No one can deny that the breakthroughs in technological development over the past few years have been nothing short of incredible. The technology that is now readily available at finger tips could only have been dream of less than a decade ago, and who is to say that in another ten years further developments will not have surpassed what we can only imagine today. However, as the saying goes, everything comes at a price and not just in terms on money. In our eagerness to develop and possess the latest technology we leave behind us a trail of gadgets that no longer live up to our desired standards. Our depletion of the Earth’s resources far out exceeds our use of recycled materials, which is rather worrying. This infographic explores the ways which we can use our dwindling resources more efficiently.