Ricoh Company, Ltd., Tokyo, January 12, 2012 – The latest industry report by oekom research shows that Ricoh is the top performing business globally for sustainability performance following an extensive study of more than 200 IT industry companies around the world. From the 16.1% of companies who received oekom ‘Prime’ status, the number one position was awarded to Ricoh and IntelTM.
oekom recognised Ricoh as a leader in terms of the sustainable design of products and the reduction of energy consumption of its printers and photocopiers over recent years. It also acknowledged the convenient options Ricoh provides for customers to return used appliances and the large quantities of recycled materials or previously used components in certain products. Ricoh was also recognised for gaining ISO 14001 at all of its major production sites.
* Intel is a trademark of Intel Corporation in the United States and / other countries.
Read the press release about Ricoh winning its ‘Prime’ status
Read the oekom Industry Focus report – Information Technology
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