Is there Money in Your Unwanted Junk?

We don’t mean have you literally left a few pennies inside a seldom-used piggybank, but rather is there value in the various unwanted odds and ends lying around your home? Although ours is a mobile phone recycling service, we’re nuts about things like car boot sales and online auctions. As they say, one person’s trash is another’s treasure, so what have you got? Gadget Recycling…

The Importance of Recycling

As a nation, we are becoming much more conscious about the need to recycle. In the last few years, the number of UK households which recycle regularly has risen to nearly 40%, thanks to schemes by councils making it much easier for us to recycle from home. This increase suggests that consumers will recycle if the process is simplified. Collecting all your glass bottles and…

Make Money From Your Blackberry

The mobile phone industry moves at a tremendous rate and can very quickly turn what is a current phone into a retro-looking embarrassment. Of course, this isn’t to say that the phone isn’t capable, it is just the speed of technological change in this intensive industry. With the recent news that Blackberry are to shift focus to the business market thus lessening focus on the…

The Environmental Value of Mobile Phone Recycling

The more pessimistic amongst you may wonder whether mobile phone recycling is all that it is cracked up to be. After all, surely the only tangible benefit is that is that there are a few less phones lying around– and that doesn’t sound like a big deal. Sadly, the issues go far deeper than that. Decay & harm It has been suggested that mobile phones…

The Human Value of Mobile Phone Recycling

Most people are now quite aware of the benefits of mobile phone recycling. Indeed, the fact that you can make quick, easy and sometimes quite significant amounts of money from recycling mobile phones means that there are very few people that aren’t aware of it. However, not so many people are aware that the recycling of mobile phones can be of enormous benefit to people…

The Economic Value of Mobile Phone Recycling

There are several reasons why the recycling of mobile phones has become increasingly popular over the last few years. The first is that people are far more environmentally aware these days and therefore know that keeping mobile phones out of landfill sites can help to reduce the amount of harmful substances leaking into the soil. The second reason is that more people now know that…

Give your Old Mobile Phones a New Life

It seems hard to imagine but practically no-one in the UK had a mobile phone 20 years ago. And, those who were lucky enough (and wealthy enough) to own this “Space Age technology” had to contend with handheld devices that were the size of a small house brick. However, as mobile phones evolved in both design and accessibility, people quickly learnt that these handy devices…