How to Save The World...One Cellphone at a Time

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Tim Ferriss, author of The 4-Hour Workweek put together a logical plan of action for bringing cellphone recycling to the U.S. over on his blog. However, it requires the collective effort of all of you to make this happen. The idea is this—if we lobby enough executives in companies responsible for cellphone manufacturing and distribution, asking for a plan of action, eventually some of these people will reply and will publicly pledge to consider it. As an incentive, Ferriss is giving away free stuff to the best responses posted by June 1st? Sounds good to me... but then again, I'm a huge fan of this stuff. Get all the details over at Tim's blog. [Tim Ferriss]



I've always sold unused cell phones on ebay, even ridiculously outdated ones. The real problem it seems, are all those CRT monitors and tv's that are too expensive to ship to a second hand buyer and end up in the fills, or that little kid's living room.