MobileMuster is the product stewardship program of the mobile phone industry and is accredited by the federal government. It is voluntarily funded by all of the major handset manufacturers and network carriers to provide a free mobile phone recycling program in Australia to the highest environmental standard. The program is committed to raising awareness and educating the community on why it is important to recycle.
“Climate Active certification is just one of the steps we are taking to play our part in reducing our impact.”
Type of certification
How long have you been certified carbon neutral?
Since November 2020.
Why are you carbon neutral?
The mobile phone industry is committed to reducing our environmental footprint and carbon emissions. The industry takes responsibility for their products throughout their lifecycle. Climate Active certification is just one of the steps we are taking to play our part in reducing our impact.
What are the anticipated benefits of your carbon neutral certification?
We hope going carbon neutral will inspire other product stewardship programs and our partners to take action on climate change.
What offset project do you support?
A wind farm project in Taiwan.
Why did you choose this project?
We chose the project based on its sustainability and the benefits it generates from tackling the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals related to clean energy, economic growth and climate action.
How can consumers support you?
Consumers can support us by recycling their mobile technology when it reaches the end of its life and sharing the message with their community.
What else are you doing to reduce emissions?
We will continue to improve our operations and look for opportunities to reduce our emissions through better use of technology and working with our partners to have a positive impact.
We are passionate about educating more Australians on how to responsibly reuse and recycle their mobile technology which will also result in reducing emissions directly.
What advice would you give to a business considering certification?
Going through the certification process has been an educational journey for our team and provided an opportunity for us to learn more about our impact and how we can make a positive difference.