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Publication - Guidance

Scotland's Digital Future: Scottish Public Sector Green ICT Strategy

Published: 8 Apr 2015

How Scottish public sector organisations can reduce carbon emissions; plan for carbon reduction; and meet the Scottish Government's environmental targets.

40 page PDF

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40 page PDF

654.8kB

Contents
Scotland's Digital Future: Scottish Public Sector Green ICT Strategy
Annex H: Case Studies - Disposal

40 page PDF

654.8kB

Annex H: Case Studies - Disposal

Disposal

Topic

Organisation

Problem

Solution

Results

Acknowledgements

Further Information

Donation of Equipment

City and Islington College.

Unsustainable disposal costs of old IT following desktop refresh.

Donate IT equipment that cannot be reused elsewhere in the organisation.

1,000 desktops donated in one year, equating to 30 tonnes of waste that would need to be disposed of under Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment ( WEEE) Regulations.

Mayor of London Green Awards 2010, Sliver Award.

http://www.susteit.org.uk/cases/short-case-studies.php

See also "Reducing ICT Waste at Nottingham Trent University" available via the same link.


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