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Excavation Wednesday - The Global iPhone

  • Gowanus E-Waste Recycling Warehouse 469 President Street Brooklyn, NY, 11215 United States (map)

“The iPhone is a symbol of American ingenuity, but it’s also a testament to the inescapable realities of the global economy.” The All American iPhone, MIT Technology Review, Konstantin Kakaes

Join the Lower East Side Ecology Center at the Gowanus E-waste Recycling Warehouse to delve into the life cycle of the iPhone and its components though disassembly and discussion of topics such as rare earth and conflict minerals, planned obsolescence, and e-waste dump sites.

Earlier Event: February 21
The Future of Waste in New York