Over their lifetime, compared to products that do not meet EPEAT criteria, the 8 EPEAT-registered IT products purchased by Mount Madonna Center in 2018 will result in environmental impact reductions including:
Reduce use of primary materials by 2 metric tons, equivalent to the weight of 0.4 elephants
Avoid the disposal of 0.01 metric tons of hazardous waste, equal to the weight of 0.1 refrigerators
Eliminate the equivalent of 0.02 U.S. households’ solid waste for a year—0.04 metric tons
Avoidance of 0.01 metric tons of water pollutant emissions
Energy-Related Savings EPEAT’s requirement that registered products meet, and often exceed, the latest ENERGY STAR specifications means these products will consume less energy throughout their useful life, resulting in:
Savings of 5.3 MWh of electricity—enough to power 0.4 U.S. households for a year
Greenhouse gas emissions reduction of 3.5 metric tons of CO2 equivalents—equal to taking 0.7 average U.S. passenger cars off the road for a year
Strictly Necessary Cookies
Strictly Necessary Cookie should be enabled at all times so that we can save your preferences for cookie settings.
If you disable this cookie, we will not be able to save your preferences. This means that every time you visit this website you will need to enable or disable cookies again.