Reduce / Reuse / Recycle

August 24, 2002


PC Designers Disassemble Computers to Learn Recycling

Keywords: Environmental Technology Manufacturing industry Reduce / Reuse / Recycle 

Japan's Fujitsu Limited boosted its attention to the importance of "designing for recycling" last year, by having notebook computer designers disassemble the PCs by themselves. Normally a designer's job is to create PCs, but this experience gave them many ideas to design computers that will be easier to disassemble, including better labeling of materials used in components and new mounting methods for printed circuit boards.

Posted: 2002/08/24 06:20:51 AM
Japanese version