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EPEAT certification: Apple pulls its products, puts them back, and prompts debate

4 updates since Jul 7, 2012, 2:54 AM UTC
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MacBook Pro with Retina Display stock
MacBook Pro with Retina Display stock

Apple controversially removed 39 of its products from environmental impact rating group EPEAT's registry, prompting a backlash from environmental groups and the San Francisco government. While the company has decided to re-join the registry, the attention it's drawn is leading EPEAT to take a closer look at the production methods used in the burgeoning thin and light laptop market.