Ricoh has received Silver ratings in the Electronic Product Environmental Assessment Tool (EPEAT) registry for 35 of its imaging equipment products marketed in India, including MFPs and printers. Ricoh is the first company to market MFPs and printers in the EPEAT imaging equipment category in India, reflecting the Company's awareness of the growing environmental movement in India.
EPEAT is a global environment rating system established to help buyers identify eco-friendly computers and other electronic products. Under the EPEAT system, products are measured against both required and optional criteria addressing resource conservation, energy conservation and the reduction/elimination of environmentally sensitive materials. Products must meet all 33 required environmental performance criteria and 26 additional optional criteria to qualify for ratings of Bronze, Silver or Gold. Ricoh has participated in this program since 2013, and currently markets 357 EPEAT-registered models in the US.
Ricoh India is a leading global player in the area of imaging solutions like Digital Plain Paper Copiers, Colour Plain Paper Copiers, Colour & Mono Lazer Printers, Fax machines, Thermal paper etc.