08 Apr '11, 9am

Dell: The Invisible Green Computer Company?

Dell: The Invisible Green Computer Company?

In this case, I and 13 other hand-selected people were flown by Dell to its Austin headquarters, where they had people from across the company (and the world) there to share what Dell has been up to in terms of sustainability. Despite the day long information session, I felt that Dell clearly cares about doing things the right way, as thoroughly as it can – and listening to what others think about it. I’m a long time Apple user, but I have to say that Apple could definitely learn from Dell’s willingness to be transparent about what it does, and where it falls short. And whereas Apple is seen as the innovator on so many fronts, it’s largely a laggard behind what Dell is up to in terms of sustainability, from product and packaging design to materials sourcing and end of life take back.

Full article: http://www.triplepundit.com/2011/04/dell-invisible-green-...

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