Photo: Andri Koolme Flickr-CC BY 2.0

Motherboard wrote: “We all know it’s not easy to repair a Samsung Galaxy S8. How is it possible this phone earned a “gold” rating from the nonprofit Green Electronics Council under its Electronic Product Environmental Assessment Tool (EPEAT) certification?”

Photo: Andri Koolme Flickr-CC BY 2.0

America’s green electronics standards have been taken over by the most powerful gadget manufacturers in the world and have been watered down to the point where they are largely meaningless.

Read the full article here: Big-tech has destroyed Americas sustainable electronics standards.