Charlotte Flach Premium Content Editor, C&IT
What is digital pollution?

What is digital pollution?

Elisa Boivin, Managing Director at footsprint, discusses the impact of digital pollution on our world and how tackling it can help brands meet their sustainability goals.


What is digital pollution? 

First of all, it is important to keep in mind that digital has a tremendous potential to contribute to achieving net zero goals at a global scale, if appropriately governed. To establish the proper governance, it's important to start with measuring the true impact of digital pollution.

Digital pollution encompasses all the negative effects on the environment as a consequence of manufacturing, use and disposal of digital devices and infrastructure.

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