google announced that by 2022 it will use recycled materials in all Made by google products. The company's portfolio currently includes Pixel smartphones, smart google Dwelling speakers, Nest devices, as well as phone accessories and charging stands.
In the interview Like a flash Firm chapter google’s hardware development department Anna Meegan (Anna Meegan) said that the company has already started using recycled plastic in Chromecast devices, and in cases for smartphones and google Dwelling fabric made from plastic bottles is used.
By 2020, google also plans to nullify carbon dioxide emissions associated with the delivery of hardware products.
According to Meagan, her team has already managed to reduce emissions by 40%, thanks to the transition from air to ship traffic.
The company also launched a affiliate program for recycling its products. This initiative currently only works in the United States.