World Wide Mobile Phone Growth

In the past decade, cell phones have become a leading source of communication in our society. Many of us rely on them to communicate on a daily basis as a main basic necessity and we are constantly looking to upgrade our handsets, as mobile functionality and technical features continue to improve.  Only 5 years ago [...]

An Avalanche of Toxic E-Waste

Thousands of tons of electronic waste hit landfills each year as users upgrade to new mobile phones and discard the old ones. According to British newspaper The Independent, there are already 11,000 tons of unused cellular phones in the United Kingdom that have not yet been disposed of. Most of these phones will eventually be [...]