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The Life Cycle of Cell Phones

Considering I have at least six old cell phones, this video by The Secret Life Series really got me thinking about the impact of cell phones on our environment and what can be done to minimize the dangerous amounts of e-waste. Featured on treehugger, "The Secret Life of Cell Phones" discusses the shocking statistics associated with cell phones, the dumping of nonworking electronics to China and Nigeria and the continual efforts in raising awareness about cell phone recycling programs. Lets hope with the EPA's new cell phone recycling program the estimated 150 million phones, which are said to be discarded this year will be recycled or reborn through cell phone donation.

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angelinemarie angelinemarie 8 years
interesting. i usually just hold onto my cell phones in case a friend loses theirs and needs a phone. perhaps now ill recycle my old phones. great post.
angelinemarie angelinemarie 8 years
interesting.i usually just hold ontomy cell phones in case a friend loses theirs and needsa phone. perhaps now ill recycle my old phones.great post.
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