EnvironmentA greener world is important to our customers. That means it’s important to Dell. Green is not about limitation or sacrifice; it’s about possibility. We strive to make sure that people and companies don’t have to compromise on cost, performance or reliability. That’s why we are finding ways to help make “being green” easy.uuid:4e97fa4f-36be-421b-b2ac-9b67b820c82d;id=18662015-04-07T10:53:00-05:00http://i.dell.com/sites/content/metadata/PublishingImages/CR-Dell-Earth.jpguuid:4e97fa4f-36be-421b-b2ac-9b67b820c82d;id=1867Responsible Recycling: Dell Bans E-Waste Exports2015-05-13T10:23:00-05:00Dell is the first computer manufacturer to ban the export of e-waste to developing countries.uuid:4e97fa4f-36be-421b-b2ac-9b67b820c82d;id=1868Global TakeBack Leadership 2015-05-12T09:18:00-05:00Dell is committed to creating the most effective Global TakeBack programs by being responsible for our products through legislativeuuid:4e97fa4f-36be-421b-b2ac-9b67b820c82d;id=1869The 3 Cs: Innovations in packaging design2015-05-06T11:42:00-05:00With our own and our customers' environmental footprint in mind, Dell has reduced packaging volume, made packaging more recyclable and pioneered new, eco-friendly materials.uuid:4e97fa4f-36be-421b-b2ac-9b67b820c82d;id=1870New Materials: Mushroom Packaging2015-05-06T10:10:00-05:00Dell has been a leader in innovative packaging. Now, we’re going one step further by growing a new heavy packaging material that is sustainable and compostable. Yes, growing.uuid:4e97fa4f-36be-421b-b2ac-9b67b820c82d;id=1871Turning wheat waste into packaging2015-05-05T11:59:00-05:00Dell is using waste created from wheat farming and turning it into an environmentally friendly and sustainable packaging material.uuid:4e97fa4f-36be-421b-b2ac-9b67b820c82d;id=1872Buyback Plan Lets You Upgrade Affordably, Easily and Responsibly2015-04-30T05:53:00-05:00Make your next Dell purchase with your last one. The TechForward Guaranteed Buyback plan allows you to return your system (maximum two years old) for credit on your next purchase.uuid:4e97fa4f-36be-421b-b2ac-9b67b820c82d;id=1873Smarter material choices: What's in our products and what's not2015-04-15T11:23:00-05:00As part of our design process, we hold ourselves to the highest environmental standards, committed to using the precautionary principle and delivering safe products.uuid:4e97fa4f-36be-421b-b2ac-9b67b820c82d;id=1874Mitigating Climate Change Through Forest Stewardship2015-04-09T10:32:00-05:00Dell strives to put back into forests what we take out. We want to balance our use of tree fiber with a sustainable strategy that will ensure our forests continue to thrive.uuid:4e97fa4f-36be-421b-b2ac-9b67b820c82d;id=1875Reducing and Reporting Greenhouse Gas Emissions2015-04-07T10:57:00-05:00Dell has made it a priority to reduce our greenhouse gas emissions by 15 percent by 2012.uuid:4e97fa4f-36be-421b-b2ac-9b67b820c82d;id=1876International Organization for Standardization Certification2015-04-07T10:53:00-05:00Dell is certified by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and the Occupational Health and Safety Assessment Series (OHSAS).