EcoAct, an Atos firm, functions collectively with Deutsche Telekom, Orange, Telefónica, Telia Corporation and Vodafone on new buyer labelling to determine additional sustainable mobile phones

Madrid July 7, 2021

EcoAct, an Atos firm, manages and orchestrates the Eco Score venture, a new pan-field labelling scheme not long ago initiated by five of Europe’s primary mobile operators. The Eco Score label will enable shoppers determine and look at the most sustainable mobile phones and stimulate manufacturers to decrease the environmental impact of their equipment in conditions of manufacturing, use, transportation, and disposal.

The coordination guidance provided by EcoAct ranges from the definition of governance and conversation protocols, as a result of the management of calendars and budgets, to the development of products that aid functioning periods and promote ideation and conclusion-producing, all from a sustainable viewpoint.

As chief in global sustainability consultancy and venture developer, EcoAct delivers the methodology of the Eco Score label and drives the collaborative procedure to aid the improvement of Eco Score and its route to be a global conventional for all mobile equipment.

The Eco Score initiative has been conjointly made by Deutsche Telekom, Orange, Telefónica (operating under the O2 and Movistar models), Telia Corporation and Vodafone to give constant and correct facts at retail on the environmental impact of making, utilizing, transporting and disposing of smartphones and element phones.  Eco Score will allow operators and their clients to stimulate a broader rating of phones and answer to the demand from customers for additional sustainable electronics.

A variety of new buyer phones from sixteen mobile telephone models will be assessed by the Eco Score initiative, with many others envisioned to be declared in the upcoming. Start partners include Bullitt Group – Home of CAT and Motorola rugged phones, Doro, HMD Global – Home of Nokia Phones, Huawei, MobiWire, Motorola / Lenovo, OnePlus, OPPO, Samsung Electronics, TCL / Alcatel, Xiaomi, and ZTE.

Starting off in June 2021, the mobile operators commenced to introduce the distinctive Eco Score labelling at details of sale across 24 countries[one] in Europe. Customers can learn additional about the initiative and see how the rating is calculated by browsing www.ecoratingdevices.com.

Subsequent a thorough evaluation, each and every mobile telephone handset will be provided an general Eco Score score out of a optimum of a hundred details to sign the environmental performance of the device across its overall lifestyle cycle. The Eco Score label will also spotlight five essential facets of mobile device sustainability, giving extra facts about longevity, repairability, recyclability, weather performance and useful resource performance.

Cristina Raventós, Director EcoAct Spain mentioned: Our fifteen-calendar year experience in encouraging firms put into practice optimistic alter in reaction to weather and carbon problems is an asset in coordinating the taking part companies, spreading the term about the initiative, and selling a collaborative procedure in get to aid the label’s improvement. We are happy to be a component of this European venture and to enable Eco Score getting a global conventional for all mobile equipment”.

Jean-Philippe Poirault, Global Head of Telecom, Media, Technologies Industry, Atos mentioned: “We’re happy to see that the Telecom field shares our motivation to decrease their environmental footprint and propose solutions to decrease customers’ emissions. Our operate engages our ecosystem in a virtuous circle of decarbonization, reinforcing Atos’ placement as the chief for sustainability in electronic providers and engineering.”

The Eco Score scores from the sixteen mobile telephone models will be leveraged by Atos inside its Atos Digital Decarbonization Exchange System (DDX) and will also be utilised as a new part of the Group’s Digital Decarbonization assessments.

The Atos Digital Decarbonization Exchange System is component of Atos’ Web to Zero Transformation portfolio, the most extensive, conclusion-to-conclusion decarbonization abilities on the market place to allow and speed up their journeys to net zero.  The Atos Digital Decarbonization Exchange System will allow enterprises and corporations to leverage electronic to simplify and automate the assortment, calculation, reporting, info analysis and visualization of emissions across the benefit chain. It is started on Atos Digital Hub.

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About EcoAct

A subsidiary of Atos, EcoAct is a private global sustainability venture developer and consultancy, centered in Paris, with one hundred sixty staff members in workplaces in France, the Uk, Spain, Turkey, the US and Kenya. The firm has unmatched depth and breadth in offering holistic solutions that allow companies to decrease their carbon emissions whilst driving business enterprise performance. EcoAct has carried out carbon reduction and sustainability assignments for some of the world’s primary models, whilst also acquiring and partnering with carbon offsetting, biodiversity and economic improvement packages in Africa, Asia, China and the Americas. EcoAct is a CDP gold husband or wife, a founding member of ICROA, a strategic husband or wife in the implementation of the Gold Normal for Global Targets and stories to the United Nations Global Compact.

For additional facts, visit www.eco-act.com

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About Atos

Atos is a global chief in electronic transformation with one hundred and five,000 staff members and yearly income of about € eleven billion. European number just one in cybersecurity, cloud and substantial performance computing, the Group delivers tailored conclusion-to-conclusion solutions for all industries in seventy one countries. A pioneer in decarbonization providers and merchandise, Atos is dedicated to a safe and decarbonized electronic for its shoppers. Atos operates under the models Atos and Atos|Syntel. Atos is a SE (Societas Europaea), detailed on the CAC40 Paris inventory index.

The purpose of Atos is to enable structure the upcoming of the facts place. Its experience and providers guidance the improvement of know-how, instruction and research in a multicultural solution and add to the improvement of scientific and technological excellence. Throughout the earth, the Group permits its clients and staff members, and members of societies at significant to are living, operate and establish sustainably, in a protected and safe facts place.

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[one] The Eco Score methodology will be rolled out in the following European countries: Albania, Austria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Eire, Italy, Lithuania, North Macedonia, Montenegro, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Turkey and the United Kingdom.