What happens to your old mobile phones?

How many old mobile phones do you have stored away in drawers in your house? The story is all too familiar. You upgrade to the latest smartphone, and your old mobile becomes relegated to a ‘spare’, tucked away somewhere safe should your new phone break or get lost. But, the majority of times, that is where those old phones stay, unused and unloved, until they…

4 Things to remember before you recycle your phone

Currently in the UK there are more mobile phones than there are people. That means that there are a lot of unused handsets out there. But what can do you do with your unused, unwanted or broken handsets? You can help the environment and earn some cash by recycling your mobile phone. Mobile phones contain substances that could be extremely harmful to the environment or…

Be eco-friendly & recycle your phone

Recycling is a great way to make the most out of available resources while protecting the environment at the same time. As a society we are becoming more proficient at recycling, finding innovative uses for products that previously we disposed of. Whether it is crushing down aluminium cans and sorting paper from glass, recycling is now commonplace and a way of life. However, many people…

Why and How Mobile Phones get Recycled

Like most people these days, you may be quite aware of mobile phone recycling. Indeed, you may well know that it is quite possible to make quick, easy and sometimes even quite significant sums of money from sending off your unused Nokia, iPhone and Blackberry phones to us here at Mazuma Mobile. However, you may not know exactly why or how mobile phones get recycled…

British Recycling at its Best

There are relatively few things that we British could be considered to be truly world class at. Indeed, fields like sport, fiscal economics and international peace are hardly our strong points. However, there is one very important field in which Britain really does punch well above its weight – environmental awareness. Indeed, we Brits have grown to embrace our environmental responsibilities with great vigour over…

Out with the old and in with the new

The old saying ‘out with the old and in with the new’ is a good mantra to operate by. However, when it comes to mobile phones, you may find it’s simply a case of ‘in with the new’, meaning your old handsets pile up. These days, new and impressive phones are being released onto the market constantly and in your efforts to keep up with…