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The Environmental Impact of Cell Phones [Infographic]

It takes a lot out of the environment to manufacture the products that we enjoy every day. The product lifecycle of your cell phone has shortened over the years due to the increased demand for cutting edge technology.

Did you know that 96% of materials in an average mobile device can be recycled? There are valuable precious metals that were once extracted from the Earth that can be recycled to make new products rather than mining for more.

Before you think of throwing your mobile device in the garbage, recycle it. There are over 3,000 drop off locations across Canada!

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