IEEE 1680.2 Standard for
Environmental Assessment of Imaging Equipment
Standard is published and available for purchase
through the IEEE website:
1680.2 Standard for the Environmental Assessment of Imaging Equipment
Standard provides a clear and consistent set of performance criteria for
the design of imaging equipment, and will provide an opportunity to
secure market recognition for efforts to reduce the environmental impact
of these electronic products.
This Standard is defined with the intention that the
criteria are technically feasible to achieve, but that only products
demonstrating the leading environmental performance currently available
in the marketplace would meet them at the time of their adoption. As the
environmental performance of products that are available in the
marketplace improves, it is intended that the criteria will be updated
and revised to set a higher performance standard for leadership products.
This Standard is part of the 1680 Family of Standards and consists
of environmental criteria and other materials that relate specifically to
For more information
on the IEEE 1680.2 Standard, please contact the 1680.2 Working Group co-chairs.