Smartphones have taken the world by storm and their craze only seems to grow stronger. Every time a new phone is introduced into the market, the old phones are forgotten. Some people have this crazy urge to acquire any gadget that pops up, boasting of latest technology.
Whether it is useful to them or not, is the least of concerns. Smartphones are hugely popular among individuals of different age groups and work fields, because of the smart features, applications and services they offer. Everyone wants to own a smartphone or want to purchase the latest model in the line.
This pursuit for new phones is leading to the accumulation of several unused phones, lying around carelessly. Mobile phones when discarded incautiously or stored away in cupboards at home, can cause environmental pollution. They need to be recycled and reused, just like many other products.
People should be aware of the importance of recycling mobiles and be mindful of their safe disposal. This infographic presents the facts about the rise of smartphone usage and the significance of recycling.