Eco http://www.stuff.tv/my/eco/all en-MY Want a green Apple? Be part of their recycling program http://www.stuff.tv/my/apple/here-comes-green-apple/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Cupertino-based company shows how you can be a model planeteer and recycle your used Apple products for free </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="567" height="425" title="Want a green Apple? Be part of their recycling program" alt="Want a green Apple? Be part of their recycling program" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/url-1_0.jpg?1398676274" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Apple is going green, and by green, we mean aiming to heal the world and make it a better place for you, and for me, and the entire human race.</p> <p>Sorry, got a bit carried away with the Michael Jackson reference.&nbsp;Anyway, we say it&#39;s about time Apple&#39;s decided to take the environmental route. Many of the larger tech players in the market have long introduced clean and green initiatives in their bit to help save the environment.</p> <div class="field field-type-userreference field-field-byline"> <div class="field-label">Byline:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/my/users/hafizahosman" title="View user profile.">Hafizah Osman</a> </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>News Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-section-paginate"> <div class="field-label">Paginate on this section:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Don't paginate </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-body"> <div class="field-label">Body:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>In an attempt at cultivating a greener Apple, the iPhone and iPad maker has debuted an&nbsp;<a href="https://www.apple.com/sg/environment/" target="_blank">environmental section on its company website</a>&nbsp;to detail its efforts. Watch the video that delves into how&nbsp;the Cupertino-based company is improving its environmental responsibility. It&#39;ll give you all sorts of feels when you&#39;re done.</p> <p>&ldquo;We want to leave the world better than we found it&rdquo;. A punchy slogan, well complemented by&nbsp;random footage of the rain hitting solar panels and lush greenery rustling in the wind invoke the message of how Apple is reducing the amount of electronic junk in landfills and augmenting its dependence on alternate power sources.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="messages warning">This video is not currently supported.</div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image #1:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="567" height="425" title="Want a green Apple? Be part of their recycling program" alt="Want a green Apple? Be part of their recycling program" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/Screen%20Shot%202014-04-28%20at_0.jpg?1398676274" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-make-full-width"> <div class="field-label">Make full width:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Do not make full width </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-1"><div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-section-paginate"> <div class="field-label">Paginate on this section:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Don't paginate </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-title"> <div class="field-label">Title:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Checking out the Green Apple site </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-body"> <div class="field-label">Body:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>As part of its green initiative, it also offers free recycling of all its used products, and has vowed to power its offices, stores, and data centres with renewable energy to offset pollution resulting from its devices and online services.</p> <p>Doesn&#39;t sound terribly exciting for you, but if you&#39;ve read until here, we&#39;ve got some good news. Apple has been issuing gift cards at some of its 420 stores worldwide to barter for any &ldquo;i&rdquo; products good to be resold. But do take note that no gift cards will be presented for recycled products with little or no resale value.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image #1:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="567" height="425" title="Want a green Apple? Be part of their recycling program" alt="Want a green Apple? Be part of their recycling program" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/url-3_0.jpg?1398676274" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-box-out-title"> <div class="field-label">Box Out Title:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No Apple store? You can still recycle Apple products </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-box-out-body-text"> <div class="field-label">Box Out Body Text:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Even though there aren&#39;t any official Apple stores in Malaysia, you can still recycle your Apple products through <a href="https://www.apple.com/sg/recycling/computer/" target="_blank">Apple&#39;s recycling website</a>. While you won&#39;t get any free gift cards to offset your next Apple purchase, you can click away and enjoy that warm fuzzy feeling, knowing that you&#39;re a responsible gadget user.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-make-full-width"> <div class="field-label">Make full width:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Make full width </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-2"><div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-section-paginate"> <div class="field-label">Paginate on this section:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Don't paginate </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-body"> <div class="field-label">Body:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>So instead of dumping your old Apple iPhone 4 into the trash when the&nbsp;<a href="http://www.stuff.tv/my/apple/apple-iphone-6/review" target="_blank">iPhone 6</a>&nbsp;is finally here, take them down to your nearest Apple store or go online and do your bit to preserve our planet.</p> <p><strong>READ MORE</strong>:&nbsp;<a href="http://www.stuff.tv/my/apple/apple-iwatch/review" target="_blank">Apple iWatch preview&nbsp;</a></p> <p>[Source:&nbsp;<a href="https://www.apple.com/sg/environment/" target="_blank">Apple</a>]</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-make-full-width"> <div class="field-label">Make full width:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Do not make full width </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> http://www.stuff.tv/my/apple/here-comes-green-apple/news#comments Apple Eco Mon, 28 Apr 2014 08:55:30 +0000 Hafizah Osman 1436271 at http://www.stuff.tv