Many countries have voluntary eco-label programs to encourage businesses to market environment-friendly products and help consumers, both private and public buyers, identify eco-friendly products easily on the market. Samsung Electronics’ products have been recognized for their eco-friendly design and technology, achieving eco-labels in many markets around the world. Below are some examples of Samsung’s eco-labeled products.
By the year 2011, Samsung Electronics had achieved a total of 2,630 externally verified product environmental certifications. This means Samsung Electronics has the highest number of third party certifications out of the global electronics industry.
Samsung Product Eco-Declaration
Samsung Electronics provides the Product Eco-Declaration (PED) of all products to stakeholders upon request. The PED contains environmental information on products regarding specifications, energy and discarded product recycling activities.