Three Steps to Phone Recycling Heaven

There are only three simple steps to follow when you sell Nokia mobile phones or recycle Blackberry phones with us here at Mazuma Mobile: Step One To get the ball rolling, simply enter the make and model of your handset in to our site’s 'Model Quick Search' feature and you will immediately see the amount of money your phone is valued to be worth. The…

High Tech Mobiles Boost Struggling Communities

Let’s say you’re a factory worker in somewhere like India or China. You’re likely uninterested in mobile phone apps that help keep tabs on calories or update you on the latest West End plays, but there are plenty of amazingly practical uses for that used mobile phone that’s found its way to your hands from a phone bank in the U.K or phone recycling Mazuma…

Make Your Green Choices Count

Going Green is about more than just occasionally flinging a magazine into the recycling bin at work. It’s about making real life changes that are conscious of things like global production processes, waste management, e-waste in the modern world etc. Sound a bit overwhelming? Don’t worry! All the best green things you can do tend to be about simple, regular changes and habits in your…

My First Mobile

It’s not really an age-old debate, but it’s certainly one parents around the world have endured over the past decade or so – when are kids old enough to have their own mobile phones? As parents of the mobile phone recycling industry we spend a lot of time answering client queries and researching all and sundry to do with new mobile phones, used mobile phones…

Don’t Trash, Get Cash!

There are heaps of disposable things in our lives. We choose to be proactive. Modern life can be tough to keep tabs on – does your laptop brand use minerals from unregulated mines? Is that packaging just shiny cardboard or cardboard with a layer of plastic? But that’s no excuse to put your blinkers on and ignore the whole roundabout of recycling! We’re all guilty…

Don’t Panic About Data

We recently read an article that claimed Aussie’s are putting off phone recycling because of a deep concern about personal data being inexpertly removed. Figures suggested around 65% of Aussies felt unsafe leaving their data removal needs in the hands of cash for mobiles companies due to a fear that their personal data could be accessed by a third party or even sold on. Here…

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…