TXO highlights £10m telco recycling opportunity

Telcos are sitting on a ‘goldmine’ of equipment assets and could generate significant extra revenues through recycling redundant hardware, according to TXO Systems, a UK-based telecom hardware asset management specialist.

Only 3% of consumers recycle mobile phones

Only 3 per cent of consumers worldwide recycle their old mobile phones, according to a study published by Nokia on Tuesday. The world’s biggest handset vendor also revealed that three quarters of mobile phone owners don’t even think about recycling their devices and nearly half are unaware that it is even possible to do so. […]