Macbook AIR: 1st Eco-ish laptop!

Via on May 29, 2008

MacBook Air

The MacBook Air has a fully recyclable aluminum case, is “the first” to have a mercury-free display, the glass on the screen is arsenic-free and all circuit boards are BFR-free and PVC-free. Also, the retail packaging uses 56% less material than regular MacBook packaging. 

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5 Responses to “Macbook AIR: 1st Eco-ish laptop!”

  1. [...] outta your outlet. Still, no mention of whether it includes all those toxic chemicals that the Air left behind. Via [...]

  2. [...] (and of course one of the founders, well before that)—announced he’s okay today…and Apple stock rose 4%, showing the weight of this one man within his [...]

  3. [...] at modest discount for me on the first day that it’s available, and thanks to Apple itself for caring enough to green-up its line—getting rid of mercury, PVC and other bad stuff [...]

  4. [...] of the industry in getting eco-responsible. We’ve covered their efforts from time to time, time and time [...]

  5. models that use Intel’s Sandy Bridge processors, which are a significant step up from the Core 2 Duo processors used in current MacBook Airs.

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