HP Australia complies with all applicable environmental laws and regulations, including Greenhouse and Energy Minimum Standards Act 2012 for Computers and Displays and National Television and Computer Recycling Scheme.
With regards to voluntary environmental standards in Australia, HP is the only manufacturer with EPEAT-registered imaging equipment for >100 product models, and the leading manufacturer with EPEAT-registered computers and display products for >180 product models as of 5 March 2014. EPEAT® is a comprehensive global environmental rating system that helps purchasers identify greener computers and other electronics. It is an easy-to-use resource for purchasers, manufacturers, resellers and others to identify environmentally preferable devices. EPEAT®-registered products meet strict environmental criteria that address the full product lifecycle, from energy conservation and toxic materials to product longevity and end-of-life management. EPEAT-registered products offer a reduced environmental impact across their lifecycles. Australian Government ICT Sustainability Plan 2010-2015 from Department of Environment supports procurement of ICT equipment with EPEAT Silver or equivalent.
For more details on EPEAT, visit http://www.epeat.net/about-epeat/.