MobileMuster's recycling achievements in 2016-17

Last Modified: Tue Nov 07 2017 05:19:00 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 1,060,00
    individual handsets and batteries collected during 2016-17 for recycling and material recovery. (1,027,897 in 2015-16).
  • 423,000
    handsets, weighing 31,699 kgs, collected.
  • 605,000
    phone batteries, weighing 16,525 kgs, collected.
  • 79.1 tonnes
    of mobile phones, their batteries & accessories collected, up from 74 tonnes collected in 2014-15 and 76 tonnes collected in 2015-16.
  • 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.