European Standard Phone Charger Law: Pro and Cons

European Standard Phone Charger Law: Pro and Cons

A powerful image, but one that does not represent today’s phone world

The European parliament is pushing to have phone manufacturers use a single type of charger for all mobile phones. According to some institutions, this would reduce the Euro electronic waste by 51000 tons and it would basically put an end to a rather stupid situation where consumers have to buy proprietary chargers each time they get a new handset (this doesn’t happen much these days…). It would also make it convenient to charge phones in many places including friends homes, office and possibly public spaces. (more…)

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