Level 1: Cadet

Old mobiles

Can someone please tell me what happens to all the mobile traded under the "new phone feeling" or those returned at end of lease?

I am curious if they go to landfil, charities or are they available for purchase somewhere? 


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Re: Old mobiles

Unless you worked in Telstra logistics, any answer is an educated guess. I'm reasonably sure that they are bought by the same company Apple use for trade-off. I believe that they export them.
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