Sustainability in IT

Focus on sustainability in IT studies Radboud University

Radboud University is going to emphasize sustainability in all IT studies to improve awareness and improve IT growth. The topic of sustainability has been almost entirely lacking and that needs to change, says Associate Professor of Computer Science Bernard van Gastel in AG Connect. The...

Circular laptops

Circular laptops in Scottish Highlands

ILM Highland is launching a new service to refurbish unused and unwanted laptops in order to reduce e-waste. Each year, each person in the UK produces 23.9 kg of e-waste. On top of that, every British household contains an average of 20 unused electronic devices, of...

Climate neutral

Bol.com climate neutral according to CNC standard

Bol.com is the first e-commerce platform in the Netherlands and Belgium to be allowed to carry the Climate Neutral Certification mark. The company has mapped the entire CO2 emissions of its processes and formulated reduction targets according to the guidelines of the Paris Agreement. Bol.com compensates...

Sustainable technology

Accenture: sustainable technology strategy for growth and ESG goals

Consulting firm Accenture has conducted research on how companies can align their environmental, social and governance (ESG) goals with their technology strategy. Only 7 percent of the 560 companies surveyed do so fully, the study found. In the report, Uniting Technology and Sustainability: How to Get...

Flex IT acquires MKCL GmbH News

Flex IT Acquires German Demo Specialist MKCL GmbH

Leiden, 1 April 2022 – Flex IT, one of the largest European specialists in IT lifecycle management, has today announced its acquisition of leading European demo partner MKCL, in order to expand its demo services and Circular IT portfolio. The acquisition of MKCL is part of Flex...

Flex IT and HP

FLEX IT en HP Nederland introduceren circulaire IT-productlijn [Dutch/NL]

Leiden, 5 oktober 2021 – Om op kostbare grondstoffen te besparen, de ecologische voetafdruk te verkleinen en de levenscyclus van IT te verlengen, introduceren Flex IT en HP Nederland de HP Approved Selection by Flex IT-lijn. Dit is een selectie laptops, desktop-pc’s en displays die...