Smarter technology choices make a sustainable difference
Lenovo can be your trusted partner to help establish a baseline for measurable progress.

Sustainability starts with commitment

Lenovo is leading the way to a more sustainable future. We are committed to achieving net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, with science-based targets validated through the Science Based Targets initiative’s (SBTi) Net-Zero Standard.

We’re sharing that commitment with our customers through innovative sustainability solutions that can help reduce emissions and waste while conserving our planet’s limited resources.

We invite you to learn more about our overall approach to Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) solutions.

A trusted partner around the globe

We’re partnering with customers across multiple industries to reduce the environmental impact of their technology with trusted hardware, software, and service solutions.

Lenovo and F1® partner to help improve sustainability

One of the great things about our partnership is the sustainability initiative. F1 utilizes Lenovo’s Asset Recovery Service to give hardware a second life with users who will make the most of it, while being recycled responsibly.

Smarter packaging and shipping options reduce CO2 emissions

This leading financial services company in Germany trusted Lenovo to help reduce the environmental impact of its packaging by 87% and the CO2 emissions of the shipping process by 94%.

Energy Efficiency
Imagining more sustainable High-Performance Computing

See how DreamWorks Animation is bringing bigger, bolder ideas to life with Lenovo Neptune and High-Performance Computing solutions. Lenovo helped increase computing capabilities by 20% while reducing cooling costs.

Offsetting 38,000 metric tons of CO2

This global media, services, and education company chose Lenovo’s CO2 Offset Services as part of its goal of being climate-neutral by 2030. So far, they’ve successfully offset around 38,000 metric tons of carbon emissions — and counting.

Energy Efficiency
100% renewable high-performance computing

The high-density Lenovo ThinkSystem servers at the heart of a sustainable HPC center in northern Iceland are powered by 100% renewable energy, allowing the center to provide cost-effective, carbon-neutral hosting of compute-intensive workloads.

Infrastructure that’s always right-sized

Lenovo TruScale gave this Peru-based business outsourcing company the flexibility to scale its infrastructure seamlessly to meet changing business requirements without the risk of over-provisioning.

Choosing sustainably, procuring responsibly.

Lenovo makes it easy to improve sustainability at every step as you acquire, use, and return the technology you need to move your business forward.

Energy-efficient devices

Lenovo is making the industry’s broadest portfolio of technology solutions more sustainable. For example, 100% of our ThinkPad and ThinkCentre devices are ENERGY STAR® certified.


We are proud to use plastic-free packaging and packaging made from rapidly renewable bamboo sugarcane on a growing number of products, while our bulk packaging services help reduce waste and control transit costs.

Bridging the gap to sustainability

This article and checklist provide practical tips on ways to improve sustainability throughout the technology lifecycle as you buy, use, and return devices and servers.

Reshape your organization for circularity

Discover a three-part strategy to help your organization adopt a more circular approach to technology, which can reduce costs, emissions, and e-waste.

The future is circular

Today, 89% of organizations recycle less than 10% of their IT hardware.1
We can help you support a more circular economy through responsible end-of-life IT management and as a service solutions that eliminate over-provisioning.

Reuse, refurbish, recycle.

Lenovo Asset Recovery Services (ARS) is a one-stop solution that can help you responsibly and securely manage outdated technology. We keep resources circulating by reusing parts wherever possible, refurbishing devices, and recycling assets in an environmentally responsible way.


Right-size your IT with as a service

Lenovo TruScale Everything as a Service aligns technology with evolving demands. We manage provisioning, deployment, support, and returns when it’s time to refresh. And it’s all delivered through a convenient, predictable consumption model. This flexible, cost-efficient model scales with your needs so you’re never short on processing power and you’re not wasting resources on excess capacity.

Take smarter climate action to reduce your environmental impact

Liquid Cooling Technology

Up to 40% lower power consumption

Lenovo Neptune direct liquid cooling technology delivers 95% heat removal efficiency and up to 40% lower power consumption in a compact footprint that allows for higher density in the data center. Plus the waste heat can be used for other purposes.

CO2 Offset Services

Tangible ways to manage your carbon footprint

Lenovo CO2 Offset Services make it easy to offset the estimated carbon emissions associated with each Lenovo device across your current IT fleet or new purchases. CO2 compensation is based on emissions across an average lifecycle, covering manufacture, shipping, usage, and end of life.

Lifecycle extensions

Extend device life with premium warranty and support services.

Extend device refresh cycles with Lenovo Premier Support Plus, where predictive AI helps anticipate repairs beforehand and minimize costly downtime.

Reduced Carbon Transport

Reduced Carbon Transport

A solution to the paradox - get fast shipping and the benefit of lower environmental impact. By purchasing Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) credits, the Reduced Carbon Transport service gives you the benefit of CO2 emissions reduction associated with your IT purchase.

A discussion on the journey to sustainability

Across the world, sustainability is now part of the executive suite’s decision-making process. Today, adopting sustainable business practices and IT efficiencies can work hand in hand by integrating best practices into operations. In this on-demand webinar, Lenovo sits down with industry thought leaders from Intel and Microsoft to talk about the issues IT decision-makers need to consider going forward.

Ready to see how Lenovo can help you?

Contact us for a sustainability assessment or workshop today.

1 Capgemini Research Institute, “Sustainable IT,” January 2023