RE:MOBILE phone collection results


Daily collection

Mobile phones are being collected every day by RE:MOBILE across New Zealand.

Over 790,000 mobile phones

Our most recent tally showed that over 806,000 mobile phones have been collected for reuse or recycling by RE:MOBILE since 2014.


144.5 tonnes of waste diverted

That’s 144.5 tonnes of handsets that have been saved from landfill.


That’s 311 tonnes of carbon dioxide that have been prevented from entering the atmosphere.

Over $226,400 raised

These phones have raised over $226,400 for Sustainable Coastlines which has helped them remove more than 1.7 million litres of litter from coastlines across Aotearoa!



You can help!

Help us recycle more mobile phones by donating your phone to RE:MOBILE now.


Average weight of mobile phone = 179.3g. Click here for source
Source for environmental benefit calculation: Mobile Muster
Click here to view a summary of quarterly results