Device safety and environmental information
At Microsoft, product safety, compliance, and sustainability are integral to our mission to design and build products that empower every person and every organization to achieve more.
See our Devices Sustainability at Microsoft: Fiscal Year 2018 report.
Microsoft complies with laws and policies to ensure safety for employees, customers, and the public. Find product safety-related information and learn more about safe use.
We work with recycling companies, Microsoft stores, and supply chain partners to manage the end-of-life process. Learn where to recycle products, batteries, and packaging.
We publish data on greenhouse gas emissions, energy consumption, and more for many of our products. Learn about environmental features, energy efficiency, materials used, and recyclability.
Microsoft devices fulfill strict environmental criteria including, but not limited to, compliance with all applicable legal and regulatory requirements. Learn more about our approach to environmental compliance.
Social and Environmental Accountability
We work to ensure that our suppliers uphold high standards for responsible and ethical business practices. We collaborate with them to positively impact their workers and communities.
Technical specification (MIL-STD-810G)
This is designed to test equipment limits in various conditions where it is expected to be used (environment) or transported (shocks). An independent third party laboratory has tested certain products using recommended test methods.