Zebra recognises our environmental responsibilities and is committed to being a compliant corporate citizen and responsible for supporting the protection of the environment. We are committed to protect the environment by: complying with all applicable environmental laws, regulations, and other applicable standards which govern our products and activities; efficiently using resources and waste reduction in our operations and supply chain; and systematically managing environmental risks and opportunities to reduce or prevent pollution taking a life cycle perspective.

Why Rugged Tablets are Better for the Environment

Buying long lasting products, such as Zebra rugged computing tablets, as opposed to throwaway consumer devices is a simple step we can take to reduce our environmental impact.

Zebra rugged tablets last much longer than consumer devices, saving costs and resources, preventing unnecessary landfill and ultimately helping to protect the planet for future generations.

Our Environmental Initiatives Include:

Zebra Device Buy-Back Programme

Through Zebra’s Buy-Back Programme, customers can return pre-owned Zebra mobile computing devices, helping reduce landfill waste.

Zebra Certified Refurbished Devices

Zebra gives new life to pre-owned mobile computing devices with its Zebra Certified Refurbished programme available for sale or short-term rent.

Product Recycling

Zebra offers environmentally safe Recycling Services as well as product recycling information for each product family.


Zebra provides a battery documentation portal where users can find Safety Data Sheets, UN 38.3 Reports, and Battery Test Summary Reports.

RoHS Declarations

Zebra provides RoHS declarations for each product family.

Environmentally Friendly Print Supplies

Zebra has certified select materials and has access to many more environmentally friendly solutions through our partnerships with our suppliers.

Material Disclosure Compliance

Zebra provides instructions and troubleshooting guides to assist suppliers in completing material disclosures.

Our Facilities

View select environmental initiatives at Zebra.

EVM REACH Disclosure Information

Zebra provides a declaration of conformity to REACH.

enviromental Management FAQs

Zebra is committed to protecting and preserving the global environments in which we operate.


Zebra complies with the Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) Directive, which sets collection, recovery, and recycling targets for different types of electrical goods sold in the European Union in order to reduce the amount of products in the waste stream.

RBA Statement

Zebra Technologies is a member of the Responsible Business Alliance (RBA), formerly known as Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC).