MobileMuster's recycling achievements in 2015-16

Last Modified: Tue Nov 29 2016 10:46:08 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 1,027,897
    individual handsets and batteries collected during 2015-16 for recycling and material recovery.
  • 423,000
    handsets, weighing 31,699 kgs, collected.
  • 605,000
    phone batteries, weighing 16,525 kgs, collected.
  • 76,073 kgs
    of mobile phones, their batteries & accessories collected, up from 74 tonnes collected in 2014-15.
  • 73 kgs
    of precious metal recovered. Other material recovered includes: 1.7 tonnes of aluminium, 11 tonnes of steel, 4.3 tonnes of copper, 7.1 tonnes of plastic, 70 kgs cadmium, 280 kgs lead and 752 kgs cobalt.
  • 611 tonnes
    reduction in CO2 emissions.