The company vows that its offices and data centers will not generate garbage at all by 2030.
Microsoft promises more environmentally friendly operations: the company will suspend the use of disposable plastics in its product packaging by 2025, and by 2030 it promises not to use it at all. will generate garbage. To do this, the company is setting up waste processing stations called “Circular Centers” at its sites, with which it plans to recycle or reuse about 90 percent of the waste generated locally – including scrapped servers used in data centers. The Redmond giant has room for improvement, as last year its largest offices added about 3,889 tons of landfill content.
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