Over their lifetime, compared to products that do not meet EPEAT criteria, the 642,287 EPEAT-registered IT products purchased through the NASPO ValuePoint contract will result in environmental impact reductions including:
Reduce use of primary materials by 59,670 metric tons, equivalent to the weight of 11,475 elephants
Avoid the disposal of 482.3 metric tons of hazardous waste, equal to the weight of 3,986 refrigerators
Eliminate the equivalent of 1,047 U.S. households’ solid waste for a year—1,948 metric tons
Avoidance of 338.4 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 201,350 MWh of electricity—enough to power 16,575 U.S. households for a year
Greenhouse gas emissions reduction of 121,941.4 metric tons of CO2 equivalents— equal to taking 26,112 average U.S. passenger cars off the road for a year
$20,765,000 in lifetime cost savings
*EPEAT Purchasing Tier indicates how many EPEAT categories are specified in the organization’s purchasing agreements
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