(From New Straits Times (Malaysia))
HEWLETT-PACKARD Co has managed to recycle over 74 million kilograms of hardware and HP print cartridges - the equivalent weight of over 600 jumbo jet airliners - globally in its 2006 fiscal year, up 16 per cent over the previous year.
In addition, HP collected more than 2.5 million units of hardware globally, weighing over 22.6 million kilograms, to be refurbished for resale or donation.
To date, the company has recycled more than 417 million kilograms of hardware and HP print cartridges globally. This puts it on track to surpass its goal of 455 million kilograms by year-end.
In the Asia-Pacific, last …