European Pollutant Release and Transfer Register (E-PRTR) data base.
Microsoft Access database with the E-PRTR data covering 2007 (updated dataset) and 2008 submitted by EU Member States, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland. The Access file represents the status of the E-PRTR database as at 08 June 2010.
When shopping for new electronics, favour products with low energy use.
You can use energy labels (A++, A+, A, B) for guidance, and for office electronics the Energy Star label. In the long-run, they will save you money on your electricity bill. To find out what products are included, go to EU's website: www.eu-energystar.org.
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