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Microsoft

Last Update: May 8th, 2019
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Recycled Content

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2020 plan to minimize environmental impact of product packaging:  Increase recycled paper content from 70 percent to more than 90 percent.

Achieve a minimum of 25 percent recycled content for all plastics and/or 20 percent of plastics to be bio-based alternatives.

Ten percent average YOY individual programs increase in recycled content.

Responsible Fiber Sourcing

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2020 plan to minimize environmental impact of product packaging:

Increase recycled paper content from 70 percent to more than 90 percent.

Eliminate elemental chlorine in paper bleaching process

Bio-based / Renewable Materials

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2020 plan to minimize environmental impact of product packaging:

Achieve a minimum of 25 percent recycled content for all plastics and/or 20 percent of plastics to be bio-based alternatives.

Ten percent average YOY individual programs increase in recycled content. Eliminate elemental chlorine in paper bleaching process

Eliminate Unfavorable Materials

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2020 plan to minimize environmental impact of product packaging:

Eliminate elemental chlorine in paper bleaching process

Renewable / Alternative Energy

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Our goal is using more clean energy to power our datacenters and operations every year, with a goal of topping 60 percent early in the next decade.

Material Efficiency

Volumetric Efficiency

Material Efficiency

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2020 plan to minimize environmental impact of product packaging:

Increase overall product-to-package size ratio from 29 percent to more than 50 percent.

5 percent average YOY individual programs improvement in product-to-package size ratio.

Reduce overall package weight by more than 10 percent

 

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Greenhouse Gas Emissions

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In 2017, Microsoft pledged to reduce its operational carbon emissions 75 percent by 2030 and is on target to achieve this goal.

 

Manufacturing / Operational Waste

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Statement Of Support

Our environmental sustainability work focuses in three primary areas: carbon and energy, water and ecosystems (including agriculture, biodiversity, conservation), and waste minimization.

Design For Recovery

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Global packaging 2020 goals: 20% improvement in global recyclability

 

Water Consumption

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We’re focused on increasing our understanding of water-related risks and business impacts and how those affect the communities we serve.

Increasing Recycling

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We are working globally to make recycling options more accessible.

 

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