ASUS Eco-Conscious U53JC Bamboo Notebook Strives for Higher Achievement in The Area of Eco Design and Carbon Reduction

In 2010, ASUS follows BSI PAS 2050:2008 and ISO 14067-1(CD):2010 to implement Life Cycle Inventory (LCI) for N51V notebook computer, and the process and data are verified by Det Norske Veritas (DNV). ASUS N51 notebook computer receives the world's first carbon footprint certificate that is verified according to PAS 2050:2008 and ISO 14067-1(CD):2010 at the same time.

In Jan. 2011, the ASUS eco-conscious U53JC Bamboo notebook received the world's second Carbon Foot Print certification for notebooks. To reduce the carbon footprint of the product, ASUS further analyzes the GHG inventory of N51V, and then adopt ecodesign to introduce U53Jc notebooks - a Bamboo notebook computer with the concept of green innovation. The top cover and the keyboard layout of U53Jc use natural bamboo to replace plastic materials, and the notebook is equipped with ASUS' exclusive energy saving technology Super Hybrid Engine (SHE). We attempt to reduce the carbon footprint of products carbon footprint of the product by material replacement and improvement in energy efficiency.

For further information, please visit the Carbon Footprint (PAS 2050& ISO 14067).