Don’t Contribute to e-Waste

We’re mobile phone recycling experts etc, etc, but that’s not just something we shout about to drum up business for the Mazuma phone recycling scheme. Our ethics are a HUGE part of what we do, both in the U.K market and in the economies we export used mobile phones and salvaged materials to. e-waste is a very, VERY modern concern. But e-waste isn’t just about…

Great Yule Recycling Habits for Mazuma Fans

The festive season is well and truly here, and who would we be if we didn’t throw in our two cents on the subject of recycling in the holiday season! There are loads of great ways to make the most of surplus bits and pieces lying around your home and garden, so let’s channel a little Delia Smith and list a few great ways to…

iPhone 4S Boosts Demand for Mazuma Recycling

The world of mobile phone recycling and ownership was recently described as being like an avalanche; as soon as a new release arrives, demand surges and creates a massive wave of retail joy that takes over the market until the initial buzz has worn off. Well, that suits our used mobile phone needs down to the ground! The great thing about our company is that…

Ho-Ho-How Much Could You Save?

If that old iPhone 4 is burning a hole in your pocket, or maybe you want to sell Blackberry phones that are no longer in use at your company, we can help! We reckon the average iPhone could net you around £100+. So, what could that old iPhone get you at our partner store, Argos? Two words... Christmas presents! With the festive season well and…

Samsung Sales Trounce Apple

With the sad news of Steve Jobs’ death, Apple has still enjoyed a massive retail surge with the release of the iPhone 4S. But according to Time Magazine’s online arm, Techland, Samsung is still set to beat Apple in the festive quarter smartphone sales race. The figures speak for themselves. July-September Samsung saw shipments blossom by 44%; not bad at all in the run up…

The Lazy Guide to Recycling

Want to sell things on eBay? Oh but wait, that involves taking photos, writing the listing etc. Seems like a lot of effort for a lazy person. Don’t get us wrong, we’re certainly afflicted with the laziness gene here at Mazuma H.Q (why wash your coffee mug when there are shiny clean ones sitting right by the kettle!?) but here are a few reasons to…

Is Mobile Phone Insurance Worth the Pennies?

In a word – sometimes. As phone recycling experts we hear our fair share of sob stories and mishap tales; the iPhone 4 dropped in a puddle, the Nokia N900 crushed under the wheels of Grandma’s car, and the insurance policy which refused to pay out for a new handset! Taking measures to protect your smartphone means simply that you won’t be stuck without your…

Want to Sell Nokia Mobile Phones?

As one of the leading makers of mobile phones, Nokia is working on new models all the time. And if you want to upgrade to the newest product, with all the latest features, no-one could blame you! But you need to work out what to do with your used mobile phone. You can’t just throw it in the bin –  its battery releasing all manner…