EPEAT¸ managed by the Green Electronics Council, is a free and reliable tool that allows buyers to purchase green electronics that meet their organization’s needs while also helping achieve sustainability goals. It tracks more than 4,000 products from 60 manufacturers throughout 43 countries, evaluating products against strict environmental criteria across a product’s lifecycle.
Konica Minolta Business Solutions USA, Inc. has 95 active products on the EPEAT registry with 69 achieving gold status. To achieve gold status, a product must meet all required criteria, plus at least 75 percent of the optional criteria. Optional points are earned by meeting up to 26 additional criteria. Konica Minolta has 14 products on the EPEAT registry with 21 optional points. This represents the highest EPEAT point total of imaging equipment manufacturers.