Environment Impact of Gadget Use (infographic)
Gadgets especailly mobile phones, laptops and tablets have become integral to our lifestyles over the past few years. Using and recharging these gadgets is like second nature to us and many of us don’t think about the effect our gadget habits could have on the environment – or our energy bills.
This infographic which is brought to you in partnership with the moneysupermarket.com energy comparison team highlights that 76% of people over-charge their mobile phones, 78% over-charge their tablet computers and 77% of people over-charge hand-held games consoles. This is a massive amount of energy that is being wasted every day. This infographic looks at how much damage over-charging your gadgets does to the environment, and also ways on how to dispose of your gadgets in an environmentally friendly way.
This infographic was brought to you in partnership with the moneysupermarket.com