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Biodegradable Cell Phones

Sunday, January 25th, 2009

In our relentless quest for the newest, geekiest iPhone or other gizmo, we don’t typically consider the mountains of electronic trash accumulating as a result of technological obsolescence and the constant cycling of two-year service contracts. Je-Hyun Kim’s Natural Year Phone, which looks like a slim, grassy green brick with a built-in keyboard, is biodegradable and comes apart for easy recycling of the hardware when the device’s functional life is over.