What is clean computing? - Definition from WhatIs.com
Part of the Hardware glossary:

Clean computing is when an organization's manufacture, use and disposal of IT equipment does not produce any harmful waste at any stage. Non-hazardous materials are used in chip construction and packaging.

See also: green computing

This was last updated in April 2008
Posted by: Margaret Rouse

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