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Samsung lowers greenhouse gas emissions by 243.1 mln tons from 2009 to 2018

Thursday 1 August 2019 | 11:17 CET | News
Samsung said it reduced its accumulated greenhouse gas emissions by 243.1 million tons from 2009 to 2018 thanks to the use of high-efficiency products. This is equivalent to the greenhouse gas emissions of 1.5 billion people's refrigerator usage over the span of an entire year. By establishing a circular resource economy system, as of last year 54 countries participated in taking back end-of-life products from Samsung customers. About 3.55 million tons of e-waste was collected cumulatively from the take-back programme between 2009 and 2018. In addition, an accumulated amount of 220,000 tons

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