:32 CET | News
Industry experts have called for a globally aligned eco-rating scheme for mobile devices at the ITU Green Standards Week. The proposed eco-rating scheme would extend across networks, manufacturers and national boundaries and empower consumers to make informed purchasing decisions based on a standardised assessment of a mobile phone's environmental impact. Organisations working with ITU's Standardization Sector on the new scheme include device makers Alcatel-Lucent, Apple, BlackBerry, Fujitsu, Huawei, Motorola, Nokia and Samsung, operators AT&T, Orange, KPN, Telefónica and Vodafone and

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Alcatel-Lucent USA/FR / Apple / BlackBerry / Fujitsu / GSMA-India / Huawei China / ITU / KPN / Motorola / Nokia / Orange / Samsung / Vodafone
Countries: World
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