December 8, 2008

Is Greenpeace Just Targeting Apple for Publicity

Arik Hesseldahl of Business Week has posted a very compelling argument about Greenpeace’s ever changing rules when it comes to all things Apple. He compares the ranking Greenpeace give to HP and Dell with Apple. He points out that even though Dell backed away from its commitment to eliminate the harmful chemicals BFRs and PVC from its product lineup by 2009 their score dipped only slightly. But, on the other hand, Apple scored a zero in principle of environmental policy just because they didn’t use the right word “the precautionary principle” in its environmental statements. Read More

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