In a time where technology is rapidly advancing and changing, almost everyone has a cell phone. It's not unusual for individuals to go through several different models in just a few years time. Luckily all mobile phones are recyclable! In general, phones consists of 40% metals, 40% plastics and 20% of other materials. A cell phone's rechargeable battery also contains various types of metals and plastics.
Recycling an unwanted cell phone saves virgin resources and landfill space.