E-waste is serious business, if not proper handled it can cause severe environmental damage and harm to human health. How about the use of toxic chemicals in IT devices will be cut in half every 18 months?
Annie Leonard, famous of the “Story of Stuff” project, hit big with an viral video launched in 2007 that took on our consumer economy made another video. Her latest video project, developed in partnership with the Electronics TakeBack Coalition explore the high-tech revolution’s collateral damage (25 million tons of e-waste) and suggests developing a “green Moore’s Law” for electronics.
Isn’t it a great idea to define a green IT Moore’s Law as a Key Performance Indicator (KPI), that is cutting in half the use of toxic chemicals in IT devices every 18 months?