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Every year, more than 1 billion of smartphones are produced in the world. Where do the old ones go to? Mostly, to landfills, dumping toxic material into the environment, destroying the water table and the ozone layer.
And why does this happen? The difficulty of updating the devices is one of the main reasons, as well as the maintenance.
The planned obsolescence is one of the factors that are destroying our planet. It is time to change that!
LEAF is a true “smart phone” that promotes the conscious consumption with the reuse of its interchangeable parts.
Pontificia universidade catolica
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil