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Mac mini Big on Style Small on Environmental Impact

Posted by on Wednesday, 30 June, 2010
Mac mini

Mac mini

Remember the days when computers were clunky, big and ugly? Well, times have changed and Apple continues to push their stylish lifestyle designs to new limits. The lastest Mac mini redesign looks great while lowering its environmental impact.

Sporting a new single piece enclosure machined from highly recyclable aluminum enclosure, the new Mac mini uses 68 percent less plastics than previous generations. It is one of the most material-efficient desktop computers available, according to Apple.

It doesn’t stop with just the design of the computer itself. Apple is committed to the environment and in their own words, “Apple takes a complete product life-cycle approach to determining our environmental impact.” Many people and companies forget that we need to look at the entire eco-system and product life-cycle from materials, production, distribution, use and recycling. We applaud Apple in their commitment and approach.

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