TCO Certified, generation 8
Using TCO Certified in procurements contributes to SDG goal 12 by criteria for, product lifetime extension, responsible minerals sourcing, process chemicals, environmental management system, chemicals in products, and educational activities including webinars, meetings, web content amongst others.
TCO Certified, generation 8 encourages a circular approach to the production and consumption of IT products by demanding durable products that can be repaired, upgraded and recycled. With this generation we have also taken a large step in supply chain responsibility with tougher criteria in general and increased monitoring and follow up in high risk factories. TCO Certified, generation 8 is also designed to help purchasing organizations contribute to the UN Sustainable Development Goals.