You go, OptiPlex 980. Seriously.

First a nomination for Treehugger's Best of Green awards (Reader: have you voted? Smile. And now, TCO Certified-"the worldwide eco- and performance label for ICT products"-awards you its first-ever "Desktops 3.0" certification for environmental and high performance design.

From the press release:

"All TCO Certified products are rigorously tested by an independent laboratory for high performance design as well as low levels of energy consumption, noise and electromagnetic emissions and environmental impact. These high performance products are intended to reduce the global e-waste problem as they are designed for longer life and for recycling at end of life. Dell's achievement of TCO Certified is also a validation of their ongoing, active commitment to corporate social responsibility, a key aspect of the TCO Certification."

Thanks, TCO Certified! The Dell team is really proud of OptiPlex 980. We think it's going to make it really easy for our customers to reduce their impact on the environment.