GIGABYTE corporation, a leading manufacturer of motherboards and GPUs, was proud to attend the "Climate Savers Computing Initiative Forum" hosted by Intel and the CSCI on last week. During the event, GIGABYTE was honored for their contribution to Green Computing. By minimizing electricity waste and reducing harmful greenhouse gas emissions. GIGABYTE and the CSCI group hope to reduce global CO2 emissions from computing platforms by 54 millions tons per year! With manufacturing facilities and corporate HQs in Taiwan, GIGABYTE adheres to strict producing and emission regulations, not in place in most other regions of Asia. With having ROHS complience, GIGABYTE complies internationally with WEEE directives limiting the negative effects of the disposal of electronic equipmenmt. Furthermore, GIGABYTE has recently increased the tolerance level for recycling of onboard components on RMA goods, allocating more resources to repairing damaged components rather than simply replacing them!

*RMA=Return Material Authorization
*WEEE=Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment
*CSCI=Climate Savers Computing Initiative