Philips EcoVision program efforts have been recognized by membership to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index. We have joined the United Nations Global Compact, listing 10 principles in the areas of human rights and environment. In our eco-design process we use Green Focal Areas to show the products environmental performance. Have a look to the following Green Focal Areas. Know more about our Green Story
Packaging is a Philips Green Focal Area which consumers see immediately when buying a product, however its environmental impact is limited compared to the product's materials and energy consumption.
Percentage recycled materials: 0
This Green Focal Area includes design for recycling and design for disassembly. Philips uses recycled plastics and other materials when technically and commercially possible in its products and promotes the recyclability of materials.
Recycled ferrous metals: 0
Recycled non-ferrous metals: 0
Recycled plastics: 0
Weight is one of the Green Focal Areas that Philips considers in its EcoDesign process since reducing the amount of materials used, reduces the usage of natural resources, can increase shipping efficiency and brings benefits at the end-of-life.