LG’s Transparent OLED Panels Earn Eco-Certification

by Shawnee Blackwood

OLED technology’s elimination of the backlight unit reduces the need for plastic and allows for the replacement of major panel parts with recyclable materials.

Tags:LG| OLED| Sustainability| transparent OLED

The True Cost of Digital Signage

by Shawnee Blackwood

A display’s true environmental costs, considering climate, water, and health factors, could add several hundred dollars to the actual price, nearly doubling the price for entry-level digital signage displays.

Tags:Digital Signage| DOOH| showcase| Sustainability

Display Manufacturers Go Green Because it Makes Sense

by Omid Rahmat

Display companies are getting onboard with sustainable manufacturing, the process of designing and producing products in an environmentally responsible and resource-efficient manner. Products are being built with a view to energy efficiency, the use …

Tags:FPD| ISO| LCD| Recycling|| Sustainability| TVs

HP’s Action on Timber Management Recognised

by Yvette Raikes

HP received recognition for its deforestation management strategies. The company was one of only eight named in the Forest A List produced by CDP, which featured HP in its inaugural report. HP aims to …

Tags:HP Inc| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Sustainability| Vol 23 - Issue 49

IKEA Envisions Future Display Applications

by Phillip Wright

Furniture retailer IKEA at Milan Design Week 2015 has unveiled its “Concept Kitchen 2025” which illustrates the firm’s vision of the future network integration and utilization of sensors and projection displays in the home …

Tags:Interactive Displays| Interactive Projectors| Projection| Sustainability| Vol 22 - Issue 19

PuzzlePhone: A New Modular Smartphone Concept

by Bob Raikes

Smartphones – The idea of a modular smartphone has been reported in the news for some time. Think Google’s Project Ara. Part of what makes the idea so attractive is that, should one part …

Tags:Recycling| Smartphones| Sustainability| Vol 22 - Issue 01

TCO Certified Part of German Manufacturing Criteria

by Raverstead

TCO Development has signed an agreement with the Office for Procurement of the German Ministry of the Interior (BeschA), to make TCO Certified part of a new code of conduct for IT manufacturing. The …

Tags:Germany| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Sustainability| TCO Development| Vol 21 - Issue 47