Apple had asked to be removed from the list of products considered “Green” by the Electronic Product Environmental Assessment Tool (EPEAT). This practically put Apple into red when it comes to sales at San Francisco city agencies.
Products are only considered “Green” by the EPEAT when consumers are able to disassemble it to remove the toxic parts like battery. Apple products isn’t easy to disassemble as most of its products are permanently screwed into the case.
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