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Apple Gets It! Apple's New MacBook has No Mercury!

Posted on Nov 25, 2008 in Heavy Metals

Apple Computer just gets it.  Their latest MacBook is touted as being the “Greenest Notebook Ever”. They have removed many harmful toxins including Mercury and Aresenic. Watch the TV Ad here. Many harmful toxins eliminated. Apple has worked hard to eliminate many of the toxins that are a common part of notebook manufacturing. Take, for example, the mercury used in CCFL backlights and the arsenic contained in the glass of traditional LCD displays. Apple engineers removed both by choosing mercury-free LED technology and arsenic-free glass. They’ve also removed brominated flame...

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