LifeSize Environmental Initiatives

When it comes to caring for the environment, the goals are to optimize resources and to find efficiencies wherever possible.

Great environmental improvements require collaboration. High definition video conferencing solutions from LifeSize empower this collaboration, simply and cost-efficiently.We invite you to explore how LifeSize will help you extend environmental initiatives at your company. Read more about the LifeSize solutions that will help you achieve your goals.

Be Green

WhenyouuseLifeSizehighdefinitionvideoconferencingsolutions, youaremakingapositiveimpactontheenvironmentbyreducingtravel (anditsrelatedcosts) andbyusingequipmentproducedwithlowenvironmentalimpact.LifeSizeworkswithaworld-classpartnerwhosemanufacturingoperationswereawardedtheISO9001/9002 (QualityManagement) andISO14001 (EnvironmentalManagement) certifications. Earningthesedesignationsinvolvesrigorousdocumentationandinspectionbyaccreditedauditorstocertifyprocessesforquality, environmentalandregulatorycompliance.

Reduce Travel and CO2 Emissions

Whenitcomestotravel, thecostoftickets, lodging, mealsandtimespentawayfromtheofficearetheeasiesttomeasureandenoughformostcompaniestojustifyvideoconferencing. ThehiddencostofCO2emissions, however, isjustassignificant. AsingleroundtripfromLosAngelestoTokyoemits6tonsofCO2. Bycontrast, theaverageU.S. householdhasacarbonfootprintofabout17metrictonsperyear. ReducingroutineairtraveldeliversimmediateandmeasurablecutsinCO2emissions.

Standards in Manufacturing

LifeSizeiscommittedtofulfillingitssocialandenvironmentalresponsibilitiesasaglobalcorporatecitizen. Asahighdefinitionvideoconferencingequipmentmanufacturer, theseresponsibilitiesincludeensuringthatourproductsaresafelyandefficientlymanufacturedandproperlydisposed.

WeensurethatallLifeSizeproductsmeettherequirementsoftheReductionofHazardousSubstances (RoHS) legislationfromtheEUandJapan. Chinahasalsoenactedsimilarlegislation, andallLifeSizeproductsshippingdirectlyintoChinaareChinaRoHScompliant.

Recycle with LifeSize

Evenwithtop-flight manufacturing standards, electronic components can pose an environmental hazard if not disposed of properly. LifeSize supports and adheres to the Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) Directive and implementing regulations. This means that LifeSize customers who purchase new high definition video conference equipment may:
• Send old equipment for recycling on a one-for-one, like-for-like basis (this varies depending on the country), or
• Send the newequipmentbackforrecyclingwhenitultimatelybecomeswaste.

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