For the third consecutive year, Kaiser Permanente has been recognized with an Electronic Product Environmental Assessment Tool Purchaser Award for purchasing environmentally friendly electronics.
EPEAT is a free and trusted source of environmental product ratings that makes it easy to select high-performance electronics that support organizations’ IT and sustainability goals.
At Kaiser Permanente, we recognize that healthy communities and a healthy environment are critical to the health and wellness of every person. Creating these has always been central to our mission.
In an effort to achieve a healthier environment Kaiser Permanente has pledged to reach the following environmental goals by the year 2025:
By purchasing more than 129,000 EPEAT-registered electronics in 2016, Kaiser Permanente has made an important step toward these 2025 goals. Specifically, compared to products that do not meet EPEAT criteria, these electronics will:
In addition, EPEAT’s requirement that registered products meet the latest Energy Star specifications means these products will consume less energy throughout their useful life, resulting in: