Eco-Friendly Cell Phones

sony_ericsson_greenheart_c901_naite-430x480Technology is always changing, and I love the fact that they now have solar-powered and eco-friendly cell phones. If you are looking for ways to be more on the green side, check out these phones and see if one of these beauties fits your needs.

Samsung’s Blue Earth Phone – In an attempt to help consumers be more eco-friendly, Samsung has come up with the Samsung Blue Earth, a pebble-shaped, solar-powered touchscreen phone. The Blue Earth is free from harmful substances such as beryllium and phthalates, and is made out of recycled water bottles.

Sony Ericsson GreenHeart – The GreenHeart™ is a full concept with all life cycle in mind it includes features such as bio-plastic housings, recycled plastic keypads, zero charger with 3.5mW standby power, HTML based e-manuals, a game style educational application ‘Ecomate’ and environmentally conscious packaging.

Motorola MOTO W233 Renew – The first certified Carbonfree cell phone on the market. Through an alliance with Carbonfund.org, Motorola offsets the amount of energy required to manufacture, distribute and operate the phone.

Nokia 3110 Evolve – Nokia’s first eco-friendly phone! It’s made with 50% renewable material and the packaging is made with 60% recycled material. In addition, the charger is energy efficient! It uses 94% less energy than normal and automatically shuts off when fully charged. The screen is OLED which also reduces power usage. Talk about evolving.

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