hide message

Welcome to the Resource Centre

We make it our mission to work with advocates in civil society, business and government to address inequalities of power, seek remedy for abuse, and ensure protection of people and planet.

Both companies and impacted communities thank us for the resources and support we provide.

This is only possible because of your support. Please make a donation today.

Thank you,
Phil Bloomer, Executive Director

Donate now hide message

You are being redirected to the story the piece of content is found in so you can read it in context. Please click the following link if you are not automatically redirected within a couple seconds:
en/greenpeace-says-hi-tech-products-made-by-hp-others-use-toxic-flame-retardants-calls-on-companies-to-commit-to-reducing-e-waste-from-their-products#c41186

[DOC] Greenpeace statement in response to Hewlett-Packard

Author: Greenpeace, Published on: 7 June 2005

HP prides itself in its program “to ensure that each product is safe for people and the planet”. However, its pride is misplaced because its products contain hazardous chemicals and are therefore far from environmentally sound...Greenpeace has met with HP on several occasions over the past two years to request that it join other leaders of the electronics industry such as Samsung, Sony, Sony Ericsson [joint venture Sony & Ericsson] and Nokia, and commits to substituting the most dangerous chemicals in their products with safer alternatives. Unlike these other companies, HP has failed to make any such commitment.

Read the full post here

Related companies: Ericsson HP (Hewlett-Packard) Nokia Sony Sony Ericsson (joint venture Sony & Ericsson)