#Apple Expected To Accept Any Old Cell Phones For #Recycling via @sustainablog

I always take the easiest route when it comes to recycling my old cell phones : I leave it with the retailer from which I’ve bought a new one. If you want more value than convenience, though, your options are about to expand: appleinsider reports that Apple plans to expand its Reuse and Recycling Program to include non-iOS phones. Yep, if you’ve got a Blackberry, an Android, or a Windows smartphone, you can still trade it in for an Apple Store gift card. No details yet, but look for them in coming weeks. The hypothesized rationale? Apple’s upping its game against Android, and wants to incentivize users of the Google OS to switch to iPhone. Got any more insight into this expected change to the program? Share it with us… In other news from the waste space: Recycling K-Cups into Cement: We’ve dug into the massive amounts of waste created by single-serve coffee makers , and at...

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