Cell Phone Recycling
Did you know…
- According to the EPA, only 10% of used cell phones were recycled in 2007.
- 80% of cell phone material can be recycled.
- Cell phones dumped into land fills leak toxic elements into the environment. To read more about what a discarded cell phone can put into the environment, head over to Wirefly Recycling. You’ll be surprised by what you learn.
It’s easier than ever to recycle your cell phone and almost every major carrier has a recycling program available to you. Please visit Trying to be Greener for information on how or where to put your phone to good use instead of putting it in the garbage.