Topic Overview


Meeting increasing consumer demand for high-tech devices includes ensuring sustainable policies and practices are in place. Industry-led programs and initiatives are making significant progress in reducing e-waste and adverse environmental impacts.
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Sustainability: 4 Eco-Centric Sessions at CES 2023

Despite the dead of winter in the Nevada desert, the Las Vegas Convention Center greened up when CES 2023 came to town. Exhibitors displayed countless sustainability solutions, with many dressing their booths in garden colors and woodland accents. Conference programming further reinforced the show’s sustainability emphasis. These four sessions were particularly strong draws.

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Featured Research

2021 Industry Report on GHG Emissions

Environmental stewardship, innovation and economic growth can coexist! Read CTA's latest research on how technology companies are proactively reducing their greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.

Modular Communications Interface for Energy Management (ANSI/CTA-2045-B)
Featured Standard

Use Cases and Applications for Smart Energy Management Systems

Smart energy systems and devices continue to gain everyday importance in our lives. From the energy savings potential to making daily life more convenient for consumers, manufacturers, regulators, distributed energy resources, and utilities all play an important role in this ecosystem. This white paper provides an overview of the consumer market and perspective, use cases ranging from smart homes to smart cities, existing standards efforts, and potential for increased interoperability.

Recent Standards

Modular Communications Interface for Energy Management (ANSI/CTA-2045-B)
ANSI/CTA-2084-A, Test Methods for Determining A/V Product Energy Efficiency
Determination of Small Network Equipment Average Energy Consumption (ANSI/CTA-2049-A)

Environmental Sustainability

Learn more about how CTA supports smart, collaborative approaches to improving electronics recycling and increasing sustainability.