Panasonic

Headquarters in Japan

Panasonic website

The Panasonic brand is owned by Panasonic Corp., which was known as Matsushita Electric Industrial until October 2008.

 

🔎 Run a search for “Panasonic”

Get RSS feed of these results

All stories

Article
9 March 2006
+ Français - Hide

Author: Greenpeace France

A l'occasion du CeBIT, le plus grand salon international de l'électronique qui se tient à Hanovre, les militants de Greenpeace...[tiennent à] rappeler qu'avec le développement des outils électroniques toujours plus rapides, plus compacts, plus...

Read more

Article
9 March 2006

HP rises to the toxic challenge

Author: Greenpeace

Electronics giant Hewlett Packard has risen to the challenge we set them and committed to a phase out plan for a range of hazardous chemicals in its products...HP joins big industry names like Sony, Nokia, Samsung, LG and Sony Ericsson who are leading...

Read more

Article
24 October 2005

[PDF] full report: "The Digital Dump: Exporting Re-use and Abuse to Africa"

Author: Jim Puckett, Sarah Westervelt, Richard Gutierrez & Yuka Takamiya, Basel Action Network

...[Because] of widespread usage of toxic chemicals in today's high-tech equipment...most...electronic wastes are hazardous wastes... [Much] of the growth in the information technology (IT) sector in developing countries has been fueled by the...

Read more

Story
1 October 2005

Business for Social Responsibility reviews how 33 companies have reported on economic impacts under Global Reporting Initiative - includes GE, McDonald's, Novo Nordisk, Shell, Starbucks, Toyota

See full story

Article
1 October 2005

[PDF] Reporting on Economic Impacts: A Report by Business for Social Responsibility for the Global Reporting Initiative

Author: Business for Social Responsibility

The 2002 Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) Sustainability Reporting Guidelines included a new set of Economic Performance Indicators designed to measure an organization’s impacts on the economic circumstances of its stakeholders and the local,...

Read more

Story
17 August 2005

Report finds American electronic waste polluting India & China, exposing workers & others to toxics

See full story

Article
17 August 2005

[DOC] press release: "U.S. E-Waste Polluting Communities Abroad; New Report Underscores Need for Legislative Solutions"

Author: Computer Take-Back Campaign

A new report released today documents for the first time the extent of toxic contamination from obsolete computers, televisions, and other gadgets that have been shipped overseas by U.S. recyclers...US experts...are pointing to the research as further...

Read more

Article
24 May 2005

Computer giant HP mute over toxin use

Author: China Daily

An investigation by conservation group Greenpeace has found computers made by IT giant Hewlett Packard (HP) and sold in Europe as well as in China contain dangerous levels of deadly toxins...in a reply e-mail to Greenpeace...HP said: "...HP has a...

Read more

Article
23 May 2005

Pulling the plug on dirty electronics

Author: Greenpeace

Because our mobile phones, computers and other electronic products are made using toxic ingredients, workers at production sites are at risk of exposure and the products cannot be recycled safely when they are discarded. Many are routinely, and often...

Read more

Story
1 May 2005

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

See full story